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Hotels work with stakeholders for the environment

Hotels work with stakeholders for the environment

Highlighting some of the ways stakeholders can positively influence hotels’ roles as responsible businesses, Serena Hotels worked with a campaigning organisation on Earth Day to promote environmental issues. Back in April, Serena Hotels properties Serena Beach Resort & Spa (SBRS) in Mombasa and the Nairobi Serena…
LUX offsetting guest stays through solar power project

LUX offsetting guest stays through solar power project

LUX* Resorts & Hotels is offsetting the carbon footprint of some guests’ stays by funding a solar PV field in Mauritius through its Tread Lightly programme. The company…

Safari Lodge creates opportunities for Maasai people

Safari Lodge creates opportunities for Maasai people

Serena Hotels Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge has been working with local people to create opportunities for the Masaai tribe. Located in the Crater Highlands area of Tanzania, the…

Serena Hotels Turtle Conservation Programme

Serena Hotels Turtle Conservation Programme

The Serena Beach Resort & Spa has been working for over 20 years to help protect turtles and has released over 40,000 hatchlings into the sea. Marine ecological…

Talking Point: Why be a responsible destination?

Talking Point: Why be a responsible destination?

Our destination this month is South Africa which is taking great strides towards greater sustainability in its tourism and hospitality industries. We asked Rozitta De Villiers of the…

Jumeirah Beach Hotel awarded Green Globe

Jumeirah Beach Hotel awarded Green Globe

Jumeirah Beach Hotel, part of Jumeirah Group and International Tourism Partnership member, has retained the Green Globe Certification (GGC)…

Carlson announces funding commitment for International Tourism Partnership & Youth Career Initiative

Carlson announces funding commitment for International Tourism Partnership & Youth Career Initiative

Carlson, a global hospitality and travel company, in partnership with the Carlson Family Foundation, today announced a $100,000 grant…

Hyatt commits $1 million to Women for Women International

Hyatt commits $1 million to Women for Women International

A four-year partnership has been set up to help support the education and empowerment of more than 60,000 women in war-torn countries…

Talking Point: Youth Career Initiative expands work in Africa

Talking Point: Youth Career Initiative expands work in Africa

To kick start this month's Talking Point posts, we speak with Emili Budell and Samron Adane from Youth Career…

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