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The African Pro-Poor Tourism Foundation, USA is organized exclusively for charitable, scientific and educational purposes; more specifically to use tourism as a strategic tool to alleviate poverty, promote gender equality, harness community conservation and help in the reduction of transmission of HIV/AIDS through tourism. Our vision, mission, objectives and core values form the pillar of our operations and are outline below.

Our Vision
"Prosperous and empowered rural communities enjoying improved living conditions as a result of community participation in community based tourism."

African Pro-poor Tourism Foundation is a charitable organization mandated to facilitate the usage of tourism as a strategic tool to alleviate poverty, promote gender equity and enhance sustainable development

Overall Objective
To make poverty history through the use of of tourism as a strategic tool to alleviate poverty in Africa.

Specific Objectives
1. Increase the potential for tourism to deliver pro-poor growth by offering significant benefits to the poorest people.
2. Improve the coordination between the efforts of various stakeholders in Kenya's travel and tourism industry in order to maximize the potential to support pro-poor tourism.
3. To introduce, develop, manage, and market pro-poor tourism in Sub-Saharan Africa.
4. To be a voice for pro-poor tourism in the media, tourism industry and government.
5. Conduct pro-poor tourism research to evaluate its potentials and constraints.
6. To do all things in furtherance of the above objectives

Our Core Values
1.Contribution to Society
2. Fairness and Honesty
3. Cooperation and Team Spirit
4. Untiring Effort for Improvement
5. Courtesy and Humility
6. Adaptability
7. Gratitude

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