Category: Responsible Tourism


Ecolab headlines EarthCheck sustainability and responsible tourism forum

Ecolab Inc., the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services, has joined forces with EarthCheck, the world’s leading environmental management and professional service group, to address the most critical sustainability challenges facing Asia’s booming travel industry. Industry thought leaders representing 15 tourism brands including hotel groups with a combined portfolio of more […]

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Moreen Beach Resort & Spa certified for sustainable practices

Moreen Beach Resort & Spa Marsa Alam receives its first certification on sustainable practices from Green Globe. The upscale 5-star Concorde Moreen Beach Resort & Spa Marsa Alam is located at Abu Dabur Bay on Moreen Beach in Egypt. Dr Mohamed Moustafa, General Manager at Moreen Beach Resort & Spa said, “We are honoured to […]

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Hilton Worldwide to deepen global commitment with Clean the World

Partnering with Clean the World, Hilton Worldwide reaffirmed its global commitment to the recycling and redistribution of used soap and hygiene products to millions of people around the world. With more than 850 hotels currently participating in soap and amenity recycling, Hilton Worldwide properties have donated nearly 600,000 pounds of soap, which have been converted […]

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Jumeirah Emirates Towers achieves sustainable outcomes rapidly

Jumeirah Emirates Towers was the first hotel in the Jumeirah Group to receive Green Globe Certification. Jumeirah Emirates Towers has been awarded the prestigious and environmentally recognised Green Globe Certification for the 4th consecutive year. Jumeirah Emirates Towers in Dubai graces the city skyline with its stunning architecture. The hotel’s newly refurbished spacious rooms and […]

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Ajman Tourism discusses ways to boost green initiatives with EGBC

Ajman Tourism Development Department (ATDD) discussed with Emirates Green Building Council (EGBC) ways to enhance green practices in tourism establishments in Ajman. During a meeting at EGBC’s headquarters in Dubai, attended by senior ATDD and EGBC officials, both parties dwelt on opportunities and potentials for continued cooperation with regard to increasing “go-green” awareness level, exchanging […]

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15th WTTC Global Summit discusses sustainability

The 15th annual WTTC Global Summit was held in Madrid, Spain from April 15-16, 2015 united Travel & Tourism leaders from across the whole world, bringing together top representatives from the public and private sectors, from travel associations and the media in a unique networking and discussion forum. Sitting on the panel were Minister Alain […]

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Bhutan presents CO2-poor tourism products at ITB Berlin 2015

Bhutan is a low-CO2 travel destination with a CO2 footprint, which is well below the world average. The small country in the Himalayas has anchored environmental protection in the Constitution and knowing that tourism contributes significantly to CO2 emissions, Bhutan wish to improve their environmental performance further. On the ITB 2015 in Berlin, Bhutan presents […]

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Mövenpick Hotel Nuremberg-Airport provides sustainability

The 4-star property Mövenpick Hotel Nuremberg-Airport in Germany, situated next to Nuremberg Airport, is the perfect location for business travellers and guests alike. It also offers the convenience of the local metro station at its front door. Green Globe congratulates Mövenpick Hotel Nurnberg-Airport on its re-certification for the third year and its magnificent compliance score […]

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ICTP & Vanilla Islands discuss on low-carbon & sustainable future

Vanilla Islands of the Indian Ocean looks at low carbon and sustainable future as a region when they meet Geoffrey Lipman of ICTP & SUN Project for Green Growth. Representatives of the Vanilla Islands met at the Seychelles Pavilion at ITB to plan the future collaboration for their member states in this unique tropical paradise […]

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Mekong Tourism Forum 2015 moves to Danang, Vietnam

The 2015 Mekong Tourism Forum is set to be hosted by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Vietnam in Da Nang City at the beautiful central coast on 16 to 19 June, 2015. Under the theme, ‘Unlocking the Potential of the Mekong Region via Innovative Partnerships’, the tourism event for the Mekong region […]

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