Tu-MoDeLo: Turismo – Motor de Desarrollo Local

picto-initiative
This Project proposes a concerted, interinstitutional effort to leverage the power of the tourism sector as an engine for rural development through sustainable, local purchasing of agricultural products.
Fundecooperación para el Desarrollo Sostenible
Sustainable Tourism Sustainable Tourism

Sustainable Tourism Forum and Training, Yangon, Myanmar...

picto-initiative

The GSTC has partnered with the Vocational Skills Development Program of Swisscontact (the Swiss Foundation for Technical Cooperation) the Myanmar Responsible Tourism Institute (MRTI) and Thant Myanmar to jointly organize the second Forum on Sustainability in...

Vocational Skills Development Program of Swisscontact (the Swiss Foundation for Technical Cooperation)
Sustainable Tourism Sustainable Tourism

Promotion of the GSTC Criteria and its implementation

picto-initiative

The GSTC Criteria serve as the global baseline standards for sustainability in travel and tourism. The Criteria are used for education and awareness-raising, policy-making for businesses and government agencies and other organization types, measurement and eva...

Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC)
Sustainable Tourism Sustainable Tourism

Global Sustainable Tourism Conference 2018 in Maun,...

picto-initiative

The annual GSTC Conference, the Global Sustainable Tourism Conference 2018 (GSTC2018), addressed topics based on the Kasane Call to Action to accelerate sustainable consumption and production (SCP): • Achieving Sustainable Destination Management • Certif...

Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC)
Sustainable Tourism Sustainable Tourism

Herost, digital platform offering a fair P2P...

picto-initiative

Herost is a new initiative developed by Millennium Destinations, in partnership with GreenBIM Engineering, as a digital platform offering a fair P2P marketplace for co-creating, sharing and promoting transformative community-based experiences between local hos...

Millennium Destinations
Sustainable Tourism Sustainable Tourism

=Khoadi-//Hôas Conservancy Receives Global First...

picto-initiative

In a global first for Namibia, =Khoadi-//Hôas Conservancy has been recognised as one of the world’s Top 100 sustainable destinations! The 4th annual Sustainable Destinations Global Top 100 award winners were announced by Green Destinations – a destination...

Namibian Association for CBNRM Support Organisations
Sustainable Tourism Sustainable Tourism

Water Stewardship for Hotel Companies

picto-initiative

Countries forecast with the highest water stress in the coming years are also amongst those with the greatest tourism growth, putting hotel companies at the forefront of current and future water challenges. This document bridges the gap between local water...

International Tourism Partnership
Sustainable Tourism Sustainable Tourism

The Destination Water Risk Index

picto-initiative
The Index is designed to provide evidence and rationale to prioritise water conservation in capital allocation, development and renovation decisions, and operational focus in top risk destinations.
International Tourism Partnership
Sustainable Tourism Sustainable Tourism

ITP's Principles on Forced Labour

picto-initiative

The ability of workers to move freely should not be restricted by their employer through abuse, threats and practices such as unlawful retention of passport and valuable possessions. Fees and costs associated with recruitment and obtaining employment should...

International Tourism Parntership
Sustainable Tourism Sustainable Tourism

The GSTC Destination Criteria revision underway

picto-initiative

The GSTC Criteria for Destinations (GSTC Destination Criteria) is going under revision and is open for public consultation. The GSTC Criteria serve as the global baseline standards for sustainability in travel and tourism. They are the result of a worldwide...

Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC)
Sustainable Tourism Sustainable Tourism

Webinar 7. Tourism and sustainable food management, 20...

picto-initiative

Objectives: The three objectives of the webinar were to: - Provide examples of methodologies for management of food & beverage value chains in the tourism industry; - Discuss benefits of food waste prevention; - Present approaches to integrate small, local...

France, Ministry of ecological and solidarity transition
Sustainable Tourism Sustainable Tourism

Webinar 5. Management of coastal and mountain tourism...

picto-initiative

The discussions focused on effectively linking local, national and international measures to facilitate the sustainable management of costal and mountain tourism areas. The importance of adaptation and mitigation measures for the sustainable management of thes...

France, Ministry of Ecological and Solidarity Transition
Sustainable Tourism Sustainable Tourism

Webinar 4. Tourism transition at destination level:...

picto-initiative
The webinar highlighted the need for involving a wide range of stakeholders, including local communities and civil society members, and developing a bottom-up communication channels in establishing long-term sustainable solutions for tourism development.
France, Ministry of Ecological and solidarity transition
Sustainable Tourism Sustainable Tourism

Webinar 3. Sustainable mobility as leverage of...

picto-initiative

The discussion was centered around mobility and tourism - two highly interconnected areas in the decarbonisation efforts. The webinar underlined the role of multi-modal transportation and the shift from aviation to rail transportation in reducing carbon footpr...

France, Ministry of ecological and solidarity transition
Sustainable Tourism Sustainable Tourism

Webinar 2. The Paris Climate Change Agreement and its...

picto-initiative

The webinar focused on the Paris Agreement, adopted by 190+ countries in Paris, December 2015, which aims to ¨hold the increase in the global average temperature to well below 2 °C above pre-industrial levels and to pursue efforts to limit the temperature...

France, ministry of ecological and solidarity transition
Sustainable Tourism Sustainable Tourism