On May 15th 2013 at the PPAO Council meeting room, Advisor to PPAO – Mr.Jirasak Totip presided over a meeting regarding Phuket’s community tourism management. Present at the meeting were Phuket Farmers Council, representatives from Phuket Tourism and Sports Office and both public and private agencies.
The meeting was arranged with the aim of preparing a training program to improve the personnel involved in Phuket’s Community Tourism. The program, entitled “Assessment of attention, creating understanding and preparedness for the development of community agro-tourism” is being held from 21st – 23rd May 2013, at the Phuket Garden Hotel. It is expected that there will be around 100 participants attend the training consisting of leaders of community tourism areas, members of the community tourism sector, members of Phuket’s Farmer Council and members of other agencies related to community tourism.