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An enormous tourism opportunity - or a disaster? 27/09/2017 An enormous tourism opportunity - or a disaster?

Published on Tuesday, September 26, 2017, in "Visions on Sustainable Tourism" On World Tourism Day …

Fair Trade & Sustainable Tourism 04/09/2017 Fair Trade & Sustainable Tourism

Many businesses and tour operators in the global tourism sector are committed to make their offer …

New EBBC Guide: EMAS and Biodiversity 17/05/2017 New EBBC Guide: EMAS and Biodiversity

“EMAS and Biodiversity: How to address biodiversity protection through environmental management …

Sustainable Tourism in Adriatic & Ionian Region 25/04/2017 Sustainable Tourism in Adriatic & Ionian Region

On the occasion of the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development 2017, the workshop

Berlin Declaration on “TRANSFORMING TOURISM” 13/03/2017 Berlin Declaration on “TRANSFORMING TOURISM”

Tourism in the Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development …

IYSTD2017: Germany Travel launches "Sustainable Travel" site 07/02/2017 IYSTD2017: Germany Travel launches "Sustainable Travel" site

GNTB is a Gold Partner for the “UNWTO Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development 2017” …

European ERASMUS project for Sustainable Tourism 15/12/2016 European ERASMUS project for Sustainable Tourism

Building a European Knowledge Alliance for Sustainable Tourism Within the framework of the EU’s …

Deutschland: Nachhaltige Tourismusdestinationen - jetzt bewerben! 24/11/2016 Deutschland: Nachhaltige Tourismusdestinationen - jetzt bewerben!

Seit 1. November können sich Destinationen in Deutschland online für den Bundeswettbewerb 2016/17 …

SECTEUR: What Climate Change information do you need? 08/11/2016 SECTEUR: What Climate Change information do you need?

Invitation to participate in the SECTEUR survey on climate information needs in the Tourism Sector …

100 Destinations Win Global Sustainability Competition 29/09/2016 100 Destinations Win Global Sustainability Competition

Ljubljana, 27 September 2016 The Sustainable Destinations Top 100 was unveiled for the second time …

Join the GGDD 27.-28.09. in Ljubliana! 13/09/2016 Join the GGDD 27.-28.09. in Ljubliana!

World celebrates green tourism in Slovenia On World Tourism Day, 27th September, a two-day …

EU Ecolabel: 782 certified tourism on the DestiNet Atlas 29/08/2016 EU Ecolabel: 782 certified tourism on the DestiNet Atlas

The EU Ecolabel for tourist accommodation and camp site services is meanwhile licenced to 782 …

GreenTravelMaps: starting with Germany 08/03/2016 GreenTravelMaps: starting with Germany

A new service for green destinations and certificates Travellers want to travel more green, …

28/01/2016: ETIS  and Accessible Tourism 12/01/2016 28/01/2016: ETIS and Accessible Tourism

The European Commission invites you to attend its conference on 'Managing and promoting sustainable

Season Greetings from ECOTRANS 18/12/2015 Season Greetings from ECOTRANS

"Paris: will it stop Tuvalu disappearing from the map?" * We probably will never visit Tuvalu, we …

Biodiversity: Checklists & Green Travel Map for Germany 25/09/2015 Biodiversity: Checklists & Green Travel Map for Germany

Download full press information in ENGLISH / in GERMAN Saarbrücken, 25th September 2015 Tourism …

Lošinj Hotels nominated for the prestigious world wellness award 24/09/2015 Lošinj Hotels nominated for the prestigious world wellness award

Lošinj Hotels nominated for the prestigious world wellness award Hotels Bellevue and Vitality Punta

European Parliament: Is Sustainable Tourism a trend in Europe? 04/05/2015 European Parliament: Is Sustainable Tourism a trend in Europe?

The European Parliament - Committee on Transport and Tourism (TRAN) invited some experts to get …

GSTC offers new programme for destinations 28/04/2015 GSTC offers new programme for destinations

The purpose of the program is to increase the capacity for destination managers and their key …

Quickfinder on Sustainable Tourism Certification worldwide 31/03/2015 Quickfinder on Sustainable Tourism Certification worldwide

Which certificate to choose? More than 170 certification programmes on sustainable tourism are …

German destinations: 86% expect significant importance of sustainable tourism 13/03/2015 German destinations: 86% expect significant importance of sustainable tourism

A nationwide, exclusive online survey conducted by mascontour GmbH in cooperation with ITB …

ITB: Launching Green Destinations’ Global Top 100 02/03/2015 ITB: Launching Green Destinations’ Global Top 100

A Global Platform of Ambitious Destinations The Green Destinations Community brings together …

DestiNet services expanded for Green Key 16/02/2015 DestiNet services expanded for Green Key

16.02.2015 30% of all German travelers want to travel environmentally friendly and socially …

Basquetour hosting the European Summer School 2015 12/02/2015 Basquetour hosting the European Summer School 2015

Basquetour, the host organization for the third "European Summer School in Leadership and …

Biodiversity Criteria for Tourism: Recommendations for standards, labels and awards 17/12/2014 Biodiversity Criteria for Tourism: Recommendations for standards, labels and awards

Tourism and Biodiversity ECOTRANS presents recommendations for sustainability labels and awards for

World’s first green destinations Top 100 10/12/2014 World’s first green destinations Top 100

Experts create the world’s first green destinations Top 100 For the first time, a Sustainable …

Biodiversitätskriterien: Empfehlungen für Labels und Awards 05/12/2014 Biodiversitätskriterien: Empfehlungen für Labels und Awards

GERMAN VERSION CSR und Biodiversität im Tourismus: ECOTRANS legt Empfehlungen für …

INSPIRECO CHALLENGE: image competition until 7th Oct 2014 25/07/2014 INSPIRECO CHALLENGE: image competition until 7th Oct 2014

Weave The Green Carpet of Isparta & win a trip! INSPIRECO project invites you to design your own …

Europe:How to become a Green Destination? 23/07/2014 Europe:How to become a Green Destination?

Green Destinations has announced a seminar series for destination in Europe: management officers, …

GreenHopping - travelling responsibly in Europe 14/05/2014 GreenHopping - travelling responsibly in Europe

Hopping all the way to sustainable tourism writes Valere Tjolle Dynamic young Brussels startup …

VISTAS! Cascais - nature by the med wins award 30/04/2014 VISTAS! Cascais - nature by the med wins award

Rare mix of nature, hivistas-cascais-story-visions-travelmole-30-april-2014 and culture destination

A Guide Through the Label Jungle on Travelmole 30/04/2014 A Guide Through the Label Jungle on Travelmole

On Wednesday 30th April, Travelmole published an article about the Guide Through the Label Jungle …

Algarve: Lagos - beautiful portuguese beach resort wins award 14/04/2014 Algarve: Lagos - beautiful portuguese beach resort wins award

"Lagos (Portugal), that has the QualityCoast Gold , and now a VISTAS! Award is a historic town …

VISTAS! Gozo - Eco Island by 2020 02/04/2014 VISTAS! Gozo - Eco Island by 2020

"Gozo will become a beautiful eco-island by 2020, supported by a keen and committed sustainable …

VISTAS! Show at ITB & Winners 2014 12/03/2014 VISTAS! Show at ITB & Winners 2014

VISTAS! Website   slides show   2 minutes video  full 77 minutes video Karmen Mentil (Alpine …

A guide through the tourism label jungle – updated and extended 10/03/2014 A guide through the tourism label jungle – updated and extended

A guide through the tourism label jungle – updated and extended Vienna, 6 March 214 The …

VISTAS at ITB: Show off YOUR destination 05/03/2014 VISTAS at ITB: Show off YOUR destination

VISTAS! 2014 sustainable tourism award event will include destinations from all over the world …

ECO Certification Malta Partners with DestiNet Services 05/03/2014 ECO Certification Malta Partners with DestiNet Services

Eco Certification Malta uses the DestiNet Market Place Service to show the locations of their …

Great Green Deal Partners with DestiNet Services 28/02/2014 Great Green Deal Partners with DestiNet Services

Great Green Deal uses the Destinet Market Place Service to show the locations of their certified …

Green Key partners with DestiNet Services 11/02/2014 Green Key partners with DestiNet Services

Green Key on DestiNet Green Key and the European Network for Sustainable Tourism Development …

EEN Newsletter # 5 16/01/2014 EEN Newsletter # 5

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ITB - Destinations for VISTAS: apply now! 15/01/2014 ITB - Destinations for VISTAS: apply now!

