Acorn was commissioned to identify how the growth of tourism in Zanzibar was being constrained and what steps were required to address these issues in order to develop the industry moving forward.
Following extensive consultation with ZATI members, the major constraints were grouped into three distinct categories of Supply of Goods; Training and Education; and Infrastructure, Services and Utilities. Each category was extensively researched to assess:
The report identified a number of priority actions that were segmented into private-led initiatives, public-led initiatives and private-public led initiatives. The importance of the public-private sector was highlighted as significant to Zanzibar’s longer-term growth, and a PPP Code of Conduct presented with a 7-Point Pledge to be agreed by all members.