Did you know that small to mid-sized businesses with a well-planned sustainability strategy can increase their profits by up to 51%? Based on years of research and hands-on work with a wide range of businesses, author and speaker Bob Willard... Read More >
Is your tourism business or organization interested in sustainability? If you haven't already, the first thing you should do is engage your most important resource; your staff. Getting your team involved with or taking the lead role on your green... Read More >
This is the fourth in a series of articles that is responding directly to what the tourism industry in Canada has identified as its top priorities when it comes to being green. If you’d like to share with us what’s... Read More >
This is the third in a series of articles that is responding directly to what the tourism industry in Canada has identified as its top priorities when it comes to being green. If you’d like to share with us what’s... Read More >
This is the second in a series of articles that is responding directly to what the tourism industry in Canada has identified as their top priorities when it comes to being green. If you’d like to share with us what’s important... Read More >
One of the biggest challenges with recycling in your tourism business can be your guests! With visitors from all over the province, country, continent or globe, recycling habits and understanding can vary significantly. The best way to make it easy... Read More >
Green Tourism recently conducted a survey in partnership with the Tourism Industry Associations of Canada, Ontario and British Columbia. We wanted to find out what information tourism businesses and organizations would find the most valuable when it comes to sustainability.
In... Read More >
August 17 is World Honey Bee Day, a day to raise awareness about our dependence on the work honey bees do to ensure a healthy and sustainable food system. It is estimated that bees are responsible for about one in... Read More >
Did you know that measuring and reducing your carbon footprint can help you cut costs while reducing your environmental impacts? Make a pledge to measure your carbon footprint in 2017 and we'll send you a free workbook on how to do... Read More >
Wondering how you can get involved with World Environment Day on June 5, 2017? Check out their handy Toolkit for Businesses and Organizations.
Why Get Involved?
Inform - It’s a great moment to demonstrate what your business / organization is doing to... Read More >
Want to have your your voice heard when it comes to sustainable development in the global tourism and hospitality industry?
In the context of the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development, UNWTO produced an initial draft discussion paper that offers... Read More >
Last week at Green Tourism Canada, we received an email from a member about sustainable purchasing. She was wondering if we had a list of “green suppliers” in her area that she could consider purchasing from. I decided to pick... Read More >
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