ITB Sustainable tourism destinations event to include green destination showcase Apply now to …

New European Toolkit Supporting Ecotourism Development 30/11/2013 New European Toolkit Supporting Ecotourism Development

ECOTRANS INFORMATION Saarbrücken, 29th November 2013 New European Toolkit Supporting Ecotourism …

QualityCoast with the GSTC criteria for Destinations! 18/11/2013 QualityCoast with the GSTC criteria for Destinations!

QualityCoast first to incorporate GSTC-D, the Global Sustainable Tourism Criteria for Destinations …

Travelife now in Croatia, Greece, Latvia and Poland 12/11/2013 Travelife now in Croatia, Greece, Latvia and Poland

Over 75 new Tour Operators engaged in Sustainability In Croatia, Greece, Latvia and Poland during …

European Ecotourism: Common understanding achieved 05/11/2013 European Ecotourism: Common understanding achieved

Europe comes together over the role of ecotourism in nature conservation and sustainable local …

Customer service for sustainable tourism 04/11/2013 Customer service for sustainable tourism

Consistent delivery of quality customer service is essential for profitable sustainable tourism …

DestiNet provides more transparency on sustainable tourism 02/11/2013 DestiNet provides more transparency on sustainable tourism

DestiNet provides more transparency in Sustainable Tourism Since 20 years ECOTRANS has been …

EEC2013: European Ecotourism Declaration!  07/10/2013 EEC2013: European Ecotourism Declaration!

The 2nd European Ecotourism Conference in Brashov/Romania was great! Work & exchange & experience …

South Pacific Regional Tourism Executive Training Programme 20/09/2013 South Pacific Regional Tourism Executive Training Programme

With the funding support of the EU and organised/hosted by the South Pacific Tourism Organisation …

Antarctic tourism is the best managed tourism in the world. 05/08/2013 Antarctic tourism is the best managed tourism in the world.

Noosa: After researching tourism in Antarctica for over two decades and visiting the continent 20 …

ECOTRANS gives insight to 50 leading labels worldwide 26/05/2013 ECOTRANS gives insight to 50 leading labels worldwide

"Sustainable Tourism Certification Worldwide", 50 labels 2014, in  English - German - French - …

German Award for Sustainable Tourism Regions goes to Uckermarck 18/05/2013 German Award for Sustainable Tourism Regions goes to Uckermarck

34 tourism destinations and regions participated at the German Award for Sustainable Tourism …

Ecolnet News 3: Networking Ecotourism in Europe 09/05/2013 Ecolnet News 3: Networking Ecotourism in Europe

New fact sheet: EMAS in the Tourism sector 06/05/2013 New fact sheet: EMAS in the Tourism sector

Turkey goes green! 21/03/2013 Turkey goes green!

Turkey's new Tourism Minister, Ömer Celik, promotes Turkey as a sustainable tourism destination …

ECOTRANS revealed both massive European networks and new green developments 21/03/2013 ECOTRANS revealed both massive European networks and new green developments

A packed and excited room awaited those scheduled to attend the ECOTRANS  workshop at ITB, being …

New Ecotourism e-tools available 17/03/2013 New Ecotourism e-tools available

You may know about the European ECOLNET project and the European Ecotourism Network - EEN, but did …

1993-2013: Happy Birthday ECOTRANS! 06/03/2013 1993-2013: Happy Birthday ECOTRANS!

At ITB 1993 the European Network for Sustainable Tourism Development ECOTRANS was founded. What has

European Tourism Indicators for Sustainable Destinations launched! 23/02/2013 European Tourism Indicators for Sustainable Destinations launched!

On 22 February the European Commission, DG Enterprise and Industry, launched the European Tourism …

Holidaying in Hurghada - a 'SICKE' Destination 20/02/2013 Holidaying in Hurghada - a 'SICKE' Destination

Horror in Hurghada, Egypt Anatomy of an Eco-Holiday by Gordon Sillence Tourism professionals also …

The new faces of responsible tourism in Asia Pacific 11/02/2013 The new faces of responsible tourism in Asia Pacific

After the world's leading natural history programme maker, Sir David Attenborough, presented Maggie

Travelife: First GSTC recognised standard for tour operators 31/01/2013 Travelife: First GSTC recognised standard for tour operators

Amsterdam, January 9, 2013 In presence of the Dutch Royal Princess Laurentien - the first Travelife

German Sustainability Award - winning destinations 2012: Freiburg, Neumarkt, Wunsiedel 15/01/2013 German Sustainability Award - winning destinations 2012: Freiburg, Neumarkt, Wunsiedel

The winning destinations in 2012 are: - Freiburg (larger city) - read the reasons why (German) - …

CSR Days Vienna: DestiNet for Destinations on 11 jan! 02/01/2013 CSR Days Vienna: DestiNet for Destinations on 11 jan!

Workshop "DestiNet for Destinations - from regional networking to international marketing" The CSR …

Seasons Greetings from ECOTRANS! 21/12/2012 Seasons Greetings from ECOTRANS!

Call for papers: Communities as part of sustainable rural tourism 18/12/2012 Call for papers: Communities as part of sustainable rural tourism

The International Conference on Community Tourism "COMMUNITIES AS A PART OF SUSTAINABLE RURAL …

New Toolkit for Knowledge Networking with DestiNet! 05/12/2012 New Toolkit for Knowledge Networking with DestiNet!

How to innovate for making tourism more competitive and sustainable? How to bring together your …

INSPIRECO: Isparta starts European Ecotourism project 10/11/2012 INSPIRECO: Isparta starts European Ecotourism project

The province of Isparta/Turkey starts a 2-years project with partners in Turkey, Greece, Slovenia, …

Jennifer Seif of FTTSA: Tour operators - pay fair prices and be transparent 18/10/2012 Jennifer Seif of FTTSA: Tour operators - pay fair prices and be transparent

Focus on sustainable tourism certifying Find out more about the Fair Trade in Tourism South …

FTTSA certified Tourism on the DestiNet Atlas 14/10/2012 FTTSA certified Tourism on the DestiNet Atlas

The Fair Trade in Tourism in South Africa certification programme hass mapped their 63 certified …

Monique Leffin of Ecolabel Luxemburg: tax airline fuel to make prices fair 10/10/2012 Monique Leffin of Ecolabel Luxemburg: tax airline fuel to make prices fair

Focus on sustainable tourism certifying Monique Leffin of the Luxemburg EcoLabel talks to Valere …

New on DestiNet: 40 Ecolabel Luxemburg businesses 05/10/2012 New on DestiNet: 40 Ecolabel Luxemburg businesses

Oekozenter Pafendall as coordination body of the Ecolabel Luxemburg has linked their 40 certified …

113 certificates on DestiNet - 13 standards recognised by GSTC! 12/09/2012 113 certificates on DestiNet - 13 standards recognised by GSTC!

The list of regional, national and international standards and certificates for sustainable and …

Austrian Ecolabel: integrate sustainable development in touristic education! 05/09/2012 Austrian Ecolabel: integrate sustainable development in touristic education!

Wednesday 05th September 2012 "It might be a good start to make environmental management and …

London 2012 Olympic Peace Campaign  Starts at the House of Lords  04/09/2012 London 2012 Olympic Peace Campaign Starts at the House of Lords

A small but dedicated group of tourism, sports, and peace organizations have realised a long term …

London 2012 Olympic Peace Campaign  Kicks off in the House of Lords 03/09/2012 London 2012 Olympic Peace Campaign Kicks off in the House of Lords

A small but dedicated group of tourism, sports, and peace organizations have realised a long term …

Focus on sustainable tourism certifying: ALPINE PEARLS 22/08/2012 Focus on sustainable tourism certifying: ALPINE PEARLS

Receiving the Tourism for Tomorrow AwardKarmen Mentil of Alpine Pearls talks to Valere Tjolle of …

Give them Bread and Games ... 18/08/2012 Give them Bread and Games ...

