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AAPA commits to net zero emissions by 2050

The Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) has committed to net zero carbon emissions by 2050, surpassing the existing industry commitment to halve carbon...

TAT promotes low-carbon tourism

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) recently signed a MoU with the Thailand Greenhouse Gas Management Organisation (TGO) and the Thai Ecotourism and Adventure...

New WTTC, UNEP report urges tourism stakeholders to rethink single-use plastics

In a bid to put the travel and tourism sector on a path towards sustainable recovery, the WTTC and the United Nations Environment Programme...

Majority of Singaporean travellers desire to travel more sustainably

The pandemic has pushed the concept of sustainable tourism to the forefront of travellers' minds, with new research released by Booking.com showing that 74 per cent...

Overtourism, beach pollution top travellers’ concerns about tourism’s environmental impact: survey

Easy identification of sustainable eco-friendly travel options, limited use of single-use plastics and financial incentives for accommodation providers who maximise energy efficiencies are the...

PATA joins tourism coalition pushing sustainable recovery

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) has become a signatory of The Future of Tourism Coalition with the global mission to place destinations at...

Taking stock and moving forward sustainably

As travel readies for rebound, tourism stakeholders should assess how to build back better, in ways that boost economies, while promoting more sustainable and inclusive growth, opines Mike Orgill, Airbnb’s director of policy for Asia Pacific.

Accor, Expedia Group expand UNESCO sustainability pledge

Accor and Expedia Group have joined forces to expand the UNESCO Sustainable Tourism Pledge into 96 countries. The agreement, in collaboration with the UNESCO, sees...

Aussie youth leads growing demand for responsible travel

People are more mindful than ever about travelling consciously following the Covid-19 pandemic, with younger travellers leading the charge in Australia, revealed a recent...

UNWTO unveils startup competition winners

Startups from around the world have been recognised for their contributions to sustainable and responsible tourism in the UNWTO SDGs Global Startup Competition. Supported by...

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