Sustainable Destination Training

The Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) and Green Destinations will jointly offer a 4-day training class in February 2019, focusing on best practices in sustainable destination development and management. The training program will include a 2-day training focused on the GSTC Criteria for Destinations (February 19th and 20th), the global baseline standard for sustainability in 

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60 Early-Bird Destinations selected in 2018 Sustainable Destinations Competition

The first 60 destinations of the Sustainable Destinations Top 100 were unveiled during Global Green Destinations Day in EU Green Capital Nijmegen on World Tourism Day 2018. This list celebrates the efforts of tourism destinations’ responsible and sustainable tourism initiatives. As a response to increasing local resistance against disruptive mass tourism (overtourism), the  theme for this 

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