The worlds largest sports tourism event is stiill on, but has anybody heard about the 6 weeks of …

Focus on sustainable tourism certifying - the BLUE SWALLOW 31/07/2012 Focus on sustainable tourism certifying - the BLUE SWALLOW

Regine Gwinner of Blaue Schwalbe talks to Valere Tjolle of Vision on Sustainable Tourism: "I wish …

Another interesting WERT Meeting at Vasilias NIkoklis  Cyprus 17/07/2012 Another interesting WERT Meeting at Vasilias NIkoklis Cyprus

Women enterpreuners 5th meeting is happening today at Vasilias Nikoklis at Nikoklia Paphos Cyprus. …

VESTAS, Rio+20, green tourism certification networks 10/07/2012 VESTAS, Rio+20, green tourism certification networks

Valere Tjolle talks to Herbert Hamele and Gordon Sillence about Rio+20 and the role of Green …

All Blue Swallow certified hotels now on Destinet 08/07/2012 All Blue Swallow certified hotels now on Destinet

The German Sustainable Travel Magazine "Verträglich Reisen" has awarded outstanding hotels in …

Join "Ecotourism in Europe" -livestream June 29th, 2012 ! 28/06/2012 Join "Ecotourism in Europe" -livestream June 29th, 2012 !

Workshop: June 29th, 2012 The European ECOLNET workshop "Learning and Certification to Raise the …

Rio +20: An overview for Tourism Stakeholders 20/06/2012 Rio +20: An overview for Tourism Stakeholders

Was Rio+20 a failure?   What lessons can be learnt for tourism stakeholders? Read the article "The …

The Week for Rio +20 17/06/2012 The Week for Rio +20

Report on the Contribution of the DestiNet UN type II Partnership to the Green Economy and …

Latvia: Sustainable Tourism Destination developed in the "Slītere National Park" 07/06/2012 Latvia: Sustainable Tourism Destination developed in the "Slītere National Park"

The Latvian Country Tourism Association "Lauku celotajs" successfully finished their Life+ project …

European Federation of Artists´Colonies 06/06/2012 European Federation of Artists´Colonies

European Federation of Artists´Colonies (euroArt) From the early 19th century onwards, many artists

CHAMP - Local Response to Climate Change! 31/05/2012 CHAMP - Local Response to Climate Change!

The European LIFE project CHAMP published its results with guidelines, checklists and a set of …

New on Earth: ICTP - International Council of Tourism Partners 10/05/2012 New on Earth: ICTP - International Council of Tourism Partners

The International Council of Tourism Partners (ICTP) is a new grassroots travel & tourism coalition

GSTC launches public consultation on Global Criteria for Destinations 26/04/2012 GSTC launches public consultation on Global Criteria for Destinations

The GSTC announces the launch of the GSTC Criteria for Destinations and invite you to participate …

Defining wilderness 26/04/2012 Defining wilderness

Wilderness is scarce resource and as such a prime potential tourism destination. Therefore the …

Certification of wilderness in progress in Turkey 26/04/2012 Certification of wilderness in progress in Turkey

After several years of preparation Küre Mountains National Park in Turkey is ready for the last …

EMAS EASY MOVE IT FINAL CONFERENCE 25/04/2012 EMAS EASY MOVE IT FINAL CONFERENCE

Funded by the European Union’s Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme (CIP) the EMAS …

All Viabono certified tourism now on DestiNet! 22/04/2012 All Viabono certified tourism now on DestiNet!

The German umbrella brand for sustainable tourism VIABONO uses the Destinet Market Place Service to

Now all CSR Tourism certified tour operators and travel agencies on DestiNet 01/04/2012 Now all CSR Tourism certified tour operators and travel agencies on DestiNet

At ITB 2012 TourCert presented the first businesses who participated at the CSR pilot programme for

Sustainable tourism: new methods to aid planning 29/03/2012 Sustainable tourism: new methods to aid planning

Methods for assessing the sustainability of tourist destinations have been developed. In a new …

Now 270 tourism businesses and services certified by the Austrian Ecolabel 24/03/2012 Now 270 tourism businesses and services certified by the Austrian Ecolabel

The number of businesses certified by the Austrian Ecolabel is continuously growing: beside hotels,

New guide through the label jungle ! 04/03/2012 New guide through the label jungle !

Sustainability of Tourism - A guide through the tourism label jungle A new brochure informing about

Olympic Effort makes Lord Bates the worlds most responsible and sustainable tourist 14/02/2012 Olympic Effort makes Lord Bates the worlds most responsible and sustainable tourist

The DestiNet News editorial salutes Lord Micheal Bates as the worlds’ most responsible and …

Rio+20: Is this the future we want? 19/01/2012 Rio+20: Is this the future we want?

The Future We Want is the name of the zero draft document published last week by the UN CSD to set …

First 10 certification standards recognised by GSTC 18/01/2012 First 10 certification standards recognised by GSTC

Today the GSTC is pleased to announce the first GSTC-Recognized standards: •    Bundesministerium …

First Global Labelguide for Tourists published! 15/01/2012 First Global Labelguide for Tourists published!

On 11th January 2012 at the Vienna Tourism Fair  the first global Ecolabel Guide for sustainable …

UNWTO launches Hotel Energy Solutions Toolkits 20/10/2011 UNWTO launches Hotel Energy Solutions Toolkits

MADRID-13 September 2011- The Hotel Energy Solutions (HES) e-toolkit, the main output of the Hotel …

New Online Platform to spur Sustainable Tourism Development 05/10/2011 New Online Platform to spur Sustainable Tourism Development

The Global Partnership for Sustainable Tourism, a recently-founded United Nations-backed membership

Airline new benchmarking carbon scheme 01/10/2011 Airline new benchmarking carbon scheme

The European Union has announced that it will give airlines 85% of their carbon emission permits …

World Peace (One) Day 21st September 2011 20/09/2011 World Peace (One) Day 21st September 2011

Wednesday 21st September is celebrated as the day the UN  has chosen to name as World Peace Day … …

100 certificates & standards online 20/09/2011 100 certificates & standards online

ECOTRANS has updated and published the global list of sustainable tourism certificates and …

GSTC Criteria 2011 are open now for public consultation 19/08/2011 GSTC Criteria 2011 are open now for public consultation

Welcome to the consultation survey for the Global Sustainable Tourism Council's Criteria (GSTC …

UNWTO Knowledge Networking Seminar hosts Ulysses Prize Ceremony 01/06/2011 UNWTO Knowledge Networking Seminar hosts Ulysses Prize Ceremony

In the luxury setting of the Vilamoura resort in the Algarve, this UN-WTO Forum aims achieve an …

EuroEco Online Forum 2012 - Starting the Planning Now ... 30/05/2011 EuroEco Online Forum 2012 - Starting the Planning Now ...

In place of the postponed EuroEco confenence, an on-line forum has been established to get European

Tailoring e.tourism for Silk Road destinations 20/05/2011 Tailoring e.tourism for Silk Road destinations

Ecotourism Society Pakistan  (ESP) through its initiative The Region and UNWTO Silk Road office …

GSTC Standards Recognition Program Underway - Fee waived if submitted before June 30th 19/05/2011 GSTC Standards Recognition Program Underway - Fee waived if submitted before June 30th

The GSTC Standards Recognition Program has started evaluating sustainable tourism standards, …

DOWNLOAD THE PRESENTATIONS: European "Sustainable and responsible tourism as a contributor to quality of life" Conference! 11/05/2011 DOWNLOAD THE PRESENTATIONS: European "Sustainable and responsible tourism as a contributor to quality of life" Conference!

