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STARHOTELS E.c.h.o Milan, Italy
imageSTARHOTELS E.c.h.o has been designed to meet the highest environmental and quality standards. Gigliola Lombardi is the General Manager and wants to ensure her guests enjoy not only the best Milan has to offer, but also feel they are making a sustainable difference. STARHOTELS E.c.h.o has been awarded for its contemporary eco-design and all materials from flooring to wallpaper and more are green certified.

GREEN GLOBE GOLD MEMBERS


Hotel van Oranje, The Netherlands Awarded Gold Status
imageJaap Liethof, Managing Director at the hotel said, “Hotel van Oranje is honored to have been awarded with the Green Globe Gold certificate. It’s a way of living that we all have embraced. I want to thank our dedicated Green Globe team, under the leadership of HR Manager Saskia Breuls, for their excellent work”.

Green Globe Gold for Mövenpick Resort Sharm El Sheikh
imageMövenpick Resort Sharm El Sheikh was recently re-certified by Green Globe for the fifth consecutive year earning the resort the coveted Green Globe Gold status. The hotel consistently focuses on environmental practices and CSR initiatives in the community.

SUSTAINABLE TOURISM


Puy du Fou, Vendée, France Invests in Greater Energy Saving
Award winning theme park Puy du Fou located in the Vendée region of western France has invested in Robe's DL series LED moving lights. Embracing their Green Globe certification for carbon efficiency was also important.
Sustainable travel study finds visitors seek out responsible travel options
With Visit California as the lead sponsor, the study included California specific questions that show visitors to the state are more likely to participate in ecotourism, sustainable tourism …
5 Responsible Tourism Tips
Socially and environmentally responsible tourism is crucial to the health of the places we wish to visit. Responsible tourism expert, Raj Gyawali, ...
What is ecotourism and why we need more of it
Ecotourism is a form of sustainable travel that supports the local environment instead of putting more pressure on it and exploiting its resources.

INTERNATIONAL NEWS


Paris Agreement Update: Brazil has ratified
The Brazilian government has ratified its participation in the Paris Agreement – a significant step by Latin America’s largest emitter of greenhouse gases.
UNWTO boss says Slovenia right to focus on sustainable tourism
Taleb Rifai, the head of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO), believes Slovenia is right to focus on ...
Indonesia opens UNWTO sustainable tourism observatories
Indonesia has announced a new focus on sustainable tourism as it aims to attract 20 million visitors by 2020.
Lux* Resorts & Hotels appoints Dominik Ruhl Chief Operating Officer
Originally from Germany, Dominik Ruhl left his home country after his hotel studies and started his career in the United Sates, where he spent several years with Ritz Carlton

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