Event Planner Spain, Organisation Veranstaltungen in Spanien und Marokko Ideen und Ressourcen für Events und Meetings in Spanien
Internet leaders: July 5,394,846 page views
Newsletter (15,000+ Abonnenten) Event Planner Spain mobile version RSS Event Planner Spain
 Eventlocations
 und Hotels
 Agentursuche  Event Anbieter
 suchen
   Service
Event Planner Spain
Alle Kategorien
Amograe Internacional. Audiovisuelle Produktion, Bühnenbau, Kulissenbau, Tanzboden, Theatervorhänge, Beleuchtung, Bildschirme,
EIBTM 2014

The Global Meetings & Events Expo, Barcelona 18-20 November
The Global Meetings & Events Expo, Barcelona 18-20 November

interessante Artikel
Fourteen Meetings Technology Trends to Watch for 2014 Fourteen Meetings Technology Trends to Watch for 2014 ...
Managing AV for Non-Techies Managing AV for Non-Techies ...
As Technology Changes Events, These Five Things Will Likely Stay the Same As Technology Changes Events, These Five Things Will ...
Dynamic Rate Marketing – Hotelier’s Powerful New Weapon to Shift Share from the OTAs Dynamic Rate Marketing – Hotelier’s Powerful New Weapon ...

Tenerife Tourism Office Becomes Benchmark for Green Event Organization

Send this article to a friend
Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Digg Share to Delicious More...
Date of publication: 23/09/2011 – Turismo de Tenerife

See more sustainable events news, corporate social responsibility (CSR)
Tenerife Tourism Office Becomes Benchmark for Green Event OrganizationThrough the Tenerife Convention Bureau, the island presented its projects before an audience of destination representatives and professionals attending a meeting organized recently by the Spain Convention Bureau.

At the meeting that the Spain Convention Bureau recently held in Malaga, the Tenerife Tourism Board presented the green and CSR projects – promoted through the Tenerife Convention Bureau (TFC) – it offers groups choosing the island as a destination for their conventions and congresos, and which have become a benchmark throughout Spain for sustainable practices both in the tourism industry and in business tourism segment.

Carlos Alonso, the 1st vice-chairman and head of tourism of the Island Council, put the accent on the fact that "having been invited to present our work at this meeting acknowledges Tenerife as destination committed to green tourism, including business tourism, which has made us pioneers in this field in Spain." Alonso added that "with the programmes offered by the Tenerife Convention Bureau, we contribute value added to the destination, as well as allowing companies to include, for instance, environmental conservation activities in their travel plans."

Featuring among the CRS projects developed by the TCB, there is one – supported by the Sustainable Ocean Association – geared to recuperating the marine reserve of Adeje by removing long-spined urchins affecting the balance of the area's ecosystem. This experience allows participants to discover, while scuba diving, the marvels of the environment and to collaborate with conservation and research.

Scuba diving in the waters off Tenerife

Scuba diving in the waters off Tenerife



In collaboration with the Office for Civic Environmental Participation and Voluntary Work, the aim of another of the activities included in the programme – available to national and international companies that decide to organize their conventions and congresses on the island – is to contribute to the environmental conservation by collecting rubbish, recuperating local paths, reforesting, and eradicating invasive alien species or releasing turtles back into the wild, among others. The funds raised from the participation of companies in both initiatives will in turn allow their financing.

Furthermore, the Tenerife Convention Bureau has published a Decalogue about how to organize green congresses on the island, which includes recommendations on the use of local products (wine, water, food), separating and recycling the material they use, policies for reducing the use of paper in the registration process and for handouts, the choice of hotels with policies governing the use of renewable energy sources, water saving, etc.