The presentations and list of participants of the European High-level Tourism Stakeholders’ …

Study Confirms Benefits of Ecotourism in Biodiversity Rich, Economically Poor Region of Costa Rica 04/04/2011 Study Confirms Benefits of Ecotourism in Biodiversity Rich, Economically Poor Region of Costa Rica

The 70-page study by the Center for Responsible Travel (CREST) was carried out by a joint team of

Trailblazers Talk about Sustainable Tourism 29/03/2011 Trailblazers Talk about Sustainable Tourism

In 2008, Condé Nast Traveler, a top travel magazine with a readership of 3.2 million, identified …

VESTAS to VISTAS: Unqualified success at ITB 15/03/2011 VESTAS to VISTAS: Unqualified success at ITB

The 2011 VESTAS were announced to a packed audience and 12 sustainable tourism initiatives got …

ITB Berlin - setting the pace for CSR in tourism 01/03/2011 ITB Berlin - setting the pace for CSR in tourism

Focus on Corporate Social Responsibility in tourism at ITB Berlin – key discussions on …

See the 95 VESTAS nominations! 10/02/2011 See the 95 VESTAS nominations!

The enormously wide range of nominations includes a mosaic of sustainable tourism enterprises in …

VESTAS get over 21 European partners with 2 weeks still to go 19/01/2011 VESTAS get over 21 European partners with 2 weeks still to go

European Sustainable Tourism Award set to be a big success at ITB 2011 With closing date not til 31

CSR conference 13-14 January 2011 at the international travel and leisure in Vienna 11/01/2011 CSR conference 13-14 January 2011 at the international travel and leisure in Vienna

In cooperation with the international travel fair Vienna, the Naturefriends International and …

VESTAS: Pan Parks nominates accomodations, attractions and packages 22/12/2010 VESTAS: Pan Parks nominates accomodations, attractions and packages

VESTAS: Legambiente Turismo nominates tourism businesses in Italy 22/12/2010 VESTAS: Legambiente Turismo nominates tourism businesses in Italy

VESTAS Countdown to ITB awards unveiled 21/12/2010 VESTAS Countdown to ITB awards unveiled

Deadline extended to 31 January due to large number of submissions The countdown to the Vision and …

The European Environment – State and Outlook 2010 05/12/2010 The European Environment – State and Outlook 2010

The European Environment Agency (EEA) recently released its fourth Environment State and Outlook …

European Tourism Forum in Malta with Vice President Antonio Tajani 18/11/2010 European Tourism Forum in Malta with Vice President Antonio Tajani

Thursday 18 – Friday 19 November 2010: European Tourism ForumVice President Antonio Tajani will be …

VESTAS: ECOCAMPING nominates campsites from Germany and Italy 17/11/2010 VESTAS: ECOCAMPING nominates campsites from Germany and Italy

Read "VISIONS on Sustainable Tourism" interview with Marco Walter from ECOCAMPING

VESTAS: Austrian Ecolabel nominates best practices ! 13/11/2010 VESTAS: Austrian Ecolabel nominates best practices !

Read "Visions for Sustainable Tourism" interview with Regina Preslmair from the Austrian Ministry …

World's First Fair Trade Travel Packages to be sold in Switzerland! 29/10/2010 World's First Fair Trade Travel Packages to be sold in Switzerland!

First Seminar on the Conservation of the Iberian Lynx 28/10/2010 First Seminar on the Conservation of the Iberian Lynx

Portugal’s first seminar about the conservation of the Iberian Lynx in the country is due to take …

Canada Committed to Sustainable EduTourism 27/10/2010 Canada Committed to Sustainable EduTourism

October 27, 2010 Halifax, NS  The Canadian not for profit group CETA continues to push to raise the

Register now for the 2nd "Planet, People, Peace" conference 1-3 november 2010 in Costa Rica 06/10/2010 Register now for the 2nd "Planet, People, Peace" conference 1-3 november 2010 in Costa Rica

Global Sustainable Tourism Council launches its new website! 29/09/2010 Global Sustainable Tourism Council launches its new website!

The former "Sustainable Tourism Stewardship Council" initiative and the "Global Sustainable Tourism

Register now for the European Eco-Tourism Conference 2010! 15/08/2010 Register now for the European Eco-Tourism Conference 2010!

The EETC 2010 will be held in Pärnu, Estonia, from September 26-30, including pre- …

Vision on Sustainable Tourism Awards (VESTAs) Nominations Opened! 07/07/2010 Vision on Sustainable Tourism Awards (VESTAs) Nominations Opened!

Nominationations are now open for the  VESTAS (Visions’ European Sustainable Tourism Awards), …

Tourism: keeping Europe the world's top destination 05/07/2010 Tourism: keeping Europe the world's top destination

Keeping Europe the world's top tourist destination is the objective of a Communication1 tabled by …

The Region tourism initiative 23/06/2010 The Region tourism initiative

Islamabad: Ecotourism Society Pakistan (ESP) has launched "The Region Initiative" connecting …

"Networking for Sustainable Tourism": preliminary program available now 20/06/2010 "Networking for Sustainable Tourism": preliminary program available now

The BEST Education Network is holding Think Tank X, entitled “Networking for Sustainable …

EU bathing water quality remains high 11/06/2010 EU bathing water quality remains high

The annual bathing water report presented by the European Commission and the European Environment …

LINKING TOURISM & CONSERVATION Seminar at UNEP/GRID-Arendal, Norway June 4-5, 2010 02/06/2010 LINKING TOURISM & CONSERVATION Seminar at UNEP/GRID-Arendal, Norway June 4-5, 2010

The purpose of this seminar is to focus on how Linking Tourism & Conservation can benefit the …

BISE and baseline: new tools to combat biodiversity loss in Europe 02/06/2010 BISE and baseline: new tools to combat biodiversity loss in Europe

The European Commission and the European Environment Agency (EEA) unveiled two new tools to combat …

Interview: Amos Bien – The Myth of Sustainable Tourism? 09/03/2010 Interview: Amos Bien – The Myth of Sustainable Tourism?

Amos Bien has been a name to reckon with in sustainable tourism for more than 25 years. Is …

World Ecological Forum 26/02/2010 World Ecological Forum

Gotland, Sweden, July 1-2, 2010 This networking forum acts as an efficient platform for a wide …

CALL FOR PAPERS: BEST EN Think Tank X: Networking for Sustainable Tourism June 27 – 30, 2010, MODUL University Vienna, Austria 09/02/2010 CALL FOR PAPERS: BEST EN Think Tank X: Networking for Sustainable Tourism June 27 – 30, 2010, MODUL University Vienna, Austria

The Think Tank is relevant to academics from tourism and related disciplines including PhDstudents …

The Long Run is launched. 01/12/2009 The Long Run is launched.

The Long Run  - a practical approach to sustainability - has launched. Founder, Jochen Zeitz …

Nominations Open for Indigenous Tourism and Biodiversity Website Award 08/11/2009 Nominations Open for Indigenous Tourism and Biodiversity Website Award

ANNOUNCEMENT Nominations are open until the end of November for the 2010 Indigenous Tourism and …

Tourism 2023 – creating a sustainable tourism industry 05/11/2009 Tourism 2023 – creating a sustainable tourism industry

The Tourism 2023 project sets out to help the UK outbound travel and tourism industry understand …

GSTC & STSC = TSC ! 30/10/2009 GSTC & STSC = TSC !

Partnership for Global Sustainable Tourism Criteria and Sustainable Tourism Stewardship Council …

A Three-Year Journey for Sustainable Tourism (Report) 06/10/2009 A Three-Year Journey for Sustainable Tourism (Report)

This report summarizes the various projects, tools, and achievements of the International Task …

Study on the Competitiveness of the EU tourism industry   06/10/2009 Study on the Competitiveness of the EU tourism industry

5 October 2009 In international tourist arrival statistics, the EU consistently appears as the …

Press Release: TOURISM & TRAVEL IN THE GREEN ECONOMY SYMPOSIUM 10/09/2009 Press Release: TOURISM & TRAVEL IN THE GREEN ECONOMY SYMPOSIUM

In anticipation of the UN Climate Change Conference to be held in Copenhagen, 7-18 December, UNWTO

Kick the Habit: A UN Guide to Climate Neutrality 24/07/2009 Kick the Habit: A UN Guide to Climate Neutrality

A new UNEP publication, written and produced by UNEP/GRID-Arendal for World Environment Day 2008, …

ECOTROPHEA 2009: Enter now ! 15/07/2009 ECOTROPHEA 2009: Enter now !

