SDSN ActivitySDSN Signs Agreement for Sustainable Tourism

left to right : Randy Durband (GSTC), Jatna Supriatna (SDSN), Dadang Rizki Ratman (Deputy Minister), and Arif Yahya (Minister of Tourism) signed agreements for sustainable tourism development in Indonesi
SDSN Signs Agreement for Sustainable Tourism Development with Indonesia’s Ministry of Tourism and GSTC
UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) has signed an agreement with Indonesia's Ministry of Tourism and Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) to collaborate for the development of sustainable tourism in Indonesia.

Minister of Tourism Arief Yahya gave a keynote address commemorating World Tourism Day to an audience of tourism officials and private sector leaders in Jakarta September 28th, followed by presentations from key national tourism figures, the public signing of the sustainable tourism agreement and a presentation by GSTC CEO Randy Durband.

The parties agree to collaborate in the development of sustainable tourism policies and practices in Indonesia. SDSN and GSTC will support through its training and mentoring the development of a team of experts within the Ministry and throughout the regions of the country, and assist in the development of a national certification scheme for destinations.