COMPANY PROFILE

STEMISA stands for Sustainable Tourism Enterprise Management Institute Southern Africa which is registered as an NPO through CIPC.

MISSION

To transform lives of local communities through running capacity building activities, experiential tourism management programmes for Small, Medium and Emerging Tourism Enterprises (SMETEs) through a highly skilled, motivated and a professional team.

VISION

To be a best practice capacity builder and transformer of local lives in Africa through tourism.

OBJECTIVES

Strategic objective: To transform the lives of local communities in Southern Africa by targeting  Small, Medium and Emerging Tourism Enterprises (SMETEs) including Community Based Tourism Enterprises (CBTEs) by:

  • Building Sustainable Tourism business management skills (consumption and production practices) among SMETEs in Southern Africa
  • Improve the livelihoods of local communities through tourism
  • Exposure, understanding and peace among peoples of the world through experiential tourism
  • Ensure targeted SMETEs provide universal accessibility travel to all people regardless of gender, class and for people with different inabilities

ABOUT US

STEMISA stands for Sustainable Tourism Enterprise Management Institute Southern Africa which is registered as an NPO through CIPC. STEMISA works with Government Ministries, Tourism Boards, Funding Agencies, Regional and International Partners in Sustainable Tourism Development. STEMISA links private tourism operators, visitors and local communities in supporting sustainable tourism consumption and production practices.

STEMISA believes in Cooperate Social Responsibility where established business gives back to the communities not just through cash but by also creating value chains and opportunities for the locals, and contributing to poverty alleviation and improving the welfare of the local people. STEMISA works with fair trade conscious experts and volunteers interested to support or live within the communities across  Southern Africa.

Meet The Team

BOARD MEMBERS (NON-EXECUTIVES)

Simbarashe Mandinyenya

Simbarashe Mandinyenya

Chairperson

Palesa Tsiu

Palesa Tsiu

MR CUTHBERT NCUBE

MR CUTHBERT NCUBE

Vice Chairperson

Daniella Sachs

Daniella Sachs

Partnership Development

SECRETARIAT

Lovely Masoso

Lovely Masoso

Research Planning and Development Executive

Information Technology (I.T) (Outsourced)

Lucy Chetsanga

Lucy Chetsanga

Finance, Administrator and Resource Mobilization Executive

EXPERTS (RESOURCE PERSON)

DR. ZIVANAYI NYANDORO

DR. ZIVANAYI NYANDORO

Specialist in Quality Control and Development

MR. JAMES MACGREGOR

MR. JAMES MACGREGOR

Specialist in Tourism Quality Standards

MR. KWAKYE DONKOR

MR. KWAKYE DONKOR

Specialist in e-Learning, Marketing and Communications

NIKI GLEN

NIKI GLEN

NIVASHNEE NAIDOO

NIVASHNEE NAIDOO

DUNCAN PETALSON

DUNCAN PETALSON

PROFESSOR ERNIE HEATH

PROFESSOR ERNIE HEATH

PROJECTS AND SERVICES

SMETES

STEMISA works with SMETEs including the CBTEs across Southern Africa to manage the projects and capacitate the communities to achieve their goals

VOLUNTEERS

STEMISA works with volunteers from different countries to participate in different tourism projects.People from different countries are encouraged to

STUDENTS EXCHANGE PROGRAMS

STEMISA conduct student exchange programs to enable the students from different continents to interact and experience different cultures.

PARTNERS

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