Jury presents a selection - travel experts select winners Entries can now be submitted for the …

Symposium: TOURISM & TRAVEL IN THE GREEN ECONOMY, 14-15 Sep 09 in Gothenburg 06/07/2009 Symposium: TOURISM & TRAVEL IN THE GREEN ECONOMY, 14-15 Sep 09 in Gothenburg

A Contribution to the Davos Declaration Process on Climate Change and Tourism in …

Living with Climate change 06/06/2009 Living with Climate change

10:26  minute video on climate change signs.

 Ecotourism and Sustainable Tourism Conference 2009 03/06/2009 Ecotourism and Sustainable Tourism Conference 2009

The International Ecotourism Society’s fourth conference focusing on sustainable tourism in the …

Green Week 2009 11/05/2009 Green Week 2009

23-26 June 2006 in Brussels Charlemagne Building. The biggest annual conference on European …

Ecotourism Spotlight Award Rewards Government Websites 03/04/2009 Ecotourism Spotlight Award Rewards Government Websites

Planeta.com Announcement >> http://www.planeta.com Government websites that educate visitors …

ITB 2009: Quality label "CSR Tourism certified" for tour operators launched 15/03/2009 ITB 2009: Quality label "CSR Tourism certified" for tour operators launched

Former UNEP director Prof. Dr. Klaus Töpfer hands over the new "CSR Tourism certified" quality …

 TOURISM CONCERN CALLS FOR HALT ON CONSTRUCTION OF MEGA-RESORTS 09/03/2009 TOURISM CONCERN CALLS FOR HALT ON CONSTRUCTION OF MEGA-RESORTS

Campaigning organisation Tourism Concern is calling for a halt to the construction of tourism …

New Internet Guide Helps Travelers Go Green 03/03/2009 New Internet Guide Helps Travelers Go Green

Travelers who want their vacation to have a positive impact can consult a new online guide to …

Reisepavillon 2009: International round-tables on Sustainable Tourism initiatives, certification and biodiversity on Friday, 27 February 2009 in Munich 13/02/2009 Reisepavillon 2009: International round-tables on Sustainable Tourism initiatives, certification and biodiversity on Friday, 27 February 2009 in Munich

Policy makers must address transport demand in Europe 07/01/2009 Policy makers must address transport demand in Europe

Transport’s carbon footprint is a major obstacle to achieving a sustainable, low-carbon economy in …

Rainforest Alliance: Certified Tourism Matters - News October 2008 29/10/2008 Rainforest Alliance: Certified Tourism Matters - News October 2008

Global Premier: Sustainable Tourism CriteriaNetwork Members Prepare for New Opportunities and …

Are you an eco traveller? 15/10/2008 Are you an eco traveller?

Transport remains a major and growing source of greenhouse gas emissions, which cause climate …

New report from Forum for the Future outlines survival strategies for the tourism industry 10/10/2008 New report from Forum for the Future outlines survival strategies for the tourism industry

Survival strategies for the tourism industry A future where tourism benefits local economies and …

Ted Turner Announces First-Ever Global Sustainable Tourism Criteria  at World Conservation Congress 06/10/2008 Ted Turner Announces First-Ever Global Sustainable Tourism Criteria at World Conservation Congress

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UNWTO & UNEP Report on "Climate Change and Tourism - Responding to Global Challenges" 19/09/2008 UNWTO & UNEP Report on "Climate Change and Tourism - Responding to Global Challenges"

This publication contains the key proceedings and technical report of the Second International …

Global Sustainable Tourism Criteria: to be launched on OCT 6, 2008 at the WCC ! 09/09/2008 Global Sustainable Tourism Criteria: to be launched on OCT 6, 2008 at the WCC !

The global "Sustainable Tourism Criteria" will be launched at the World Conservation Congress (WCC)

Pielachtal publishes first Sustainability Report of an Austrian destination (German) 08/09/2008 Pielachtal publishes first Sustainability Report of an Austrian destination (German)

Pielachtal erstellt als erste Region Österreichs Nachhaltigkeitsbericht

German Travel Association DRV: Apply now for the ECOTROPHEA ! 20/08/2008 German Travel Association DRV: Apply now for the ECOTROPHEA !

Since 1987 the German Travel Association (DRV) has awarded an annual prize to the most outstanding …

CREST TOOLKIT with Recommended Actions for Creating a Sustainable Tourism Destination 13/08/2008 CREST TOOLKIT with Recommended Actions for Creating a Sustainable Tourism Destination

The Austrian Ecolabel for Tourism: new for travel offers! 11/08/2008 The Austrian Ecolabel for Tourism: new for travel offers!

"Das Österreichische Umweltzeichen fgür Tourismus" (The Austrian Ecolabel for Tourism) certifies …

Sustainable Travel: Heavyweights Launch Bid to Globalise Sustainable Tourism Certification 05/08/2008 Sustainable Travel: Heavyweights Launch Bid to Globalise Sustainable Tourism Certification

Natura 2000 newsletter: business & biodiversity! 04/08/2008 Natura 2000 newsletter: business & biodiversity!

Destination clean bathing waters 31/07/2008 Destination clean bathing waters

The European Environment Agency (EEA) and Microsoft today launched a new environmental information …

3rd July in Brussels: "Set the right climate for your holidays!" 13/06/2008 3rd July in Brussels: "Set the right climate for your holidays!"

GreensEFA Conference on 'Climate Change and Tourism' in European Parliament, Room ASP 1G2,  on …

European Green Capital Award: Call for entries! 30/05/2008 European Green Capital Award: Call for entries!

The European Commission is launching a new initiative: the European Green Capital Award. …

Environment: Commission issues stern warnings to Portugal and Spain over nature protection shortcomings 18/05/2008 Environment: Commission issues stern warnings to Portugal and Spain over nature protection shortcomings

The European Commission is sending letters of formal notice to Portugal and Spain for failing to …

05-07 June 2008: Conference on "Mediterranean Ecotourism" in Sicily! 05/05/2008 05-07 June 2008: Conference on "Mediterranean Ecotourism" in Sicily!

Agenda for a sustainable and competitive European tourism : All 22 linguistic versions online now! 01/03/2008 Agenda for a sustainable and competitive European tourism : All 22 linguistic versions online now!

ITB 2008: conference on "Sustainable tourism: the responsibility of medium sized businesses" 15/02/2008 ITB 2008: conference on "Sustainable tourism: the responsibility of medium sized businesses"

The German Association for medium sized tourism businesses invites to this conference with a …

“Train to Ecolabel” - the training platform for the EU Ecolabel for tourist accommodation and camp sites! 08/01/2008 “Train to Ecolabel” - the training platform for the EU Ecolabel for tourist accommodation and camp sites!

Businesses can download the software and use the most comprehensive information on EU Ecolabel …

Reisepavillon - the international fair for alternative travel 18-20 January 2008 in Stuttgart ! 17/12/2007 Reisepavillon - the international fair for alternative travel 18-20 January 2008 in Stuttgart !

REISEPAVILLON HITS THE ROAD The international unique fair for sustainable tourism moves to …

Tourism for Tomorrow Awards 2008: call for entries  until 5th December ! 27/11/2007 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards 2008: call for entries until 5th December !

