The goal is to develop tourist accommodations, activities, and attractions that benefit everyone involved– the local flora/fauna, the local people, travel industry stakeholders, and travelers alike.
addressing the need for uniting communities, conservation and
sustainable travel, continues to underscore the importance of community
engagement in facilitating economic social and environmental sustainability. Recognizing
the critical juncture we find the state of mechanisms to ensure biodiversity
conservation and sustainable future of the world upon which it depends.
international network of industry professionals and business leaders, TIES offers
valuable networking and professional development opportunities.
As a global source of
knowledge and advocacy in ecotourism, TIES offers practical educational tools
and promotes capacity building opportunities for professionals.
Utilizing the global
ecotourism development experiences, TIES helps mainstream sustainability in
tourism and inspire positive changes in the industry.