The Glasgow Declaration on Climate Action in Tourism: shared pathways towards a carbon-neutral tourism

During the UN COP26, over 300 tourism stakeholders launched the Glasgow Declaration on Climate Action in Tourism

The Declaration will bring the sector commitment towards carbon neutrality by 2050 a step forward by leading and aligning climate action plans across tourism.

The objectives outlined in the Declaration will be possible by following five shared pathways: 

  1. Measuring and disclosing all travel and tourism-related emissions; 
  2. Setting and delivering targets to accelerate tourism’s decarbonisation
  3. Restoring and protecting ecosystems
  4. Collaborating with other stakeholders to coordinate our efforts;
  5. And ensuring the financial capacity to meet the objectives set out in climate plans.

HOTREC welcomes this Declaration and fully supports its activity, its agenda and foreseeable implementation.

Picture source: UNWTO

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07 Sep
07/09/2022    
09:00 - 14:00
Draft Agenda for ExCom Meeting on 7 September 2022, Brussels Welcome by the President Anti-trust statement and approval of agenda Approval of minutes of the [...]
HOTREC Package Travel Directive webinar
14/09/2022    
11:00 - 12:00
Latest updates on the PTD review's timeline and policy measures envisaged incl. pre-payments, insolvency protection and cancellation rights. HOTREC will incorporate members' remarks into a revised version of HOTREC position paper and submit it to all for approval.
HOTREC SSD Committee preparatory meeting + update Social Affairs
19/09/2022    
10:00 - 12:00
Main outcome of teh meeting available
22 Sep
22/09/2022    
10:30 - 12:30
Recording of the working group on restaurants is available via WeTransfer until 03 October 2022: https://wetransfer.com/downloads/a1e6a6b32b734f7bf864d82b6470184920220926084450/7c966070da61a95549be6c9fbad2169b20220926084508/42d7ba
23 Sep
23/09/2022    
10:00 - 13:00
Updated agenda of the meeting available
29 Sep
29/09/2022    
All Day
On the 3rd edition of the International Day of Awareness of Food Loss and Waste (IDAFLW), celebrated on 29 September, the FAO and UNAP have [...]
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