The meeting organized by the Spain Convention Bureau – a federation of the country's top congress destinations – is the most important of its kind in Spain. At the last edition, there were in region of 160 attendees, including Spanish convention bureau and representatives of the country's leading PCOs, in addition to agencies specializing in corporate travel and industry associations. This forum is geared to analyzing the trends and changing demands of the industry which last year organized over 21,000 meetings throughout Spain, attended by more than 3,000,000 people.
Comment on this news item
Name     Email

See more sustainable events news, corporate social responsibility (CSR)

Tags, event suppliers: Activities  Agencies  Associations  Congress  Hotels  Registration 

Tags, news section: Activities  Agencies  Association  Audience  Bureau  Business  Environment  Environmental  Green  IT  Malaga  Meeting  Research  Spain  Sustainable  Tenerife  Tourism  Trends 

Glossary, news section: AIM  Benchmark  Business tourism  Congress  Convention  Corporate  Corporate travel  CRS  CSR  Event  Forum  Programme  Value added 

Number of views of this article: 3,515

Alles suchen
Loading
Newsletter
Anbieter
Mitglieder Login
Benutzer
Passwort
Palacio de Ferias y Congresos de Málaga. Messe- und Kongresspalast Málaga, Tagungszentrum Spanien
Uila Motor y Aventura. Track Day, Motorevents, Geländewagentouren in ganz Spanien
CREA Group - Event Management Barcelona. Organisation von Events, Incentives und Gruppenreisen in Barcelona, Madrid, Valencia und Andalusien, Spanien
Indigo Travel & Events. DMC Experten in Incentive Reisen, maßgeschneiderte Programme, exclusive Events in Spanien und Marokko
Hotel Barceló Sancti Petri. Luxushotel für Meetings in Cádiz, Spanien

 
Über uns | Inserieren | Kontaktaufnahme | AGB | Glossar | Sitemap
Wenn Sie ein Event planen in Spanien oder Marokko, nehmen Sie Kontakt mit uns oder direkt mit den 600
Qualitätsdienstleistern in unserem Portal auf für gratis Angebote, ohne Verpflichtung und ohne Provision.

Mit 4,000,000 Seitenabrufen und 1,000 Angebotsanfragen im Monat ist Event Planner Spain derzeit das meist besuchte
Portal für Veranstaltungsorganisation in Spanien, in acht Sprachen verfügbar, mit Besuchern aus mehr als 160 Ländern.
Wenn Sie Interesse an Werbung auf unserem Portal haben, kontaktieren sie uns für ein interessantes Angebot.

Event Planner Spain, S.L.
Paseo de la Sierra, 38-20, 29018 Málaga, Spanien
© Copyright Event Planner Spain 2006-2014
Tel. +34 952 294 327

Simplycakes. Simplycakes, maßgeschneiderte Hochzeitstorten und Cupcakes für Geburtstage, Partys, Events und Kommunionen in Granada, Malaga, Jaen, Almeria, Andalusien

Letzter Anbieter

Simplycakes. Simplycakes, maßgeschneiderte Hochzeitstorten und Cupcakes für Geburtstage, ...
Wedding Promotion at the Hilton Buenavista Toledo

Letztes Angebot

Wedding Promotion at the Hilton Buenavista Toledo ...
The Shift in Desktop to Mobile and Tablet Continues to Transform Hotel Bookings in Q1 2014

Letzte News

The Shift in Desktop to Mobile and Tablet ...
euromedia productions. Eventagentur, Beratung und audiovisuelle Produktion Spanien

Zufallsanbieter

euromedia productions. Eventagentur, Beratung und audiovisuelle Produktion Spanien ...
Enogastronomic Experience: Wine Tasting Course & Tasting Menu

Zufallsangebot

Enogastronomic Experience: Wine Tasting Course & Tasting Menu ...
Noredeste Provides Security Services for Several Concerts at Badalona Olympic Pavilion

Zufallsnews

Noredeste Provides Security Services for Several Concerts at ...

Málaga Convention Bureau Member MPI Member, Meeting Professionals International CO2 Neutral Website Exhibiting at EIBTM, global event for meetings and incentives IMEX 2015 – Frankfurt 19-21 May. The essential worldwide exhibition for incentive travel, meetings and events ICCA Iberian Chapter