There are four categories for entry, allowing for applications from tourism destinations, …

Sustainable consumption and production in South East Europe and Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia - Joint UNEP-EEA report on the opportunities and lessons learned 24/11/2007 Sustainable consumption and production in South East Europe and Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia - Joint UNEP-EEA report on the opportunities and lessons learned

This report reviews the development of sustainable consumption and production (SCP) policies and …

International trade and sustainable tourism in Chile: Preliminary assessment of the sustainability of tourism in Chile in the context of current trade liberalization 15/11/2007 International trade and sustainable tourism in Chile: Preliminary assessment of the sustainability of tourism in Chile in the context of current trade liberalization

This study attempts to understand Chile’s institutional capacity to foment the sustainable growth …

European "Agenda for a sustainable and competitive European tourism" ! 23/10/2007 European "Agenda for a sustainable and competitive European tourism" !

The Communication on an "Agenda for a sustainable and competitive European tourism" has been …

International Seminar on Integrated Sustainability Assessment and Reporting 22/10/2007 International Seminar on Integrated Sustainability Assessment and Reporting

Following the goals defined in the previous edition in 2004, the international seminar on …

The 6th European Tourism Forum! 21/10/2007 The 6th European Tourism Forum!

The 6th European Tourism Forum will be held on October 25-27, 2007, as a joint initiative between …

Sustainable consumption and production — key challenge for post-Soviet, post-Yugoslav countries 16/10/2007 Sustainable consumption and production — key challenge for post-Soviet, post-Yugoslav countries

'Sustainable consumption and production in South East Europe and Eastern Europe, Caucasus and …

Climate Change & Tourism - see the programme ! 24/09/2007 Climate Change & Tourism - see the programme !

Join the Euromeeting 2007 for Sustainable Tourism ! 21/09/2007 Join the Euromeeting 2007 for Sustainable Tourism !

The Regione Toscana proposes the Euromeeting 2007 conference on sustainable tourism as a moment to …

Sustainable Energy Europe Awards Competition: Apply Now! 12/09/2007 Sustainable Energy Europe Awards Competition: Apply Now!

Moving up! DestiNet goes dot EU. 27/08/2007 Moving up! DestiNet goes dot EU.

Ecotourism Spotlight Award Highlights Government Portals 17/08/2007 Ecotourism Spotlight Award Highlights Government Portals

Government websites that spotlight ecotourism, responsible and sustainable travel are eligible to …

Release of Certification Handbooks 10/08/2007 Release of Certification Handbooks

The Center on Ecotourism and Sustainable Development (CESD) is excited to promote the release of …

Free download: presentations at "1st International Congress on Sustainable Management in Hotels" on May 10 and 11, 2007 in El Rompido, Spain 28/06/2007 Free download: presentations at "1st International Congress on Sustainable Management in Hotels" on May 10 and 11, 2007 in El Rompido, Spain

The Congress was convened by the Fundacion Donana 21 in cooperation with Fuerte Hotels and the …

Announcement: Ecotourism Spotlight Award 2007 ! 31/05/2007 Announcement: Ecotourism Spotlight Award 2007 !

9th Annual Caribbean Conference on Sustainable Tourism Development, May 21-24 2007, Grand Cayman 10/05/2007 9th Annual Caribbean Conference on Sustainable Tourism Development, May 21-24 2007, Grand Cayman

Themed Health and Wellness: Communities, Environments & Economies, STC-9 will be held May 21-24, …

"Innovation in Tourism - how to create a Tourism Learning Area" 10/05/2007 "Innovation in Tourism - how to create a Tourism Learning Area"

The European Commission has published a new handbook to improve innovation in the Tourism sector. …

PUBLIC CONSULTATION ON AN "AGENDA FOR A SUSTAINABLE AND COMPETITIVE EUROPEAN TOURISM” - OPEN UNTIL 14 JUNE ! 24/04/2007 PUBLIC CONSULTATION ON AN "AGENDA FOR A SUSTAINABLE AND COMPETITIVE EUROPEAN TOURISM” - OPEN UNTIL 14 JUNE !

The European Commission has launched a public consultation for the preparation of an "Agenda for a …

Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report 2007 - includes quality of Environmental regulation ! 19/04/2007 Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report 2007 - includes quality of Environmental regulation !

The World Economic Forum has launched the first-ever Travel and Tourism Index covering 124 …

Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report 2007 - includes quality of Environmental regulation ! 19/04/2007 Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report 2007 - includes quality of Environmental regulation !

The World Economic Forum has launched the first-ever Travel and Tourism Index covering 124 …

Sustainability Check for tourism projects in Europe 18/04/2007 Sustainability Check for tourism projects in Europe

How can sustainability in tourism projects be measured? The AGORA Sustainability Check allows …

European destinations awarded for their sustainability performance 17/04/2007 European destinations awarded for their sustainability performance

During the recent Sustainable Tourism Conference at St. Andrews, Scotland addressing sustainable …

10-11 May: How hotels can make Sustainability profitable ? 12/04/2007 10-11 May: How hotels can make Sustainability profitable ?

An international congress in the awarded Hotel Fuerte El Rompido in Cartaya/ Huelva (Spain) will …

travel with the "plus" awarded! 21/03/2007 travel with the "plus" awarded!

8 travel agenies in Vienna started a new initiative to support and to market sustainable travel …

First environmental benchmarks for hotels and camping sites in Europe! 20/03/2007 First environmental benchmarks for hotels and camping sites in Europe!

For the first time, international figures of more than 450 accommodation businesses in tourism in …

Global Ecotourism Conference 14-16th of May 2007 in Oslo 16/03/2007 Global Ecotourism Conference 14-16th of May 2007 in Oslo

Tourism and MDG 3 08/03/2007 Tourism and MDG 3

AN ON-LINE RESOURCE FOR THOSE INTERESTED IN SUSTAINABLE TOURISM AS A TOOL TO PROMOTE GENDER EQUITY …

Tourism Trends for Europe: including consequences of climate change ! 28/02/2007 Tourism Trends for Europe: including consequences of climate change !

The latest edition of the ETC document "Tourism Trends for Europe" is now available online in …

Google agreement with Spot Image 26/02/2007 Google agreement with Spot Image

Google delivers higher resolution on Google Earth through agreement with French Spot Image

Report of the EC Tourism Sustainability Group launched ! 22/02/2007 Report of the EC Tourism Sustainability Group launched !

Initiatied by the European Commission DG Enterprise Tourism Unit the "Tourism Sustainability Group"

CALL for the European &quot;Royal Destination Award for Sustainable Tourism 2007&quot; 21/12/2006 CALL for the European &quot;Royal Destination Award for Sustainable Tourism 2007&quot;

The Royal Awards for Sustainability invite all destinations in Europe which actively work for …

European accommodation businesses awarded for their sustainability performance. 14/11/2006 European accommodation businesses awarded for their sustainability performance.

During the Rhodes Tourism Forum addressing sustainable tourism development on 10 November, five …

Fair unterwegs 23/10/2006 Fair unterwegs

The "fair unterwegs" service is offered by Arbeitskreis Tourismus und Entwicklung, …

TourBench - the European Monitor and Benchmarking tool for accommodation services in Europe 22/09/2006 TourBench - the European Monitor and Benchmarking tool for accommodation services in Europe

Information flyer

Eco-Hostelling Module 28/07/2006 Eco-Hostelling Module

With the support of the European Commission within the Leonardo da Vinci II programme, EUFED has …

Hostel 2000 18/07/2006 Hostel 2000

"Eco-Hostelling: easy steps to environmental sustainablity". It is the first intnerational on-line …

2006 Skål International Ecotourism Awards 19/06/2006 2006 Skål International Ecotourism Awards

SkÃ¥l International is inviting companies from the public and private sector as well as NGOs to …

On line training course on remote sensing 19/06/2006 On line training course on remote sensing

The aim of the course is to introduce the role of space science and technology in monitoring …

The Royal Accommodation Award 2006 - APPLY UNTIL 15 JULY ! 07/06/2006 The Royal Accommodation Award 2006 - APPLY UNTIL 15 JULY !

