Ethical Destinations: Vote with your Wings
Ethical Destinations: Vote with Your Wings
Jeff Greenwald, Executive Director, Ethical TravelerMalia Everette, Director, Global Exchange Reality Tours; Founder, Altruvistas
One of the best things mindfultravelers can do is spend their tourist dollars in countries that uphold core values like human rights, civil society and environmental protection. Every December, Bay Area based Ethical Traveler (a project of the Earth Island Institute) lists “The World’s Best Ethical Destinations." They honor10 countries – all in the developing world – that are promoting a socially just, sustainable tourism economy. Join Greenwald, Everette and luminaries from the award-winning countries for a discussion of which nations made the 2013 list, and why.
Location: SF Club OfficeTime: 5:30 p.m. check-in, 6 p.m. program, reception to followCost: $20 standard, MEMBERS FREE, $7 students (with valid ID)