Carbon calculatior for flights
Thursday, May 22, 2014
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Stop Child prostitution ECPAT
Thursday, August 1, 2013
ECPAT: ECPAT International s'est vu décerner le prix Hilton, la plus haute récompense pour l'action humanitaire, pour son action contre l'exploitation sexuelle des enfants à des fins commerciales.

HILTON PRIZE -- WORLD'S LARGEST HUMANITARIAN PRIZE - AWARDED TO ECPAT INTERNATIONAL, GLOBAL NGO LEADING FIGHT TO STOP COMMERCIAL SEXUAL EXPLOITATION OF CHILDREN
Prize spotlights atrocities of the child sex exploitation industry around the globe

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, August 1, 2013--ECPAT ... read_more
German travel industry focuses on sustainability
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
The German travel industry will focus more strongly on sustainability issues in future under new initiatives.
The German Travel Association (DRV) and various tour operators have signed an important international code committing them to ethical behaviour as organisations and in destinations.
DRV president Jrgen Bchy signed the UNWTO Global Code of Ethics on behalf of the German tourism industry at an official ceremony at the DRV's annual conference in Budva, Montenegro, last week. The other ... read_more
European Parliament commends Travelife Sustainability System
Monday, October 17, 2011
The European Parliament has approved a report - Europe, The World's No. 1 Tourist Destination: A New Political Framework for Tourism in Europe - that commends the Travelife Sustainability System as part of a series of proposals which aims to improve tourism across the EU.

The European Parliament passed the report that makes a series of recommendations to the European Commission on how to improve its tourism strategy. The proposals made by the European Parliament's Transport and Tourism ... read_more
Former industry sites top sustainable tourism destinations today
Tuesday, October 4, 2011
Tonight, twenty-one destinations from across Europe received the 2011 EDEN Award for exemplary regeneration and promotion of their declining physical sites; at a gala Award ceremony, an exhibition of awarded destinations and an EDEN network meeting.
From abandoned mines and disused factories to derelict railways and overgrown farmsteads, these neglected sites once played a key role in European history. Through well-considered sustainable regeneration people can rediscover the past and ... read_more
Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) klimaatneutraal
Tuesday, October 4, 2011
Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) opereert, naar eigen zeggen, als eerste reisorganisatie in Benelux volledig klimaatneutraal.

Dit wordt onder andere bereikt doordat medewerkers de gelegenheid krijgen om frequenter thuis te werken. Het doel is dat al in 2012 10% (gemiddeld 3 dagen per week) van het CWT-personeel vanuit huis werkt. Andere verstrekkende en duurzame interne milieumaatregelen die een bijdrage leveren om de uitstoot van broeikasgassen sterk te beperken zijn: een uitsluitend ... read_more
INTERNATIONAL AUDITORS GREEN MALAYSIA
Tuesday, October 4, 2011
Delegates of the recently concluded 70th Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) International Conference 2011 successfully raised RM25,000 (USD8,379, EUR5,829, AUD8,038) to plant 250 trees at the Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM) as part of the Malaysia Business Tourism Green Programme.

Regarded as the world's largest internal auditors gathering, The IIA 2011 attracted a record 2,200 internal audit and governance practitioners from 93 countries.

Speaking at the cheque ... read_more
ECPA Une campagne qui encourage un changement historiqueT - Body shop :
Friday, September 30, 2011
Genève, le 29 Septembre 2011 - The Body Shop et ECPAT ont remis une des plus grandes pétitions de l'histoire des Nations Unies, en demandant d'agir pour mettre un terme à la traite des mineurs à des fins sexuelles.
Aujourd'hui, ECPAT et The Body Shop ont remis à la Présidente du Conseil des Droits de l'Homme, Son Excellence Madame Laura Dupuy Lassere, une pétition de plus de 7 millions de signatures recueillies dans le monde entier, pour demander aux gouvernements de prendre rapidement des ... read_more
European Parliament commends Travelife Sustainability System
Friday, September 30, 2011
The European Parliament has today approved a report - Europe, The World's No. 1 Tourist Destination: A New Political Framework for Tourism in Europe - that commends the Travelife Sustainability System as part of a series of proposals which aims to improve tourism across the EU.

The European Parliament passed the report that makes a series of recommendations to the European Commission on how to improve its tourism strategy. The proposals made by the European Parliament's Transport and ... read_more
Lufthansa: Airlines' inclusion in EU EmissionTradingScheme in danger of becoming 'fiasco'
Monday, April 18, 2011
Lufthansa said that "too many problems remain unresolved" regarding implementation of airlines' inclusion in the EU Emissions Trading Scheme, leaving open the prospect that the initiative will become a "fiasco" when it goes into effect at the beginning of next year (ATW Daily News, Oct. 12, 2010).

"All of the scheduled deadlines have so far been missed and numerous legal and technical questions remain unanswered--just as 2012 tickets are beginning to go on sale and only eight months ... read_more