CLICK BELOW + DOWNLOAD APPLICATION FORM + APPLY UNTIL 15 JULY 2006 ! In partnership with the …

HOMES OVERSEAS Gold Sustainability Award 2006 goes to AlmaVerde in Southern Portugal 19/05/2006 HOMES OVERSEAS Gold Sustainability Award 2006 goes to AlmaVerde in Southern Portugal

ALMAVERDE SPA RESORT DEVELOPMENT WINS GOLD FOR BEST SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AT 2006 HOMES OVERSEAS …

Exploring the Nature of Management - The Third International Conference 01/03/2006 Exploring the Nature of Management - The Third International Conference

on Monitoring and Management of Visitor Flows in Recreational and Protected Areas

Eco Travel Winners awarded in Vienna 31/01/2006 Eco Travel Winners awarded in Vienna

At the European conference "Environmentally Travelling in Europe" 17 Destinations, Tour Operators, …

ICTE 2006 25/01/2006 ICTE 2006

International conference on "Tourism and Environmental certifications (ISO and EMAS) and …

Reisepavillon 2006 01/12/2005 Reisepavillon 2006

International Fair for Alternative Travel in Hanover/Germany, 3-5 February 2006

European Tourism Forum Malta 19-21 Oct 05: results 01/12/2005 European Tourism Forum Malta 19-21 Oct 05: results

Press releases, speeches and results

Desti-Nations: World Tourism Forum for Peace and Sustainable Development 14/10/2005 Desti-Nations: World Tourism Forum for Peace and Sustainable Development

From October 24 to 26, the city will host Destinations2005, the second Annual Summit of the World …

EU European Tourism Forum 2005 21/09/2005 EU European Tourism Forum 2005

in Malta, 19-21 October 2005

CAMP GROUND - International trade fair for camping industry 08/09/2005 CAMP GROUND - International trade fair for camping industry

Internationale Fachmesse für Campingwirtschaft Friedrichshafen, Deutschland (Germany) 14-16 …

Tourismus und Architektur 06/09/2005 Tourismus und Architektur

21.10.05 im Esslmuseum in Kosterneuburg/Ã-sterreich; Eine Veranstaltung im neuen Biosphärenpark …

Touristische Wissensnetzwerke 06/09/2005 Touristische Wissensnetzwerke

28.9.05 in Wien/Ã-sterreich, FH Modul

SUSTAINABLE  MANAGEMENT  IN  ACTION 06/09/2005 SUSTAINABLE MANAGEMENT IN ACTION

2nd International Congress with Innovation Fair, Smia; 19 - 20 September 2005, University of …

74 th National Agricultural and Food Industrial Exhibition ( OMÉK ) 08/08/2005 74 th National Agricultural and Food Industrial Exhibition ( OMÉK )

Sustainability, Rural Development, Rural Tourism Date: 28th August 2005 (Sunday) 10:00 a.m. …

European contest &quot;Ecologically sound Travel in Europe&quot; 02/08/2005 European contest &quot;Ecologically sound Travel in Europe&quot;

Regions and destinations, tour operators, traffic and transport enterprises, accommodation …

2nd European Congress on Rural Tourism 25/07/2005 2nd European Congress on Rural Tourism

The 2nd European Congress on Rural Tourism organised by EuroGites will take place from …

Jura: Landscape of the Year 04/06/2005 Jura: Landscape of the Year

12th June in Saut du Doubs: Friends of Nature International proclame "Jura" (France/Switzerland) as

1st Sport Tourism Forum - Cyprus 06/04/2005 1st Sport Tourism Forum - Cyprus

TourBench - the new European monitoring and benchmarking tool for tourist accommodations is now available online and for free ! 01/04/2005 TourBench - the new European monitoring and benchmarking tool for tourist accommodations is now available online and for free !

What is TourBench? TourBench is a freely available, practical and easy-to-use web-based, …

NETS AWARD 2005 - 9 winners and special prizes ! 17/03/2005 NETS AWARD 2005 - 9 winners and special prizes !

At the International Tourism Fair in Berlin the European NETS AWARD 2005 was awarded to nine …

Recent Developments in Tourism Research Conference, Faculty of Economics, University of Algarve 14/03/2005 Recent Developments in Tourism Research Conference, Faculty of Economics, University of Algarve

Tourism is becoming of increasing importance for economic growth and has led to wide research …

tourism network with events calendar 10/03/2005 tourism network with events calendar

Reisepavillion - International Fair for Alternative Travel, 4-6th February 2005 21/12/2004 Reisepavillion - International Fair for Alternative Travel, 4-6th February 2005

100 Tourism Investment Opportunities in the Pacific! 09/12/2004 100 Tourism Investment Opportunities in the Pacific!

The PROFIT in the Pacific Expert Team has now assessed more than 100 investment opportunities …

PROFIT in the Pacific - Tourism Investment Conference &amp; Partnership Meeting in Fiji, 1 - 4 February 2005 01/11/2004 PROFIT in the Pacific - Tourism Investment Conference &amp; Partnership Meeting in Fiji, 1 - 4 February 2005

Seminar on the Restructuring of Tourism Destinations and Enterprise Dynamics, OECD &amp; Ministerio do Turismo, Lisbon, Portugal, 28 - 29 October 2004 21/09/2004 Seminar on the Restructuring of Tourism Destinations and Enterprise Dynamics, OECD &amp; Ministerio do Turismo, Lisbon, Portugal, 28 - 29 October 2004

Public Private Partnerships for Sustainability Certification of Tourism Activities, WTO, Czech Republic, 17-20 October 2004 21/09/2004 Public Private Partnerships for Sustainability Certification of Tourism Activities, WTO, Czech Republic, 17-20 October 2004

European Tourism Forum, Budapest, 14-16 October 2004 16/09/2004 European Tourism Forum, Budapest, 14-16 October 2004

International Conference on Tourism Development 18/07/2004 International Conference on Tourism Development

EUTO, 2004 Annual Convention &quot;OUR FUTURE IS NOW&quot;: Sustainable Tourism Destination Management, August 29th - September 5th , Iceland 29/06/2004 EUTO, 2004 Annual Convention &quot;OUR FUTURE IS NOW&quot;: Sustainable Tourism Destination Management, August 29th - September 5th , Iceland

4th Annual Business Enterprises for Sustainable Travel (BEST) Think Tank Meeting, Esbjerg, Denmark, 30/6 - 4/7 15/06/2004 4th Annual Business Enterprises for Sustainable Travel (BEST) Think Tank Meeting, Esbjerg, Denmark, 30/6 - 4/7

54th AIEST-Kongress 2004 &quot;The Future of SMEs in Tourism&quot;, 19th - 23rd September 2004, Petra (Jordan) 07/05/2004 54th AIEST-Kongress 2004 &quot;The Future of SMEs in Tourism&quot;, 19th - 23rd September 2004, Petra (Jordan)

WTO Commission for Africa: Seminar on Sustainable Tourism Development and Poverty Alleviation, Cotonou, Benin 19 - 21 May 2004 10/04/2004 WTO Commission for Africa: Seminar on Sustainable Tourism Development and Poverty Alleviation, Cotonou, Benin 19 - 21 May 2004

Conference: &quot;Borderless Frontiers; The Implications for Tourism in the New &amp; Enlarged European Union&quot;, Nicosia, Cyprus, 10 - 11 December 2004 23/03/2004 Conference: &quot;Borderless Frontiers; The Implications for Tourism in the New &amp; Enlarged European Union&quot;, Nicosia, Cyprus, 10 - 11 December 2004

EC Conference: &quot;EU SUPPORT AVAILABLE FOR THE TOURISM SECTOR&quot;, 29th March 2004, at CHAR S3, Rue de la Loi 170, Brussels. 08/03/2004 EC Conference: &quot;EU SUPPORT AVAILABLE FOR THE TOURISM SECTOR&quot;, 29th March 2004, at CHAR S3, Rue de la Loi 170, Brussels.

