NEW YORK, NY – St. Eustatius and global non-profit, Sustainable Travel International, today announced the launch of their partnership to undertake a Rapid Sustainable Destination Diagnostic that will facilitate a focused assessment of St. Eustatius’ … June 12, 2013
Skal International Vice President, Karine Coulanges, is pleased to invite project submissions for the 2013 edition of the “Sustainable Development in Tourism” Awards.
Do not miss out on this opportunity to submit a project to highlight and share … April 26, 2013
“Green travel” is a term that a fast-growing number of travelers are identifying with as their preferred style of seeing the world. Often seen as a very broad term, the phrase encompasses several positive ideas. “Our selection of .travel as an integrated … February 19, 2013
LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe Certification announced collaboration with BookDifferent.com, the first hotel booking website indicating which of the hotels featured on their site are eco-labeled. BookDifferent.com presents more than 245,000 hotels … January 15, 2013
Everything that we do leaves a carbon footprint on this Earth, whether taking a flight to a beachside resort, washing your clothes, lighting your home, or enjoying a Sunday drive. As reports of the growing climate issue worldwide increase, the necessity … November 28, 2012
LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe today announced certification of the resort Half Moon on the northern coast of Jamaica. The resort achieved 82 percent compliance against the Green Globe Standard for Sustainable Travel and Tourism.
With a comprehensive … May 15, 2012
LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe Certification today launched its new sustainable travel website, www.greenglobe.travel . The site provides sustainable hotels, cruise ships, meeting facilities, tour operators, and attractions in the world’s most … April 24, 2012
San Juan County is the newest member of the International Council of Tourism Partners. San Juan County is located in the US state of Utah, where it is referred to as “Utah’s Canyon Country.” San Juan County encompasses an area of almost 8,000 square … February 4, 2012
“Green travel” is a term that a fast-growing number of travelers are identifying with as their preferred style of seeing the world. Often seen as a very broad term, the phrase encompasses several positive ideas. “Our selection of .travel as an integrated … December 16, 2011
Supported by the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Wednesday, November 9, 2011 is World Travel Market (WTM) World Responsible Tourism Day. It is an international day of awareness and action around responsible and sustainable tourism. More than 150 … November 9, 2011
LOS ANGELES, California - In line with Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts sustainability efforts, the Mövenpick Hotel Bahrain has recently been awarded Green Globe certification. It is the first time in the kingdom, that Green Globe has awarded certification … November 3, 2011
The International Council of Tourism Partners (ICTP) revealed today its new logo, graphically representing the organization’s objective, which shows there is strength when tourism destinations collaborate.
ICTP President Geoffrey Lipman commented … November 1, 2011
Everything that we do leaves a carbon footprint on this Earth, whether taking a flight to a beachside resort, washing your clothes, lighting your home, or enjoying a Sunday drive. As reports of the growing climate issue worldwide increase, the necessity … September 19, 2011
LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe Certification today launched its new Green Globe Solution Center. This online community is dedicated to all professionals in any business where sustainability is key to performance: www.greenglobe.com/solutioncenter/ … September 14, 2011
STAY WYSE ( www.staywyse.org/portal/page/portal/MenuSecSiteSTAYWYSE/ ), the WYSE Travel Confederation’s sector association representing the youth travel accommodation industry, has just launched its first Green Initiative Award to access the green business … August 3, 2011
LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe Certification congratulates architectural and planning firm OBM International on their appointment of Ms. Denaye Hinds as Director of Sustainability.
Mr. Guido Bauer, Green Globe Certification CEO, said, "We have … June 22, 2011
BRUSSELS - Professor Geoffrey Lipman, Director of Greenearth.travel and of beyond tourism, speaking at the World Environment Forum in Jeju, South Korea, called for a rethink and revamp of traditional travel and tourism education systems for the impending … February 23, 2011
The environmental practices of Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Krabi have been awarded Silver Certification by EarthCheck, the world’s leading sustainable travel and tourism certification organization.
The EarthCheck program is focused on maximizing … February 16, 2011
LOS ANGELES, CA - Drakensberg Sun Lifestyle Resort has been declared the 2010 winner for Best Single Resource Management Program – Energy, at the Imvelo Responsible Tourism Awards held recently in Johannesburg, South Africa. The dual-certified Heritage … December 2, 2010