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Planeterra Expands Board

Non-Profit Adds Five New Female Members

Planeterra Expands Board Planeterra has appointed five new members of their international Board of Directors. The new members were chosen for their commitment to community tourism, as well as for their experience in the fields of international development, conservation, and tourism. The new additions are also... more ›
Posted in Appointments, COVID-19, Responsible Travel

Jordan Puts Meaningful Travel On The Map

Jordan Puts Meaningful Travel On The Map More and more these days, discerning travellers are searching for more meaningful and impactful experiences and certainly Jordan provides them with an opportunity to take a deep dive into the country’s fascinating and diverse culture, connect with locals, and experience an authentic side of... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, News, Responsible Travel, Tourism Organizations

Taking Off To Net-Zero 

International Aviation Climate Ambition Reflects Airlines’ Net-Zero Goal

Taking Off To Net-Zero  IATA is welcoming commitments towards strengthening climate action made at COP26, and called on the global efforts to decarbonize aviation to be supported with practical, effective government policies. Management of international aviation’s climate commitments sits outside of the COP... more ›
Posted in Airlines, COVID-19, News, Responsible Travel

A Badge Of Sustainability

Booking.com Showcasing Sustainable Stays With New Initiative

A Badge Of Sustainability Booking.com has launched its Travel Sustainable badge -- a credible, globally relevant sustainability measure that will provide highly coveted information to travellers all over the world looking to make more sustainable travel choices. The badge is available to any kind of property that has... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Hotels, News, Resorts, Responsible Travel, Trends & Research

American Express GBT Unveils Low-Carbon Initiatives

American Express GBT Unveils Low-Carbon Initiatives American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) has launched a number of new initiatives to help clients achieve their carbon reduction targets and propel GBT on its own journey to net-zero by 2050. Green Compass – a new service developed by GBT’s consulting arm, Global Business Consulting... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, News, Responsible Travel, Travel Agents, Trends & Research

Indigenous Tourism Alberta Set For Third Annual Summit

Indigenous Tourism Alberta Set For Third Annual Summit Indigenous Tourism Alberta (ITA) will be hosting its third annual Alberta Indigenous Tourism Summit (AITS 2021) at the Grey Eagle Resort & Casino, located on the Tsuut’ina Nation in Calgary, Alberta from Nov. 24 to Nov. 26, 2021. AITS brings together up to 300 Indigenous tourism... more ›
Posted in Canada, COVID-19, Destinations, Events, News, Responsible Travel, Tourism Organizations

Intrepid Launches Largest Collection Of US Trips

Intrepid Launches Largest Collection Of US Trips Intrepid Travel has unveiled a collection of 38 new trips in the U.S. that will begin departing in 2022. The new collection is Intrepid’s most robust offering in the U.S. since its inception over 30 years ago. Each trip was designed to provide opportunities to forge meaningful... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, News, Responsible Travel, Tour Operators

Scotland Launches First UNESCO Trail

Scotland Launches First UNESCO Trail Scotland is now home to the world’s first UNESCO trail that brings together some of the destination’s iconic, diverse and culturally significant sites. With the addition of the UNESCO Trail, Scotland now has 13 place-based UNESCO designations, including World Heritage Sites, Biospheres,... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, Events, News, Responsible Travel, Tourism Organizations

Lindblad Releases Sustainability Guide

Lindblad Releases Sustainability Guide Lindblad Expeditions has released Sustainable Travel: A How-To Guide for Making a Positive Difference to the Planet to make it easier for travellers to learn about responsible travel and help make more informed decisions when picking a travel company. The company created the downloadable... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Cruise, Responsible Travel

Making An Impact

Conference On Sustainability Set For January 2022

Making An Impact The IMPACT Sustainability Travel & Tourism Conference is finalizing its program for January 2022, with resources and solutions to ensure tourism across Canada recovers with a focus on a more sustainable and regenerative future for the industry. Early on, Canadian Tourism: The Great... more ›
Posted in Canada, COVID-19, Destinations, Events, News, Responsible Travel, Tourism Organizations
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