2020 Sustainable Top 100 Destinations

October 6 | Online launch event

About the competition

The Sustainable Top 100 competition is organised by 12 organisations with the general aim to showcase success stories and good practices of both emerging and established destinations, and to exchange good practices to make all destinations more sustainable, and better for local communities and travellers.

Nominations can be submitted by any person, organisation or company on behalf of the destination.

Destinations selected to the 2020 or 2021 pre-selection Sustainable Top 100 Destinations competition are eligible for the Sustainable Destinations Top 100 Awards in one of the following categories:

Culture & Communities
Environment & Climate
Nature & Ecotourism
Islands & Seaside
COVID-19 strategies
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Contributions to the Sustainable Development Goals

Partner organisations

The Top 100 competition is supported by a partnership of organisations dedicated to sustainable tourism, led by Green Destinations. Partners have a seat in the Sustainable Destinations Top 100 Jury, which reviews nominations based on quality and comprehensibility of the provided information.

Green Destinations
Green Destinations

Albert Salman, Founder and President of the Jury

The Netherlands

ITB Berlin
ITB Berlin

Jean-François Rika , CSR Commissioner

Germany

Asian Ecotourism Network (AEN)
Asian Ecotourism Network (AEN)

Masaru Takayama

Japan

Bookdifferent
Bookdifferent

Lonneke De Kort

The Netherlands

Destination Stewardship Center
Destination Stewardship Center

Jonathan B. Tourtellot

USA

Global Ecotourism Network
Global Ecotourism Network

Glenn Jampol

Costa Rica

Linking Tourism & Conservation
Linking Tourism & Conservation

Peter Prokosch

Norway

QualityCoast Awards (EUCC)
QualityCoast Awards (EUCC)

Hugo de Jong

The Netherlands

Sustainable Travel International (STI)
Sustainable Travel International (STI)

Paloma Zapata

USA

Travelife
Travelife

Naut Kusters

The Netherlands

TravelMole
TravelMole

Charlie Kao

Paris, France

SSTD
SSTD

Susan Santos de Cárdenas

Indonesia

GLP Films
GLP Films

Rob Holmes, Founder & Chief Strategist

 

EcoTourism Australia
EcoTourism Australia

Rod Hillman

Australia

Any questions?

For questions about the Sustainable Top 100 competition or the Sustainable Destinations Top 100 Awards, please see our FAQ section or contact us at

team@sustainabletop100.org