Building Economic Sustainability through Tourism Project

Newsletter

Congratulations to As-Salt! This month As-Salt officially became Jordan’s first distinctive destination and stakeholders will work to develop its tourism potential over the coming year to attract...
USAID BEST assisted the Jordan Trail Association in bringing outdoor adventure specialist and author David Landis to Jordan to hike the trail and help JTA gather data for a potential guidebook. The...
USAID BEST supported the Jordan Trail Association in welcoming the first two to complete the entirety of the Jordan Trail in one go.  The Jordan Handicraft Market, which began as part of the...
The first of JETT’s new routes and tours to link passengers to tourism sites around the county and improve the tourism experience has launched; the Madaba City Bus Tour now operates on a daily...
As the summer draws to an end, things are gearing up for significant developments within Jordan’s tourism sector. The five cities nominated to take part in the Distinctive Destinations Program,...
It’s a busy summer this year with plenty of activities on offer for Jordanians and visitors alike, including a number of concerts by local, Arab and international artists at the Citadel Festival and...
The USAID Building Economic Sustainability through Tourism Project (BEST) extends its congratulations to Her Excellency Lina Annab on her new position as Minister of Tourism and Antiquities. At the...
The USAID Building Economic Sustainability through Tourism Project (BEST) is supporting a number of exciting initiatives that aim to help Jordan’s tourism sector address existing challenges and...
USAID Building Economic Sustainability through Tourism Project (BEST) supported the “Rebounding from Crisis” tourism conference that took place in March during which the project discussed ways...
The USAID Building Economic Sustainability through Tourism Project (BEST) awarded two grants that aim to foster adventure tourism by developing the national Jordan Trail and promote Jordan as the...