International Ecotourism Society
Rating: 0 stars 0 0 review 71
Po Box 8558 Ste 300, East Tower Washington DC 20005 USA
TIES promotes responsible travel to natural areas that conserves the environment and improves the well-being of local people by:- Creating an international network of individuals, institutions and the tourism industry - Educating tourists and tourism professionals - Influencing the tourism industry, public institutions and donors to integrate the principles of ecotourism into their operations and policies
Education and Training: Both online/distance learning courses (run with George Washington University), including a Certificate in Sustainable Tourism, as well as classroom courses and workshops (tailored to fit the venue). TIES has long been a leader in the field of education on a variety of ecotourism topics. Research and Publication: TIES is the leading global source for information about ecotourism and sustainable travel. Recent research has included various aspects of certification and eco-labeling, ecolodges, community based ecotourism, ecotourism and Indigenous peoples, consumer demand for responsible travel, and carbon management and mitigation. We have carried out research in Montenegro, Mexico, Lebanon, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Vietnam, Australia, among other countries. We also have an online library of published and peer reviewed articles which is open to the public.Membership: TIES has individual and organizational members in over 90 countries, representing various stakeholder groups in both the private and public sectors. We also partner with 40+ national and regional ecotourism associations.
Filter Reviews by Role
Promote This Nonprofit
GreatNonprofits badges allow you to raise awareness of your favorite nonprofits on your own web sites!
Donor & Volunteer Advisory
This organization's nonprofit status may be in question. You'll need to check recent news about this organization. For more information please visit http://apps.irs.gov/app/eos/forwardToRevokeDownload.do
GreatNonprofits, as an impartial aggregator of reviews, takes no position on allegations made or issues raised by third parties. However, donors and volunteers can read recent news about this organization and determine for themselves whether such information is relevant.
Reviews for International Ecotourism Society
Get discovered. Invite people to share their experiences about this nonprofit!
I am a retired C.P.A. In my fifty year career I came in contact with many non-profits. Without a doubt , The Civil War Trust is... more »
EESI Newletters are quick to read, and include important bits of information that open my eyes and ears to lengthier articles... more »
Supports National Park experiences. Protects wild and education experiences. Advises and supports staff. more »
These bad reviews are ridiculous. Where are the claims of corruption etc coming from? http://www.charitynavigator.org/index.cfm?bay=search.summary&orgid=4770#.U_yb67xdW2Q more »
They help my family be better stewards of our land. I LOVE their website mylandplan.org, it helps me organize what I'm going to... more »