Ataúro and Asosiasaun Turizmu Koleku Mahanak Ataúro (ATKOMA) were recently awarded with the Top 100 Green Destinations Sustainability Stories. Green Destinations appeals to local and regional destinations committed to sustainability to participate in the Top 100 stories competition. More destinations throughout the world are recognizing the significance of progressing toward a more sustainable tourism industry, and sustainable tourism practices are becoming more prevalent. Therefore, Green Destinations challenges every year destinations willing to progress towards a sustainable tourism practice, encouraging them to share their innovative and effective Good Practice Stories, serving as a role model and inspiration for other destinations, tour operators and travellers!
We have crafted a blog that can be read here and you can also find more information on Green Destination’s website. Be sure to read our Good Practice Story, “Timor Leste – Reviving cultural traditions and fostering ecotourism development through Tara Bandu Marine Protected Areas”, on the Green Destination’s Website here.