News & Announcements

Election Results Announced August 1st

The 2012 GSTC Board Member Elections commenced yesterday. We thank all our candidates for their commitment and we thank everyone who voted.  We will fill five regular Board Seats and one observer seat for a Certification representative.  Results will be announced August 1st. 

Early Adopters of Sustainable Destinations

Joining our pioneering group of Early Adopters, we would like to welcome two new members to the program; Lanzarote, Spain, the easternmost member of the Canary Islands and Okavango Delta Ramsar Site, Botswana, located in the north western Ngamiland District. We look forward to working with them on obtaining optimal sustainability.

Save the Date for the GSTC Annual Meeting

Please join us for the 3rd Annual GSTC Membership Council Meeting - September 25th-28th, 2012 in Washington DC. Meet GSTC Members and Board Members. Contribute and shape the work of our programs. Share and learn from Special Thematic Sessions. Final dates and agenda coming soon!

Request for Proposals - 2013 Annual Event

We are accepting proposals to host our annual meeting in 2013; the deadline to submit applications is July 20th. If you are interested in hosting our annual event next year please contact us atThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or download the application here.

Board Election voting begins June 20th

The Board Member application process has concluded. The election will be open for voting on June 20th. Nominees will be announced soon, so please stay tuned to learn about each individual candidate.

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