ATTA, Ecotourism Society, ECPAT

Adventure Travel Trade AssociationAdventure Travel Trade Association 

ATTA is dedicated to raising the profile of Adventure Travel in the world travel market and provides valuable    services, knowledge and connections that will help Members succeed in their businesses, thereby contributing to industry-wide growth.

The International Ecotourism Society

The International Ecotourism Society

TIES ia a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting ecotourism. TIES is leading the efforts to make tourism a viable tool for conservation, protection of bio-cultural diversity, and sustainable community development.

Global Sustainable Tourism Council

The Global Sustainable Tourism Council

The GSTC is a global membership based organization, formed to foster increased knowledge and understanding of sustainable tourism practices and the adoption of universal sustainable tourism principles.

The Code

ECPAT and The CODE

ECPAT International is a network of organizations and individuals working together to eliminate the commercial sexual exploitation of children. ECPAT acronym stands for ‘End Child Prostitution, Child Pornography and Trafficking of Children for Sexual Purposes. It is represented worldwide by 77 organizations in 70 countries. The CODE is a code of conduct for the protection of children from sexual exploitation in travel and tourism. MeaningfulTrips is a signatory of the CODE.

TAP Travelers Against Plastic logoTAP, Travelers Against Plastic

TAP – Travelers Against Plastic is a non-profit organization focused on educating travelers to travel more responsibly.  Consider traveling with a reusable water bottle and water sterilization device.  Take the pledge!