About Us

The Tourism Board

Tripartite Board

In the Service of the Filipino Tourism and Hospitality Professionals
We are a tripartite body composed of private organizations and institutions, the labor sector, and government agencies for the development of the country's tourism human resource capital.

Vision

We envision highly professional education, training, research & development institutions that are responsive to the competency needs and workforce requirements of the tourism industry by 2025.

Mission

To converge government, industry, education and training sectors in facilitating tourism human resource development.

Core Values

Transparency
Integrity
Balance
Focus
Innovation

Corporate Philosophy

  • Industrial training and manpower development should be industry led as they are the direct beneficiaries of training and manpower development
  • Government shall serve as catalyst support in putting forces together to fast track manpower development and initiating skills training in communities/associations through the provision of incentives.

Development Operations

  • Research
  • Catalyst of Support

Strategy

Establish and develop networks and linkages with relevant stakeholders to align "Conduct research on issues affecting Tourism Human Resource Development in different sectors"

Objectives

  • Competency Development
  • Meeting Standards
  • * LMI of DOLE = baseline
  • ** POEA
  • *** EGACE c/o TESDA

KPIs

  • Standards and Training
  • Membership
  • Linkages and Networking
  • Research and Publications

History

  • HRIB Established (1980)
  • SEC-Registered (1981)
  • Renamed TIBFI (1991)
  • Tourism Board (2022)

Tourism Industry Board Foundation Inc.

University of the Philippines - Asian Institute of Tourism
Commonwealth Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines

secretariat@tourismindustryboard.org
+63 2 9818500 ext 2799
+63 906 2955889