Recommendations For The Tourism Sector To Continue Taking Action On Plastic Pollution During Covid 19 Recovery

Year of Publication

2020

The recommendations are addressed to tourism stakeholders with the aim of supporting them to continue fighting plastic pollution during the COVID-19 recovery.

Source:

United Nations Environment Programme, World Tourism Organization, Ellen MacArthur Foundation, Global Tourism Plastics Initiative

Author(s):

Geography:

Global

Type:

Strategy

Purpose of Measurement:

Solution Sets and Impact Potential

Impact theme(s):

Policy, Behavior Change

The recommendations are addressed to tourism stakeholders with the aim of supporting them to continue fighting plastic pollution during the COVID-19 recovery. This document illustrates how reducing the plastic footprint, increasing the engagement of suppliers, working closer with waste service providers, and ensuring transparency on the actions taken, can significantly contribute to a responsible recovery of the tourism sector.