Skål International Matkailun Kestävän Kehityksen Kilpailu 2017
Jälleen on aika koota Suomesta hyviä ehdokkaita hakemaan ehdokkuutta Skål International -järjestön Kestävän kehityksen kilpailuun. Alla on englanninkieliset ohjeet. Lisätietoa mm. Henri Annila, Young Skål, firstname.lastname@example.org
Skål International is an Affiliate Member of the UNWTO whose mission is to promote the development of responsible, sustainable and universally accessible tourism. We have adopted the UNWTO Global Code of Ethics in Tourism, and also support the ST-EP initiative (Sustainable Tourism-Eliminating Poverty). Skål is affiliated to other important international organisations such as IIPT, The Code, ECPAT, ICTP, STI.
Following the United Nations declaration of 2002 as the Year of Ecotourism and the Mountains, Skål International launched these Awards in the same year, to highlight and acknowledge best practices around the globe. As an international organisation of tourism industry leaders, Skål International is a powerful force in the travel and tourism industry to initiate change and encourage the conservation of the environment in order to promote tourism and travel.
Now in its 16th year, the Sustainable Tourism Awards, while highlighting best practices in tourism around the world, also serve the purpose of acquainting the world with this new concept that puts emphasis on the importance of the interaction of the physical, cultural and social environment, the traveller's responsibility and the need for active community participation for Sustainability.
Any company from the public and private sector, NGOs and government agencies worldwide are welcome to submit an entry in one of the nine available categories:
Why should you enter these Awards?
The deadline to submit applications online is 30 June 2017 at 23:59 CET. There are no entry fees.
Henri Annila, Young Skål Helsinki, email@example.com