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The GDS-Index: 2017 – A year in Review

20 November 2017

This year has been declared International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development by the UNWTO (United Nations World Tourism Organization) and 2017 was indeed a good year for the GDS-Index. We have witnessed improvements from most of the participating destinations and some destinations have truly…

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The Road to Eco-Certification for Destinations

01 November 2017

  Why Eco-Certification?   In a market where many are proclaiming their sustainability credentials, audited and recognised eco-certifications assure customers that products and services are backed by a strong, well-managed commitment to sustainable practices. In a nutshell, they set certain standards on sustainable management, and…

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Glasgow becomes first convention bureau to receive Green Tourism Award

23 October 2017

Glasgow Convention Bureau wins ‘Silver’ Green Tourism Award!   Glasgow Convention Bureau has become the first ever convention bureau to win a Green Tourism Award, the world’s largest certification programme of its kind.   The go to standard for sustainable tourism, Green Tourism assesses businesses…

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