Responsible Tourism Awards, 2008
Highly commended in the "Best Volunteering Organisation" category.
The Responsible Tourism Awards are sponsored by responsibletravel.com, Virgin Holidays, The Daily Telegraph, Geographical Magazine and BBC World News, and the World Travel Market. The awards are the most competitive and prestigious awards of their kind in the world.
The awards recognise tourism ventures that make a positive contribution to conservation and the economies of local communities while minimising any negative impacts of tourism.
More than 1,900 tour operators from across the globe were nominated for the awards.