RUES Hotel Selection
RHIM Case studies
of related topics to Sustainable Tourism Development:
Rues practical involvement toward Sustainable Tourism Development in Latin America since 1976; focuses on: Conversation Education Sustainable Development (CESD). All three topics are summarized in three case studies that can be viewed on our Web site, under the following links/sections:
First pioneer project: RUES Eco Lodge Village, Amazon Region, Ecuador. 1976
Design and development of the first environmental tourism project the "RUES Eco Lodge Village" in the Amazon Region, Ecuador in 1976: On 78 hectares of land - 70 hectares were almost of virgin land.
The 70 hectares of virgin land were designated as a "Private Nature Conservancy". And the other 8 hectares were used for the "RUES EcoLodge Village" coupled with environmental plantation of coffee and tropical fruits.
Assigned position: Owner-Manager and Developer
Second pioneer project: Integrated Environmental Hotel and Tourism Curriculum in Mexico. 1993- 1994
Design and implementation of Integrated Environmental Hotel and Tourism Curriculum at ITESM (Technical Institute of Superior Studies Monterey) for the Hotel and Tourism Study Programs (HTSP) of 9 Semester - at Campus Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico
Assigned position: Director of the HTSP
Third Pioneer Project: Environmental referral group system - "RHS EcoFriendly Hotels of Bolivia" 1994-1996
The launch of the first environmental hotel referral group was multifold:
position: Founder and Promoter
Eberhardt H. Rues - Founder and President