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  • Skål International 2018 Sustainable Tourism Awards

    A total of 62 entries from 31 countries are this year competing to win the Sustainable Tourism Awards that Skål International (the leading worldwide organization of travel and tourism professionals) will present during the Opening Ceremony of the 79th Skål World Congress in Mombasa, Kenya, on 18 October. These awards were introduced 17 years ago […]

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  • Carlson’s Responsible Business Report shows commitment to Child Protection

    Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT), the global digital travel management company, published its latest Annual Responsible Business Report, showing significant progress towards its 2020 objectives. This latest report has reached the UN Global Compact Advanced Level, recognizing the success of CWT’s Corporate Social Responsibility programme. Demonstrating CWT’s commitment to think, act, and live with integrity, the […]

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  • It’s a Penalty 2018 Campaign: The Impact So Far

    It’s a Penalty harnesses the power of global sporting events with one message: the abuse, exploitation and trafficking of children must stop. In 2018, It’s a Penalty campaigned around four major sporting events: Super Bowl LII (Minneapolis, USA) – 4th February PyeongChang Winter Olympics & Paralympics (South Korea) – 9-25th February & 9-18th March HSBC/Cathay […]

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  • Sunscape Bávaro Beach Resort Latest Member of The Code

    The Code is very pleased to announce that the Punta Cana branch of Sunscape Bávaro Resorts is the newest member to join The Code of Conduct. With the help of Local Code Representative MAIS (Movimiento Para el Autodesarrollo Internacional de la Solidaridad), the staff of Sunscape Bávaro received extensive training on child protection as per The […]

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  • The Code at ITB Berlin 2018

    The Code was once again present this year at the world’s largest travel and trade fair, ITB Berlin. The event is an annual gathering of the world’s leading stakeholders in the travel industry and is a crucial space for networking, knowledge-sharing and discussion of emerging travel trends. A positive trend which is emerging in the sector […]

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  • ECPAT-USA announces Marriott International as latest member to The Code

    ECPAT-USA today, announced a new partnership with global hospitality company Marriott International to combat and prevent human trafficking and exploitation in all forms, the addition of Marriott International coincides with National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month. “Everyone has a role in fighting human trafficking and preventing child sexual exploitation,” said David Rodriguez, Executive Vice […]

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  • American Airlines joins The Code to help protect children around the world

    The Code is very pleased to announce that American Airlines has joined hundreds of other companies in the fight to protect children from sexual exploitation and trafficking. Such a major airline is in a unique and privileged position to help stop the trafficking of children since victims are often trafficked via commercial air travel. The […]

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  • Happy Universal Children’s Day!

    Today is dedicated to all children in the world! Let’s work together to protect them and create a safe space for them to thrive! #HappyChildrensDay #20November #childprotection

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