The International Ecotourism Society (TIES) defines ecotourism as "responsible travel to natural areas that conserves the environment and improves the well-being of local people.
What does TIES stand for?
TIES stands for The International Ecotourism Society
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We have 64 other meanings of TIES in our Acronym Attic
- Tactical Information Exchange System
- Teaching Improvement and Equipment Scheme (Australia)
- Technical Integration Engineering Support
- Technology and Information Educational Services
- Technology Impact Evaluation and Selection
- Technology Information Education Services (St. Paul, MN)
- Telecommunication Information Exchange Service
- Tennessee Information Enforcement System
- Terrain Imagery Exploitation System
- Terrain Information Extraction System
- The International Environmetrics Society
- Theoretical Issues in Ergonomics Science
- This Is Extremely Stupid
- Time Independent Escape Sequence (modem feature)
- Totally Integrated Examination System
- Trade in Endangered Species (New Zealand)
- Transatlantic Information Exchange Service
- Transitional Interface to External Systems (JOPES)
- Transmission & Information Exchange System
- Turtle Island Earth Stewards (Canada)
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According to the definition and principles of ecotourism established by The International Ecotourism Society (TIES) in 1990, ecotourism is "Responsible travel to natural areas that conserves the environment and improves the well-being of local people.
According to The International Ecotourism Society (TIES), the sustainable tourism market could grow to 25 per cent of the world's travel market within six years, taking the sector's annual value to $473.
in partnership with The International Ecotourism Society (TIES), announces the launch of a new GPS based CO2 tracker based on Pocketweb's award-winning location-based web and mobile platform Pocket Life.
He is also a founding member and former chairman of the board of the International Ecotourism Society.
When planning your vacation, says Martha Honey of The International Ecotourism Society (TIES), consider that ecotourism minimizes impact, provides direct financial benefits for conservation and for local people, respects local culture, is sensitive to the host country's political environment and social climate, and supports human rights and international labor agreements.
Still, credible agencies such as The International Ecotourism Society (TIES) have singled out countries with strong commitments to preservation.