Second Forum of the Sustainable Tourism - Eliminating Povery initiative,  ITB, Berlin, 15th March 2004 23/02/2004 Second Forum of the Sustainable Tourism - Eliminating Povery initiative, ITB, Berlin, 15th March 2004

Workshop on the Contribution of Statistics and Economic Analysis to Effective Destination Management Strategies, Antibes-Juan les Pins, France - 19-20 February 2004 10/02/2004 Workshop on the Contribution of Statistics and Economic Analysis to Effective Destination Management Strategies, Antibes-Juan les Pins, France - 19-20 February 2004

International Conference &quot;Sustainable Tourism 2004&quot;, 7 - 9 July 2004, Segovia, Spain 30/12/2003 International Conference &quot;Sustainable Tourism 2004&quot;, 7 - 9 July 2004, Segovia, Spain

International Conference: &quot;The Challenge of Sustainable Tourism in Mass Tourist Destinations&quot;, 13 December 2003, Rimini, Italy 02/12/2003 International Conference: &quot;The Challenge of Sustainable Tourism in Mass Tourist Destinations&quot;, 13 December 2003, Rimini, Italy

BOTSWANA TOURISM BOOK 22/11/2003 BOTSWANA TOURISM BOOK

EU Commission communication on &quot;Basic Orientations for the Sustainability of European Tourism&quot; adopted 21/11/2003 EU Commission communication on &quot;Basic Orientations for the Sustainability of European Tourism&quot; adopted

GREEN GLOBE 21 Sustainable Tourism Conference, Kaikoura, New Zealand, 3-5 March, 2004 06/11/2003 GREEN GLOBE 21 Sustainable Tourism Conference, Kaikoura, New Zealand, 3-5 March, 2004

Tourism Summits, Managing change: public-private sector partnerships, a key factor in the success of sustainable development in tourism, Chamonix (FR) 3-5/12 2003 04/11/2003 Tourism Summits, Managing change: public-private sector partnerships, a key factor in the success of sustainable development in tourism, Chamonix (FR) 3-5/12 2003

General Assembly gives green light for WTO to become a UN Specialized Agency 24/10/2003 General Assembly gives green light for WTO to become a UN Specialized Agency

7th International Forum on Tourism Statistics 9-11 June 2004 Stockholm 13/10/2003 7th International Forum on Tourism Statistics 9-11 June 2004 Stockholm

European Tourism Forum, 28-29/11 13/10/2003 European Tourism Forum, 28-29/11

International Dialogue &quot;Tourism, Cultural Diversity and Sustainable Development&quot; 29/09/2003 International Dialogue &quot;Tourism, Cultural Diversity and Sustainable Development&quot;

TOURCOM, Madrid, Spain. 29 - 30 January 2004. 08/09/2003 TOURCOM, Madrid, Spain. 29 - 30 January 2004.

WTO seminar: Cultural Tourism in Balkan Countries, Corfu, Greece. 19 - 20 September 2003 08/09/2003 WTO seminar: Cultural Tourism in Balkan Countries, Corfu, Greece. 19 - 20 September 2003

Announcement: Seminar on Best Practice in Destination Management for a Sustainable Tourism Development. Suomenlinna, Finland from 5th to 6th September 2003. 08/07/2003 Announcement: Seminar on Best Practice in Destination Management for a Sustainable Tourism Development. Suomenlinna, Finland from 5th to 6th September 2003.

Tourism: Europe&apos;s environment: the third assessment - Chapter 2.7 03/07/2003 Tourism: Europe&apos;s environment: the third assessment - Chapter 2.7

&quot;Basic Orientations for the Sustainability of European Tourism&quot; - Give the Commission your comments 18/06/2003 &quot;Basic Orientations for the Sustainability of European Tourism&quot; - Give the Commission your comments

Nyhet: GRIP kompetansebibliotek om reiseliv og miljø 17/06/2003 Nyhet: GRIP kompetansebibliotek om reiseliv og miljø

Award ceremony for Sustainable Tourism in Calvia 24/04/2003 Award ceremony for Sustainable Tourism in Calvia

1st International Conference on Climate Change and Tourism, convened by WTO, Djerba, 9-11 April 2003 31/03/2003 1st International Conference on Climate Change and Tourism, convened by WTO, Djerba, 9-11 April 2003

52nd PATA Conference - &quot;Culture and Tourism: From Heritage to Legacy&quot;, Bali, April 13-17, 2003 10/03/2003 52nd PATA Conference - &quot;Culture and Tourism: From Heritage to Legacy&quot;, Bali, April 13-17, 2003

International Congress &apos;Preservation of Industrial Heritage and Rehabilitation of Old Industrial Centres&apos;, Moscow, July 10-14 2003 19/02/2003 International Congress &apos;Preservation of Industrial Heritage and Rehabilitation of Old Industrial Centres&apos;, Moscow, July 10-14 2003

Global Travel &amp; Tourism Summit, Vilamoura, Portugal 14-17 May 2003 19/02/2003 Global Travel &amp; Tourism Summit, Vilamoura, Portugal 14-17 May 2003

The International Tourism Exchange Berlin (ITB)  - trade fair and tourism congress - running from March 7 - 11 2003. 28/01/2003 The International Tourism Exchange Berlin (ITB) - trade fair and tourism congress - running from March 7 - 11 2003.

13th Reisepavillon - THE Marketplace for Alternative Travel - Hannover, Germany, 31 January - 2 February 2003. (Image is the Wik Thor viking ship). 11/12/2002 13th Reisepavillon - THE Marketplace for Alternative Travel - Hannover, Germany, 31 January - 2 February 2003. (Image is the Wik Thor viking ship).

ENTER 2003, Conference for the IT and Travel &amp; Tourism Industries, Helsinki, Finland; 29th - 31st January 2003. 02/12/2002 ENTER 2003, Conference for the IT and Travel &amp; Tourism Industries, Helsinki, Finland; 29th - 31st January 2003.

Second ATLAS Africa Conference, Community Tourism Options for the Future, Arusha, Tanzania; 20-22th February 2003. 02/12/2002 Second ATLAS Africa Conference, Community Tourism Options for the Future, Arusha, Tanzania; 20-22th February 2003.

The WORLD TRAVEL MARKET 2002 - WTM 2002 - opens on Monday, 11th - 14th November at London&apos;s ExCel Centre. 06/11/2002 The WORLD TRAVEL MARKET 2002 - WTM 2002 - opens on Monday, 11th - 14th November at London&apos;s ExCel Centre.

International conference on &quot;Sustainable tourism in rural areas - problems and solutions&quot;, January 24th 2003 in Riga, Latvia. 06/11/2002 International conference on &quot;Sustainable tourism in rural areas - problems and solutions&quot;, January 24th 2003 in Riga, Latvia.

European Regions: Tourism and Sustainable Development from Global to Local, Fiorenze, 25 November 2002 25/10/2002 European Regions: Tourism and Sustainable Development from Global to Local, Fiorenze, 25 November 2002

Natura 2000 Seminar, European Parliament, Brussels - 12th December 2002 25/10/2002 Natura 2000 Seminar, European Parliament, Brussels - 12th December 2002

Johannesburg+Europe - The Kolding Conference, Denmark - European Programme: 3-5 November. Danish Day: 6 November. 25/10/2002 Johannesburg+Europe - The Kolding Conference, Denmark - European Programme: 3-5 November. Danish Day: 6 November.

NGOs in Tourism and Conservation, Planeta.Com Online Conference, October - November 2002 15/10/2002 NGOs in Tourism and Conservation, Planeta.Com Online Conference, October - November 2002

Expert meeting: Projects on Sustainable Tourism in the Baltic Sea Region and Neighbouring Areas 10/10/2002 Expert meeting: Projects on Sustainable Tourism in the Baltic Sea Region and Neighbouring Areas

European Tourism Forum 2002 24/09/2002 European Tourism Forum 2002

International Year of Ecotourism - Final Output 24/09/2002 International Year of Ecotourism - Final Output

Global Reporting Initiative (GRI): Indicators for Tour Operators 23/08/2002 Global Reporting Initiative (GRI): Indicators for Tour Operators

The pilot version of the GRI Tour Operators’ Sector Supplement was developed in 2002 through a …

16/09/2015 World Responsible Tourism Award 2014
12/10/2014 Invitation to contribute a chapter in a new book

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