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Japan & Thailand Make List of Sustainable Top 100 Destinations
Six destinations from across Japan and two from Thailand have been included in the sixth edition of the Sustainable Top 100 Destinations list.
October 22, 2020
Destination Asia Indonesia Goes Digital for Sustainability Refresher Training 2021
Destination Asia Indonesia held its annual Sustainability Refresher Training online for all staff in late August.
October 12, 2020
Destination Asia Malaysia’s Second Adopted Sun Bear Released
Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre (BSBCC) recently released Montom, a six-year-old adult male bear, back into the wild.
October 5, 2020
Going Beyond the ‘Clear Your Closet Challenge’
Following the distribution of the donations gathered from the 'Clear Your Closet Challenge' in May and June, some Destination Asia Vietnam staff went a step further to help those in need.
September 22, 2020
Destination Asia Japan Introduces New Responsible Products in Shizuoka Prefecture
Destination Asia Japan's new tours to Shizuoka offer visitors opportunities for meaningful connections with locals while providing benefits to the local community.
September 10, 2020
100% Biodegradeable Wet Towelettes Provided For Travellers
Destination Asia Malaysia is now working with a supplier of sustainable wet towelettes that leave no negative impact on our environment during production nor after their use.
August 27, 2020
Destination Asia Vietnam Take the Next Step in Clear Your Closet Donation Project
Step two of Destination Asia Vietnam's clear your closet donation project started in April during the lockdown, was completed in May and June with the following centres.
July 23, 2020
New Partnership Between ‘LoveWildlife’ Organization & Khao Lak Merlin Resort
In addition to the yearly renovations and preparing new standards of hygiene, they have recently started a partnership with a non-profit Thai conservation foundation called Love Wildlife.
July 16, 2020
Raising Awareness for Tourism In Need Across Southeast Asia
Sharing information about responsible tourism organisations who are struggling financially due to COVID-19.
May 27, 2020
Taking Small Steps to Make a Big Difference in Singapore
While working from home, Destination Asia Singapore has continued to work towards achieving its Travelife certification.
May 27, 2020
Destination Asia Launches Responsible Product Themes & Criteria
To ensure the travel products we label as 'responsible' are contributing to a sustainable society and planet, we have developed four Responsible Travel themes.
May 25, 2020
Sustainability Initiatives Flow via Online Training
During a time of social distancing and working from home, we take it as an opportunity to raise awareness among staff and prepare for the implementation of further sustainability initiatives in the near future.
April 22, 2020
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