Global Future Council on the Future of Sustainable Tourism

Council mission and objectives

Against the backdrop of the intertwined climate and biodiversity crises, tourism stakeholders have an opportunity to redesign sustainable destinations and practices throughout the industry. The Global Future Council on the Future of Sustainable Tourism will focus on how the sector can be rebuilt with new models and insights to ensure its sustainable future and advance pathways towards net-zero, nature-positive tourism that benefits local communities.

Jacqueline Gifford, Editor-in-Chief, Travel+Leisure

Joseph Martin Cheer, Professor of Sustainable Tourism and Heritage, University of Western Sydney (UWS)

Council Managers
Hanh Nguyen, Ocean Industries Lead, World Economic Forum

Rosaline Mouget, Community Engagement Specialist, Future of Mobility Net Zero, World Economic Forum

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The Global Future Councils serve as a brain trust for leaders from government, business and civil society, and support the Forum’s mission by bringing together experts bound by a shared mission to discuss the most critical issues, generate insights and analysis, and collaborate in shaping agendas.

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