Institutions and individuals may apply for membership.Every application for membership shall be submitted to the Secretariat of the Association through a prescribed membership application form for the approval of the Board of Directors.
CRITERIA FOR THE MEMBERSHIP
The membership of the Association is open to those:
- Individuals involved in tourism related teaching and research in institutions of the region.
- Institutions involved in the research of tourism related issues of the region.
- Institutions which possess established faculties conducting tourism related teaching.
COMMITMENT OF MEMBERS
Provide where possible financial, technical, infrastructural and human resources in support of research activities.
Assist the Secretariat and the Board of Directors on relevant issues when called upon.
Assist, where possible, the secondment/exchange of faculty members/experts who may be involved in joint research projects or any other relevant activities.
Facilitate the dissemination of materials and publications produced under the auspices of the Association.
Secure the support of the public and private sectors for the programmes and activities of the Association.
Authorize eminent administrators or faculty members to serve in the Association’s Secretariat or Board of Directors when nominated/elected.
Extend full support and cooperation to experts and researchers engaged in programmes and activities undertaken on behalf of the Association.