The tenth version of the GIST Inexperienced Journey Award 2022, the popularity that rewards the excellence of Sustainable and Accountable Tourism of the Italian Vacationer Press Group. This yr the coveted prize was awarded to the Seychelles for the class “Decade of the Sea Honorable Point out”. The Decade of Marine Sciences for Sustainable Improvement, established by the United Nations from 2021 to 2030 and promoted by IOC-UNESCO to mobilize the scientific neighborhood, governments, the personal sector and civil society round a typical analysis and technological innovation agenda.
The Seychelles are probably the most profitable examples within the conservation of a fragile and distinctive ecosystem and its personal tradition, due to a Sustainable Improvement Technique: an eco-sustainable growth coverage that preserves Biodiversity, along with managed tourism to keep away from adverse impacts on the ecosystem, avoiding overcrowding and prohibiting the development of recent inns along with these permitted. Because of the practices adopted on this nook of paradise, the Seychelles are one of many 25 Biodiversity Hotspots from everywhere in the world: 43% of their territory is a Nature Reserve or Nationwide Park, due to a novel natural world (about 1000 endemic species), an ideal number of pure environments and pristine forests, 2 UNESCO websites and a large selection of eco-tourist actions (hen watching, diving and snorkeling, trekking, biking).
“We’re honored to obtain this coveted award and proud to see that every one the efforts and practices carried out within the Seychelles are appreciated and acknowledged as a continuing dedication to safeguard the surroundings from everywhere in the world “ feedback Danielle Di Gianvito Advertising Consultant of Tourism Seychelles in Italy.
The Gist awarded the Seychelles for the 5 pillars linked to sustainability:
- Cut back, Reuse, Recycle
- Shield Wildlife – Flora & Fauna
- Cut back Water Consumption
- Enercy Conservation
- Native Care & Truthful Commerce
The Seychelles lately introduced a ban on the gathering of sooty tern eggs, one of many measures put in place by the Ministry of the Atmosphere to make sure that the Seychelles’ sea swallow inhabitants recovers. Of worth, the battle for the preservation of conventional dance “moutya” delle Seychelles acknowledged Cultural Heritage by UNESCO. Seychelles was the primary nation on the planet to incorporate the precept of environmental conservation in its Structure. Native communities rely upon the persistence of a wholesome and affluent marine ecosystem, and sustainable tourism growth may help enhance ecosystem well being.
The jury chaired by the inexperienced journalist Diana of Marsanichcreator of the award along with the president of the Gist Sabrina Talaricois composed of journalists and Gist members: Paola Babich, Elena Barassi, Chiara Bidoli, Raffaele D’Argenzio, Isabella Goldmann, Elena Pizzetti, Edoardo Stucchi, Ornella D’Alessio, Marco Restelli and Micaela Zucconi.
Godfather of the Inexperienced Journey Award 2022, Marco Maccarini, TV presenter, radio speaker, TV writer, outside and strolling fanatic.
The distinguished recognition attributed by Italian Vacationer Press Groupcome to his tenth versionis meant for the perfect Italian realities of vacationer lodging, as outlined by the “European Constitution for Sustainable and Accountable Tourism”, divise in 7 classes and a Particular Prize: Greatest Inexperienced Vacation spot in Italy, Greatest Inexperienced Vacation spot overseas, Greatest Inexperienced Tour Operator, Greatest Inexperienced Household Lodge, Greatest Inexperienced Accomodation Italy, Greatest Inexperienced Accomodation Overseas, Greatest Bio Spa, Blue Award, Honorable Point out Decade of Marine Sciences for Sustainable Improvement United Nations (2021-2030), coordinated by IOC-UNESCO.