New strategy to integrate the tourism activity in the city plan to meet the SDGs. Based in a taylor made dashboard to support the Observatory for sustainable tourism, the strategy will develop an action plan determined by the stakeholders.
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Greenpositive is a sustainable initiative created within the framework of FECEI, the National Federation of Language Schools in Spain which on 21st June 2019 launched its own sustainability policy. https://fecei.org/iniciativas/greenpositive/
FECEI holds together 500 private centres in Spain thus having a direct reach of more than 75,000 students aswell as sponsors,stakeholders and international collaborators.
The Hotel Institute of Technology of Spain (ITH) has developed and implemented its Sustainable Tourism Model, created with the objective of bringing a series of specific actions and measures to tourist accommodations to help them achieve sustainability objectives, as well as reducing the environmental and social impact of tourism.
Subsequently, ITH's Sustainable Tourism Mode, supported by the Spanish Secretary of State for Tourism, has implemented it in the iSave Hotel platform
In January 2019, the Balearic Autonomous Government passed a law banning single-use plastics, one step ahead of the similar EU Directive.
The law prohibits the following single-use products as of 1.1.2021: Lightweight plastic bags,
Plastic dishes (coated disposable trays, plates, cutlery, drinking cups), Drinking straws,
Disposable razors, Disposable lighters, Cotton swabs, Lollipop sticks, Disposable wipes,
Single-use capsules for coffee, Disposable toners and cartridges
OCU, the Spanish consumer organization, publishes a list of over 400 sharing platforms to provide information to consumers about collaborative platforms, access economy and on-demand platforms. With this tool, OCU wants to provide information to consumers to identify useful digital platforms for their daily lives in six different sectors: hobbies, accommodation, crowdfunding, home, mobility and second hand.
El aumento de dióxido de carbono (CO2) en la atmósfera se considera una de las principales causas del calentamiento global. La fijación biológica de CO2 puede resolver el problema del calentamiento global. Las microalgas son sistemas de rápido crecimiento que pueden consumir grandes cantidades de CO2 para producir diferentes tipos de biomasa.
This symposium featured the public perception of dairy, health claims on dairy, public health nutrition, sustainable diets, mitigation of environmental impact and adaptation to climate change. It was an excellent opportunity to meet high-level representatives from dairy companies and other important stakeholders from all over the world.
ENERFUND project aims to enhance investments in refurbishment of buildings across Europe by developing a tool that rates and scores deep renovation opportunities. The tool is based on a set of parameters such as Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs), number of certified installers, governmental schemes running, quality of heating systems, etc. Find our more about buildings' energy efficiency in the 11 countries already mapped in the tool here https://app.enerfund.eu/
Weather and ocean streams makes difficult sailing in front of Northwestern Spanish coast, and most important maritime corridor left sunken resources along history. Each shipwreck has a story to be told; an opportunity lo link cultures around a commmon heritage; boats saliled from and to other countries. Coastal edifications and social development are part of those stories. Sunken resoruces are not visible, so we invited young students to investigate and ilustrate in comics some cases.
The project aims to combine messages to tackle food waste, encourage healthy and sustainable eating and encourage food waste recycling via the innovative campaign 'Small Change Big Difference. The strategic approach is to test, learn and develop the most effective messages, style and behaviour change interventions through a series of 3 waves. The TRiFOCAL London project is funded by the EU LIFE programme and managed by a partnership between WRAP, LWARB and Groundwork London.
Native Hotels promote accessible tourism, paying particular attention to ensuring accessible communication. Vibrating watches with alerts and messages for deaf customers or signage packs in Braille and embossed to facilitate the visually impaired a better stay in the hotel, its rooms and bathrooms. They have launched the most accessible web platform for the travel industry, that allows users with any kind of disability to browse the Internet even blowing, emitting a sound or touching any key.
Formación universitaria en turismo sostenible para el desarrollo de competencias profesionales orientadas a actividades de montaña, navegación, geoturismo y modelos hoteleros
La formación profesional para el turismo sostenible ha sido un objetivo de la Escuela de Ingeniería en Expediciones y Ecoturismo de la Universidad San Sebastián. Cada año las actividades incluyen, además de la docencia, proyectos de vinculación con el medio y para este año un equipo de estudiantes ha decidido recorrer más de 6.000 kms. de norte a sur del país en bicicleta para fomentar la cultura de la sostenibilidad a nivel nacional. Este proyectoemblemáticos se denomina Conserbici y se encuentra en desarrollo.