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image Gold Certified Maya Ubud Resort and Spa has been continuously certified for its sustainable operations over the last five years. The resort has been awarded the coveted Green Globe Gold status and according to Spa Director and CSR Manager Made Saurin, Green Globe certification keeps the resort ahead of their competitors.

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Mövenpick Resort & Spa El Gouna: Awarded GOLD for Five Years Pioneering Sustainability
imageOsama Abaza, General Manager of Mövenpick Resort & Spa El Gouna said, “Being now a ‘Gold Member’, as a result of our fifth Green Globe certification, is an important recognition of the resort’s continuing continuous efforts and pursuit for progressive and sustainable environmental operation policies."

Château Saint-Martin & Spa Certified GOLD
imageJulie Poirot, CSR Regional Manager at Château Saint-Martin & Spa said,” When customers come to our establishment, the ethic is essential. As a luxury hotel, we must be exemplary at all levels - in the quality of service, our employees working conditions, the protection of our environment and our relationship with our stakeholders."

SUSTAINABLE TOURISM


UNWTO Official Message on World Tourism Day
Green Globe is an Affiliate Member of the UNWTO and endorses this years’s message to Promote Universal Accessibility. UNWTO Secretary-General Taleb Rifai said,"15% of the world’s population is estimated to live with some form of disability. Accessibility for all should be at the center of tourism policies and business strategies not only as a human right, but also as a great market opportunity."
A green and happy holiday? You can have it all
When you’re on holiday, relaxing on a beach or soaking up a vibrant city’s culture, the last thing you want to think about is your responsibility to the planet.
Slovenia declared world's first green country
"Slovenia is becoming known in the international tourism community as a small country which is taking big steps in sustainable tourism," said STO director Maja Pak,

INTERNATIONAL NEWS


Pope Urges Sustainable, Inclusive Tourism on World Tourism Day
Pope Francis has appealed for a sustainable, non-discriminatory tourist industry
Dubai Tourism Focuses on Sustainability
Dubai Tourism has signed a deal with four companies to reduce the carbon footprint of its tourism industry.
France Bans Plastic Plates and Cutlery
France is now the first country to have passed a law to ban plastic plates, cups and utensils.
Jamaica's Tourism Minister names new National Cruise Council
As part of efforts to boost visitor arrivals the National Cruise Council (NCC) has been resuscitated in the Ministry of Tourism with a mandate “to guide and grow the local cruise economy in a steady and sustainable manner moving forward.

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