Sustainable Environment and Tourism Supporters, Istanbul

Country: Turkey

The Sustainable Environment and Tourism Supporters (Sürdürülebilir Çevre ve Turizm Destekçileri Derneği) are a newly established NGO, and their vision is the realisation of the rich tourism potential of Turkey with minimum negative environmental, ecological, social and economic impacts and with maximum contribution to the preservation of cultural and natural heritage and improvement of the well-being of the local host communities. Their mission is to promote a sustainable tourism approach and wider acceptance and implementation of sustainable tourism practices in Turkey. Website:

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