Kenya Elephant Sanctuary Breaks Down Stereotypes, Redefines Wildlife Management
Northern Kenya's Reteti elephant sanctuary makes it clear that it doesn't want to provide indefinite pachyderm parenting to those it's caring for.
In fact, the sanctuary notes its goal is to see the weighty orphans that it's nurturing eventually returned to their own kind, becoming part of a... more ›
FEAST: Growing Indigenous Food Tourism in Ontario (FEAST) is being launched by Indigenous Tourism Ontario (ITO) with a vision of establishing Indigenous foods and foodways as integral parts of Ontario's identity.
Over a two-year period, ITO worked with partners across the province to develop... more ›
Tourism stakeholders across Africa have just one month to get their entries in for the WTM World Responsible Tourism Awards 2021, which for the first time has introduced regional awards, including Africa, India, Latin America and the rest of World.
This year, all the Gold winners will have a... more ›
With the help of its employees like Ameena Youssef and others, Air Canada continued to support communities in need across the country for various causes throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. This is one example of many other actions and accomplishments outlined in Air Canada's 2020 corporate... more ›
The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) and Planeterra have joined forces to support community tourism in CTO member countries.
The strategic partnership aims to scale up community tourism throughout the Caribbean with the goal to enhance the social, economic and environmental well-being of... more ›
Campaign Advocates Improving Access To COVID-19 Vaccinations
Intrepid Travel has a new campaign to advocate for the safe return of international travel and improve equal access to COVID-19 vaccinations around the world. Current data shows only 0.3% of doses worldwide have been administered in low-income countries, a number that the tour operator says... more ›
Expedia Group Brands Unite To Bolster UNICEF’s Global Vaccination Efforts
Expedia Group and its family of brands –Expedia, Hotels.com, Vrbo, Orbitz, Travelocity, Hotwire, ebookers and CheapTickets – have launched a joint program that calls on travellers to join in an effort to help safely re-open the world, one trip and one shot at a time.
Beginning Aug 5... more ›
CHTA, The Nature Conservancy Strengthen Partnership
To promote sustainable tourism throughout the Caribbean and bolster its efforts to keep the region's waters healthy and thriving, the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) is strengthening its collaboration with The Nature Conservancy (TNC).
CHTA's acting Chief Executive Officer and... more ›
Maple Leaf Adventures is offering Canadians a rare opportunity to experience one of its Great Bear Rainforest expeditions that typically sell out up to a year or more in advance.
The trips take only a limited handful of people into the remote wilderness onboard Cascadia (an... more ›
The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has launched a major new report which signals how the global travel and tourism sector can help eradicate human trafficking.
Released with support from the Carlson Family Foundation, the report builds on WTTC’s Human Trafficking Taskforce,... more ›