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Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt the reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss Sustainable tourism contributes to generating long-term benefits by investing in measures to combat deforestation and desertification in order to maintain tourist destinations in optimum conditions and to generate a greater flow of visitors and benefits for the environment and local communities. Companies that are committed to sustainable tourism can create programmes for tourists focused on how to preserve and care for the environment in order to help local communities manage their visits and obtain the greatest possible benefit with a minimum of risks to their ecosystems, their biodiversity and their wildlife. 38 When companies have a consolidated CSR policy that also includes an environmental policy monitored by an Environmental Management System that requires the publication of an annual Environmental Statement and continuous improvement of their behaviour towards their environment, it is time to take the leap into the supply chain and extend these sustainability practices to suppliers Choni Fernández Director of Corporate Social Responsibility PortAventura World Read more


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