New website for the Swiss Commission for UNESCO

In the framework of a consolidation of the joint collaboration between USI and UNESCO (see the press release of September, 11),  in September 2017 the new website of the Swiss Commission for UNESCO (SCU) has been published online. In collaboration with the UNESCO Chair in ICT to develop and promote sustainable tourism in World Heritage […]

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Switzerland Travel Academy – The new platform is now online!

On Monday, April 3rd, Switzerland Travel Academy, the new eLearning platform of Switzerland Tourism, has been officially launched. The platform is addressed to international travel agents and tour operators, and aims at helping them better plan and market trips to Switzerland. The project has been promoted by webatelier.net in collaboration with eLab; specifically, eLab has been responsible […]

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Whacy Game app has been released

Whacy Game, the mobile app of Whacy (World Heritage Awareness Campaign for Youth), has been released. The app has been developed by eLab on a mandate of USI UNESCO Chair in ICT to develop and promote sustainable tourism in World Heritage Sites. Whacy Game is an educational game that allows you to test and improve your knowledge about […]

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One week to the start of the eTourism MOOC

“eTourism: Communication Perspectives”, the first MOOC of USI, promoted by the UNESCO Chair in ICT to develop and promote sustainable tourism in World Heritage Sites and developed by eLab, will start on October, Monday 5th, 2015. The course, fully free and open, will last 8 weeks, and will require approximately 3 hours study time per week. Among […]

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