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

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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...

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Water Stewardship for Hotel Companies

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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...

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ITP's Principles on Forced Labour

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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...

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

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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...

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Webinar 1. World Heritage & Tourism in a changing...

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Moderator: Helena Rey (UN Environment) Speakers: Peter Debrine (UNESCO World Heritage Centre), Adam Markham (Union of Concerned Scientists) The webinar discussed the need to improve collaboration with national multi-stakeholder networks to build resilie...

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Tourism 2030 - Portal for Sustainable & Responsible...

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Destinations, businesses and tourism intermediaries can use the Tourism 2030 site to develop tourism products & services in line with the 2030 Goals. The sustainable tourism development portal brings together a global knowledge & innovation community of touris...

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Online Certificate Course on Sustainable Tourism...

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Through a partnership between the Foundation for European Sustainable Tourism (FEST), Jlag and TrainingAid, the PM4SD (Project Management for Sustainable Development) professional training is made available as facilitated online courses. PM4SD is an internatio...

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Forum on Sustainability in Tourism and Hospitality in...

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Swisscontact, the Myanmar Responsible Tourism Institute (MRTI) and the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GTSC) have jointly organized the first-ever “Forum on Sustainability in Tourism and Hospitality in Myanmar” in Yangon, Myanmar (March 29-30, 2017), a...