Since 1993 ECOTRANS has continuously compiled and updated the global list of environmentally friendly and sustainable tourism certification programs, labels and standards. As the certification programmes are now and then changing their standards or their assessment procedure, ECOTRANS updates their profiles accordingly.
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Transparency on Sustainable Tourism Certification

Since the first eco-labels for tourism 30 years ago meanwhile more than 200 certificates are operating world wide. ECOTRANS is continuously updating and expanding the global list of environmental and sustainability certificates with their profiles.

  • Where do they operate?
  • Who can be certified?
  • How far do their criteria cover all sustainability aspects?
  • How credible is their auditing system?
  • Do they show their certified tourism on the public Tourism2030 Market Place maps?
 Certification Quickfinder

Visit the "Global Certification Quickfinder"

200 environmental and sustainability certificates world wide for all types of tourism businesses and destinations (Beta version)