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Tourism as a Force for Political Stability

While there is substantial literature investigating the economic benefits of tourism for countries, less literature delves into the political benefits of tourism. In this paper, published by UNWTO, the authors investigate the issue of political conflict and the theoretical reasons that it is believed that tourism should lead to peacebuilding and
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A new website for GreenDreamCompany!

The last few weeks our team has worked very hard towards a new and improved website. This website has a totally new look and provides more information on Our challenge (what are we working on?) our Ubuntu philosophy (what drives us in our work?) and furthermore we explain which different
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Super Achiever Award for GreenDreamCompany

CEO and co-founder of GreenDreamCompany, Leontine van Hooft, was honoured to receive a Super Achiever Award in the sector Leisure, Hospitality & Tourism at the World Women Leadership congress on the 17th of February 2017 in Mumbai, India. GreenDreamCompany is receiving the Sector Super Achiever Award in the category ‘Multi Value
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New website and logo for Ubuntu Impact Investments

The team of our private investment company Ubuntu Impact Investments (UII) has worked very hard to introduce a new website.  On this website you can find information on the following topics: What is the story about Ubuntu Impact Investment? Portfolio: what are we working on? Impact investing: how does it work? Trends
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How can Tourism create impact?

Creating real impact through Tourism According to an Oxford Analytics study, tourism is a big contributor to worldwide employment, providing one out of every 11 jobs. Furthermore, it can bring together a diverse community of small businesses and service providers such as food suppliers, tour guides and landscapers. In a video
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In the media: Dutch firms explore investment opportunities in tourism sector (Rwanda)

Representatives of several Dutch companies interested in the tourism sector visited Rwanda in January 2016 to identify viable investment opportunities. New Times, January 24, 2016   Representatives of several Dutch companies interested in the tourism sector are in Rwanda to identify viable investment opportunities. The companies, led by GreenDreamCompany, a Dutch group that specializes
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Establishment of Ubuntu Impact Investments

After almost 10 years of doing business in Africa the founders of GreenDreamCompany have decided to establish Ubuntu Impact Investments: an impact investment company in the leisure & tourism industry, focused on emerging markets and with an innovative and sustainable investment model. Promoting economic growth by financing private sector initiatives Ubuntu Impact
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