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Kerten Hospitality joins global network of leading hospitality companies driving industry sustainability

Kerten Hospitality joins as the latest member of Sustainable Hospitality Alliance.

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Hospitality industry launches new net zero methodology for hotels

A new methodology to guide hotels on how to set a net zero pathway developed by global hospitality organisations.

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“Look beyond ‘zero’ impact towards a lasting ‘positive’ impact”

Our Chair, Wolfgang M. Neumann, writes a guest blog on the crucial need for co-ordinated and collective action.

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Sustainable Hospitality Alliance signs the Glasgow Declaration on Climate Action in Tourism

Sustainable Hospitality Alliance joins as launch partner and signatory of Glasgow Declaration on Climate action in Tourism.

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Pathway to Net Positive Hospitality raises global ambition for the hospitality sector

The Sustainable Hospitality Alliance is developing the Pathway to Net Positive Hospitality to support every hotel whatever their starting point on their sustainability journey.

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Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL) team wins the Sustainable Hospitality Challenge

We are proud to support the Sustainable Hospitality Challenge, a global competition where students from around the world showcased sustainable solutions for the future.

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World-leading hospitality group, Accor, joins the Sustainable Hospitality Alliance

World leading hospitality group, Accor, joins global sustainability network, Sustainable Hospitality Alliance, to tackle key challenges affecting the planet and its people.

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First-of-its-kind methodology to measure waste across hotel chains unveiled

The Hotel Waste Measurement Methodology, developed with leading hotel brands, provides a common approach to collect data, and measure and report waste.

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World Water Week: Ways to reduce water consumption in hotels

This World Water Week, find out how hotels can get started on their water stewardship journey and safeguard water security across the globe.

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CEO of Sustainable Hospitality Alliance moving on to continue advancement of sustainable development

Madhu Rajesh will be stepping down as CEO of Sustainable Hospitality Alliance in September. The charity has appointed an interim CEO, Patrick O’Meara.

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IOM and Sustainable Hospitality Alliance launch multi-year co-operation to promote ethical recruitment

International Organization for Migration (IOM) and Sustainable Hospitality Alliance launch multi-year partnership to promote ethical recruitment and protection of migrant workers in tourism industry.

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Ways hotels can reduce their ecological footprint

Earth Overshoot Day is a reminder that our approach to resources is unsustainable. Find out how we can work towards a prosperous and sustainable future.

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