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SATSA is a member-driven, non-profit association representing the private sector. SATSA offers the inbound tourism industry unequalled opportunities for networking, and represents: transport providers, tour operators, destination management companies, accommodation suppliers, tourism brokers, adventure tourism providers, business tourism providers and tourism services providers.SATSA members have to conform to the highest standards in the tourism industry, which are checked annually. SATSA members are bonded, providing a financial guarantee of deposits held against the involuntary liquidation of a SATSA member. The SATSA logo is a guarantee to travellers of quality in tourism, and is highly prized. SATSA has a daily impact on tourism in Southern Africa through its lobbying activities.
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Founded in 1987, the Southern African Association for the Conference Industry (SAACI) is a Section 21 Company and is the umbrella body of the conference and meetings industry of South Africa and is dedicated to maintaining and improving its levels of efficiency and professionalism. Its members consist of Professional Conference Organisers (PCO’s), Destination Management Companies, Event Management companies, hotels, conference venues, etc.SAACI is recognised as the official body and mouth-piece of the conference industry by SA Tourism and government. This will be the 21st SAACI annual congress and exhibition.
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ATTA Logo The African Travel & Tourism Association is a trade association that promotes tourism to Africa from all corners of the world. Recognised as the Voice of African Tourism, Atta serves and supports business leaders in Africa representing the elite buyers and suppliers of tourism product across 22 African countries. With over 530 members, Atta acts as Pan-Africa’s largest network of tourism product covering not only accommodation, transport and travel specialists in Africa, but a formidable selection of tour operators, representation and PR companies in Europe, USA and worldwide promoting tourism to Africa.
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abc The Regional Tourism Organization of Southern Africa (RETOSA) is a Southern African Development Community (SADC) institution responsible for tourism growth and development. In part, the aims of RETOSA are to increase tourist arrivals to the region through sustainable development initiatives, improved regional competitiveness, and effective destination marketing.
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