Accreditation for Standards & Certification Programs

Accreditation

 

HELPING VERIFY SUSTAINABILITY

The GSTC Accreditation Panel seeks to recognize standards and certification programs that are credible, transparent, impartial, and comply with the GSTC Criteria for sustainable tourism. 

OBJECTIVES

  • Establish requirements for recognizing and rewarding standards and certification programs practicing geniune sustainability (GSTC Process)

  • Provide clarity, consistency and credibility for sustainable travel and tourism products

  • Provide an impartial and independent voice for the GSTC Process

For a full description of the role of the GSTC Accreditation Panel please contact .

GSTC Accreditation Panel

  • Cathy Parsons (Chair)
  • Mike Read (Deputy Chair)
  • Jóse Augusto A.K. Pinto de Abreu
  • David Oregon
  • Kjartan Bollason
  • Loreto Duffy Mayers
  • Geoff Penrose
  • David Andres Ortegon-Martinez
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Anyone from individuals to larger organizations can help increase the reach, awareness and recognition of sustainable tourism practices.  
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