Green Destinations is now GSTC-Accredited

July 5, 2018 – The Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) is pleased to announce that Green Destinations has achieved the ‘GSTC-Accredited’ status. The awarded status affirms Green Destinations’ commitment to promoting sustainable destinations. Achieving the GSTC-Accredited status means that a certification program is following processes and procedures that have been reviewed and approved by the GSTC Accreditation Panel. 

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The World’s Top 10 Sustainable Destinations unveiled at ITB

The World’s Top 10 Sustainable Destinations have been unveiled in the Awards Hall of ITB Berlin, at the end of its Opening day, March 7. From 100 top-sustainable destinations, 32 finalists had first been selected by a Jury representing 12 international organisations.   The Jury has announced the Winners as follows: Best of Cities, Communities 

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The World’s Best Sustainable Destinations unveiled at ITB

The World’s Best Sustainable Destinations will be unveiled in the Awards Hall of ITB Berlin, at the end of its Opening day, March 7. From 100 top-sustainable destinations, 32 finalists have been selected by a Jury representing 12 international organisations. The Jury will announce the Best of Cities, Communities & Culture, the Best of Nature, 

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Green Destinations Partners with Sustainability Leaders Project

Share your Sustainable Destination Strategy! Green Destinations has become the Sustainability Leaders Project (SLP) Knowledge Partner for Sustainable Destination Strategies. We invite destination developers, managers and advisors to tell SLP the sustainability story of their destination. It will be interviews, but shorter than the SLP-expert interviews, and questions will focus on the destination, not so 

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2017 Sustainable Destinations Top 100 unveiled

101 Destinations Win Global Sustainability Competition The Sustainable Destinations Top 100 is unveiled for the third time on World Tourism Day 2017. The awards celebrate the efforts of tourism destinations’ responsible and sustainable tourism initiatives. The list is the result of open calls in newswires, social and business media. Destinations could be nominated by any 

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Vail, Colorado enters certification process of Mountain IDEAL Standard

Green Destinations is acting as Certification Body of the newly GSTC-Recognised Mountain IDEAL Standard for the assessment of its first participant – the USA mountain resort of Vail, Colorado. The Mountain IDEAL destination standard has been developed to address sustainability in mountain environments that include winter and summer activities. Green Destinations’ auditor Dr. Magdalena A.K. Muir 

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AXSIOS licensed to operate the Green Destinations Certification and Awards program

Green Destinations has signed an exclusive licence agreement allowing AXSIOS to operate the Green Destinations Certification and Awards program in Greece, Serbia, Turkey and Israel. AXSIOS’ experts have successfully participated in the Auditor-Advisor training offered by Green Destinations. AXSIOS is now fully qualified to support tourist destinations in advancing towards a higher quality and a 

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Green Destinations Day & QualityCoast Award uitreiking

Een dag vol duurzame en inspirerende oplossingen voor bestemmingen en ondernemers Woensdag 5 juli 2017  | 10:30 – 18:00 uur  |  Renesse, Schouwen-Duiveland Bij deze nodigen we u van harte uit om deze dag aan de Zeeuwse kust bij te wonen. Op woensdag 5 juli 2017 verzorgen Green Destinations en QualityCoast in samenwerking met Gemeente 

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IT.A.CÀ Rimini 2017 – Green Destinations Day Italy 2017

FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 22nd. Rimini Campus – University of Bologna   International event part of the initiative Global Green Destinations Days, to be held in several destinations that are part of the Green Destinations community. Rimini will be the host city in Italy with a rich programme, including: International Conference with representatives from Green Destinations and 

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2017 Sustainable TOP 100

2017 Sustainable Destinations Top 100 For the third time the Sustainable Destinations Top 100 competition is organised by Green Destinations in cooperation with 20 other international organisations for sustainable tourism. The aim of the competition is to highlight success stories in destination management, and to exchange good practices between destinations. Selection involves formal nomination by 

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