GREEN DESTINATIONS STORY AWARDS @ ITB BERLIN 2022
GREEN DESTINATIONS STORY AWARDS 2022
The Green Destinations Story Awards is an annual ceremony to showcase and celebrate the most inspirational stories of resilient tourism practices from the Top 100 Competition. The ceremony is organised by Green Destinations in partnership with GLP Films and ITB Berlin and hosted by Visit Portugal.
By hosting the ceremony, Visit Portugal is showing its commitment to sustainable tourism development, joining Green Destinations in sharing and celebrating excellent practices for sustainable destination management.
The Good Practice Stories featured in this ceremony showcase innovative solutions that contribute to tourism development. The Green Destinations Story Awards provides a global stage to celebrate and share these stories, to educate and inspire positive change.
Six to ten destinations from Portugal have been participating in the Top 100 competition every year since 2014, with four nominations in this year’s edition of the Green Destinations Story Awards: the Autonomous Region of Azores, Nazaré, Alto Minho and Sintra.
ABOUT THE AWARDS
The Green Destinations Story Awards celebrate the most outstanding Good Practice Stories of the Top 100 list.
Only destinations that are part of the 2021 Top 100 list were eligible for nomination to the 2022 Green Destinations Story Awards. The categories of awards this year were as follow:
- Localising And Decarbonising The Destination Supply Chain
- Communities & Culture
- Environment & Climate
- Nature & Ecotourism
- Tourism Reset & Recover
LOCALISING AND DECARBONISING THE SUPPLY CHAIN
COMMUNITIES & CULTURE
ENVIRONMENT & CLIMATE
This year again, Green Destinations opened a 6th category of awards: the People’s Choice Award – to allow the general public to support their favourite story.
Another special recognition, the ITB Earth Award honors global leadership in the fight against climate change and environmental degradation amongst a collection of smart projects for more sustainable tourism.