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Providing public and environmental health support to the tourism industry in Tonga

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ESR works in partnership with the Tongan Ministry of Commerce, Tourism and Labour and the Tongan Ministry of Health to provide public and environmental health support to the tourism industry in Tonga. 

This Healthy Tonga Tourism project is a New Zealand Aid Programme funded collaboration, and has produced guides for tourist accommodation businesses based on ESR expertise.

Guide to Safe Rainwater Harvesting for Tourist Accommodation Businesses in Tonga

This guide is designed as a training and reference resource for health inspectors, Tonga Mark assessors and accommodation business owners to enable them to identify risks to providing safe drinking-water and to plan appropriate improvements.

Guide to Safe Rainwater Harvesting [PDF, 800 KB]

Guide to Controlling Mosquito-borne diseases for Tourist Accommodation Businesses in Tonga

This guide is designed as a training and reference resource for health inspectors, Tonga Mark assessors and accommodation business owners to enable them to identify risks to providing physical surrounds free from these disease-carrying insects and to plan appropriate improvements. The guide is equally useful for communities, schools, churches and other settings that host guests.

Guide to Controlling Mosquito-borne Diseases [PDF, 1.2 MB]

Guide to Food Safety and Hygiene for Tourist Accommodation Businesses in Tonga

This guide is designed as a training and reference resource for health inspectors, Tonga Mark assessors and accommodation business owners to enable them to identify risks to providing safe and hygienic food storage and preparation and to plan appropriate improvements. The guide is equally useful
for communities, schools, churches and other settings that provide food to guests.

Guide to Food Safety and Hygiene [PDF, 2.4 MB]

For more inforamtion, contact ESR scientist Jan Gregor.