Blue Community Program for Destinations, Hotels & REsorts

The Blue Community is pleased to announce a new Sustainable Tourism Management program that is being developed with an interntional team and partnership with the University of Central Florida Rosen College of Hospitality Management and the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC)

The Blue Community destination program has an emphasis on coastal habitat protection, enhancement and restoration.  Some of its features include:

Administered by the Blue Community Consortium, a UNWTO Affiliate, and accredited member of the UNEP Major Stakeholders Group, and has been in Special Consultative Status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council since 2019.

The assessment process is at 4 levels: Coral Reef, Sea Turtle, Dolphin, & Whale

There are several programs for communities and destinations. What makes the Blue Community program unique is its emphasis on protection, enhancement, and restoration of coastal habitat, and marine environments that are so vital for much of the tourism industry. Some key features of the program:

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