Tu-MoDeLo: Turismo – Motor de Desarrollo Local

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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.
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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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The Destination Water Risk Index

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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.
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The GSTC Destination Criteria revision underway

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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...

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The business case for reducing food loss and waste:...

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This publication focuses on the financial business case for providers operating in hospitals, schools, sports arenas and other facilities for reducing food loss and waste. It looks at how to reduce this inefficiency in the catering sector.
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The business case for reducing food loss and waste:...

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Prepared on behalf of Champions 12.3, this new report finds a compelling business case for action on food waste prevention in hotels.One third of all food produced in the world is never eaten. This has tremendous economic, social and environmental consequence...

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Environmental labels transparently communicate...

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What is the environmental impact of a hotel? Guests at a growing number of hotels in France and Morocco are now able to see quantified information of the hotel’s ecological footprint through environmental displays. This initiative is led by the French Minist...

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Luang Prabang - Handle with Care

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Unsustainable tourism causes deterioration of the environmental, social, and cultural heritage of Laos. Particularly Luang Prabang as a UNESCO world heritage site is in danger and needs a more sustainable tourism. The project seeks to cultivate sustainable tou...

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Structuring a sustainable tourism circuit in the...

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Structuring a tourist circuit that allows increasing the flow of visitors to the destination region, integrating municipalities as a complete and diverse tourism product in the framework of sustainability
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Don't Waste, Eat! Food Waste Reduction Programme in...

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2018 recorded more than 350,000 annual tourist arrivals in Seychelles (NBS, 2018). With the support of Betterfly Tourism, the Seychelles Sustainable Tourism Foundation (SSTF) conducted preliminary research and found that food waste was on average 282g /meal wh...

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Sustainable Destination Alliance for the Americas...

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In 2014, The Bahamas embarked on the Sustainable Destination Alliance for the Americas initiative, funded by a matching grant from Royal Caribbean Cruise Ltd (RCL), working with its partner, Sustainable Travel International (STI). The initiative would assist...

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The BUFFET (Building an Understanding For Food Excess...

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The BUFFET (Building an Understanding For Food Excess in Tourism) Initiative is about bringing together a coalition of industry partners and PATA members to create and implement a campaign that challenges our industry, particularly the hospitality sector, to r...

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Integrated Rural Tourism Development

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Integrated Rural Tourism Development project offers an intervention strategy for the development of rural tourism in Armenia with the objective of creating sustainable income-generating opportunities as a supplemental income source to bring down the level of r...

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Risk Reduction and Livelihood Promotion of the Marine...

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The primary objective of the project is to demonstrate sustainable improvement in quality of life and a tangible reduction in vulnerability of fishing families through interventions that enhance incomes and improve habitat conditions. Primary objectives are...

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Next Tourism Generation Alliance

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The Next Tourism Generation Alliance (NTG) is the first European partnership and alliance for improving a collaborative and productive relationship between education and industry across 5 tourism and hospitality sectors including destination management organiz...

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