Barbara Schott has a degree in International Tourism
Management and has been working for the past 4 years in Myanmar in particular in the field of private sector and responsible tourism planning and development. Barbara is an associate with Tourism Transparency. Her recent work includes facilitating community-based tourism development, supporting communities and small-scale tour operators and guides to develop new products, setting up successfully a CBT Network group with involvement of private and public sector and NGOs, providing advocacy on responsible tourism developmen t (Dos and Don’ts for tourists booklet) and legal framework (e.g. for licensing), developing ecotourism management plans for protected areas etc.