TRAIN & TRAVEL is a local tourism non-profit which gives women the opportunity to participate in training courses which engage them in tourism.
The founder of TRAIN & TRAVEL, Bénédicte, has created a niche as a capacity developer so that communities can offer innovative solutions that generate income through tourism.
Since 2017, the non-profit has trained over 50 young women to work or invest in community and solidarity tourism. It is the first non-profit in Côte d’Ivoire that offers opportunities in sustainable tourism to young women.
TRAIN & TRAVEL hosted over 350 travelers from 20 different countries. Travelers who participate in our tours experience local life, local cuisine and off the beaten track sites places in Côte d’Ivoire.
Project objective: contribute to the economic empowerment of women and the sustainable development of the community of Villages in the commune of Attécoubé through community tourism activities and eco-tourism in Côte d’IvoireContribuer à l’autonomisation économique des femmes et au développement durable de la communauté des Villages de la commune d’Attécoubé à travers des activités de tourisme communautaire et l’éco-tourisme en Côte d’Ivoire.
The project team