Business travel is having a resurgence as the COVID-19 pandemic slows down and in-person events have resumed. Professionals are enjoying face-to-face collaboration and networking after several years of working remotely. In fact, 32% of consumers are planning to travel for business in 2023.
As organizations resume regular business travel, it brings up questions of sustainability and ethics. How should we reduce our impact on the environment while traveling for business? How can we be mindful of the communities we’re visiting and have a positive impact?
Last year, our Sustainable Travel: Where Next? documentary series brought viewers to 17 places around the world, highlighting real-life stories of sustainable tourism in action. Season Two of the series will feature a whole new slate of destinations and companies that are transforming tourism, empowering communities, and protecting the planet.
Each webinar will focus on a different topic related to climate action in travel, with the first slated to explore the effectiveness of forest carbon offsets as a climate solution.SEATTLE, WA (April 4, 2023) – Today, Sustainable Travel International announced it will host a new webinar series,Road to Net Zero,focused on catalyzing climate action in travel. The series aims to support companies, destinations, and individuals on their journey to net zero travel by demystifying confusing or controversial topics and highlighting real-life examples of climate action in practice.
SEATTLE, WA (September 27, 2022) – Today, Sustainable Travel International released Sustainable Travel: Where Next?,an all-new documentary series that highlights how the global travel and tourism sector is taking action to protect our planet and its treasured destinations. The series debuts as the international community celebrates World Tourism Day and acknowledges the important role that tourism plays in sustainable development.
Travel Curious will offset 100% of their CO2e footprint through the Sustainable Travel International Forestry Projects Program and donate an additional 50% of their emissions-value to the UK-based Make it Wild project.
Tour and experience specialist Travel Curious unveils its Carbon Pledge to measure and remove 150% of its CO2e emissions, using its industry-first, bespoke carbon calculator for private tours and experiences to accurately measure each individual private tour.
From travel to food to facilities, collaboration helps reduce delegates’ footprint and overall impact of Responsible Business Europe’s conference in London on 8-9 June
Reuters Events Sustainable Business, the leading platform for business intelligence for sustainability, partnered with Sustainable Travel International to make this year’s Responsible Business Europe a carbon neutral event. This included measuring and offsetting the emissions generated by event facilities as well as delegates’ travel to and from the event.