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In Honor of the World's Indigenous Peoples' Day, Sustainable Hotel Brand Beyond Green Spotlights Members That Are Actively Supporting The Wellbeing of Local People


As the world readies to honor the wonders of Indigenous culture, tradition, and heritage on August 9 ? also known as International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples ? Beyond Green, a curated portfolio of planet Earth's most sustainable hotels, is reaffirming the brand's pledge to support the social and economic wellbeing of local people.

NEW YORK, Aug. 8, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- As the world readies to honor the wonders of Indigenous culture, tradition, and heritage on August 9 ? also known as International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples ? Beyond Green, a curated portfolio of planet Earth's most sustainable hotels, is reaffirming the brand's pledge to support the social and economic wellbeing of local people.

Recognizing the potential of travel to safeguard age-old traditions, foster cultural awareness, and ignite a profound sense of pride, each of Beyond Green's member properties go beyond eco-conscious to also embrace fundamental principles such as fair wages, gender equality, and the preservation of indigenous, local cultures. Each member property is subject to a rigorous vetting process, based on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, and must adhere to more than 50 sustainability indicators that align with global sustainable tourism standards. As such, it is required that members be able to showcase their work with local communities to protect the cultural treasures travelers seek to experience and enjoy.

From restoring historic buildings and protecting archaeological sites to embracing living cultural heritage through music, dance, art, and handicrafts, the member hotels outlined below ensure the preservation of cultural heritage around the world for generations to come through the following initiatives:

For more information on Beyond Green and any of the member properties spotlighted above, visit StayBeyondGreen.com.

ABOUT BEYOND GREEN?

Guided by a passion to embrace travel as a force for good, Beyond Green is a global portfolio of planet Earth's most sustainable hotels. To create a more purposeful way to explore the world where good guests meet good hosts, Beyond Green has curated a unique portfolio of hotels, resorts, and lodges based on their commitment to deliver on the three pillars of sustainable tourism: environmentally friendly practices that go beyond the basics; protection of natural and cultural heritage; and contribution to the social and economic wellbeing of local communities. To be considered for membership in Beyond Green, a property is vetted according to more than 50 sustainability indicators that align with global sustainable tourism standards and the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Owned and operated by Preferred Travel Group ? the family-owned company that manages and operates other hospitality brands including Preferred Hotels & Resorts, Historic Hotels of America, and Historic Hotels Worldwide ? Beyond Green ushers in a new way to experience genuine hospitality by the people for the planet. For more information, visit www.StayBeyondGreen.com.

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Beyond Green's member properties go beyond eco-conscious to also embrace fundamental principles such as fair wages, gender equality, and the preservation of indigenous, local cultures.

Media Contact

Kate Calciano, Beyond Green, 1 646 465 9786, kcalciano@staybeyondgreen.com

 

SOURCE Beyond Green


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