The travel and tourism industry currently contributes approximately 9% of global GDP or a value of over US$6 trillion, and accounts for 255 million jobs. As a subset of this industry, the global hospitality industry has the potential to be a key driver of sustainability from both a global and local perspective.
The broad goal of this initiative is to strengthen commitment and action for sustainability in the hospitality industry. We are working with International Tourism Partnership to agree common sustainability targets with leading hospitality companies.
The Soneva Sustainability Report 2014-15 publishes the results of Soneva’s first Total Impact Assessment. [caption id="attachment_3317" align="alignleft" width="780"] Photo: Cat Vinton[/caption] In an effort to measure the total impact the company has on the natural world and on the…... more
Soneva was announced as the winner of the prestigious Word Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) Tourism for Tomorrow Award 2015 in the Environment category at the WTTC…... more
Participants at the 2014 SLOW LIFE Symposium. Successful initiatives such as WHOLE WORLD Water and Learn to Swim were born out of the SLOW LIFE Symposium. Following…... more