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Hilton reaches targets and sets out new commitments in 2013-14 CSR report

Hilton Worldwide today released its 2013-2014 corporate responsibility report. The report highlights efforts, achievements and priorities across Travel with Purpose: creating opportunities, strengthening communities, celebrating cultures and living sustainability. The report is International Tourism Partnership member, Hilton Worldwide’s third corporate responsibility report, and its first since returning to public markets following a record-breaking IPO in December […]

Anvaya Cove leads the way in renewable energy for island resorts

Small island nations are especially vulnerable to the effects of climate change, so several are taking the lead on renewable energy solutions. Small Island Developing States (SIDS) are increasingly popular as tourism destinations, but they’re often susceptible to the effects of climate change, including rising oceans and freak weather occurrences. Coupled with the high cost […]

Angela Brav

Angela Brav is Chief Executive for Europe at InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG). Angela joined IHG in 1988 and was appointed Chief Executive, Europe in August 2011. She is responsible for business development, growth, operations and performance of all the hotel brands and properties in Europe. IHG is one of the world’s leading hotel companies with 693,072 […]

Hilton London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 is the first UK hotel to pilot a new scheme aimed at helping young people with learning disabilities into work. The Hilton hotel, based near the airport in west London, is the first hotel employer in the UK to trial the scheme which is being run in partnership with […]

Responsible Tourism Awards 2014 shortlist revealed

The shortlist for the 2014 World Responsible Tourism Awards has been announced with a diverse array of possible winners. The Awards, sponsored by the Sultanate of Oman Ministry of Tourism, feature 11 categories, plus the coveted ‘Overall Winner’ 2014 Award. Among the organisations shortlisted for an Award are a koala walking tour in Australia, a […]

Wyndham makes great strides in sustainability

Wyndham Worldwide has released its 2013 Sustainability Responsibility Report and continued to demonstrate its sustainability best practices. The ITP member company was able to show it has reduced its operationally controlled asset water usage globally by 16 percent per square foot and its carbon emissions by 13 percent per square foot from the 2010 baseline. […]

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