Category Archives: What’s News

2017 HKWS Executive Development Programme in Hospitality


PATA Foundation is offering six sponsorships to attend the 2017 Hong Kong PolyU Winter School during December 4-16, 2017.

PATA Foundation Workshop

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Foundation Board of Trustees, PATA CEO and staff brainstormed at PATA Foundation Workshop in Sri Lanka in May. They will meet again for the next step of strategic review in Macao in September. The workshop was moderated by Mr Oliver

PATA Foundation Infographic 1985-2016


To date, PATA Foundation has contributed over US$1.3 million to 132 projects and 144 scholarships and sponsorships in over 38 countries since 1985.

The Black Hmong and a Different Way of Life


A group of Black Hmong women leave their traditional village to embark on a journey to the city of Hanoi, with the aim to promote their village and businesses to tourism companies.

2016 HKWS Executive Development Programme in Hospitality


The PATA Foundation announced the sponsorship recipients to attend the 2016 Hong Kong PolyU Winter School during December 5-17, 2016.

PATA Foundation Supports 8 Young Women in Hospitality Training through Bali WISE Program

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PATA Foundation announces the funding and support of 8 young women to study and train in hospitality, and tour and travel skills in 2016

2016 EDIT Programme


PATA Foundation announced the scholarship recipients to attend 2016 Executive Development Institute for Tourism (EDIT) Programme during June 6-17, 2016 at TIM School, University of Hawai’i .

The Black Hmong of Lao Chai Village

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This 6 minutes video is an introduction to the village of Lao Chai and the community of the Black Hmong.  It is part of a community tourism training project in the Sapa region of Northern Vietnam.  

PATA Foundation Charity Gala Dinner

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Join your friends at this entertaining night and help the PATA Foundation support deserving causes across the Asia Pacific region at Hong Zhu Shan Hotel, Leshan, China on Saturday April 25, 2015

Foundation’s video at the GTEF Farewell Dinner in Macau SAR

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3-minute video of PATA Foundation’s highlighted projects in Sapa, Vietnam and Siem Reap, Cambodia