Impact

We align our mission with the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and measure the long term impact of our work against these. One Planet Rating will recognize and reward practices that make a meaningful contribution towards the following SDGs:


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Stimulate and encourage inclusive employment and decent work in the hospitality industry

✓ EQUALITY
Provide a platform to rate hotels, restaurants and other players in the hospitality industry on the basis of equal opportunity for all

✓ DEVELOPMENT
Stimulate job creation and promotion of local culture and products in the hospitality industry

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Make cities inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable

✓ PRESERVATION
Accelerate efforts to protect and safeguard the world’s cultural and natural heritage in cities

✓ SAFE & INCLUSIVE
Award special attention to initiatives that create sustainable living conditions for all citizens

✓ SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
Spur cities to accelerate their efforts to bring about sustainable city development by providing a bottom-up review platform for citizens and travelers

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Promote sustainable consumption and production patterns

✓ CONSCIOUS CONSUMPTION
Popularize availability of organic options and food waste reduction in the hospitality industry and encourage conscious consumption of resources and travel choices

✓ COMMUNITY FRIENDLY
Highlight information on environmental and social-economic impact in consumer choice in the travel sector

✓ LOCAL
Support locally sourced products and practises in the hospitality industry

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Take action to combat climate change impacts

✓ DECARBONISATION
Provides a platform that improves human and institutional capacity to endure climate change and reduce its impact by enabling users to stay/travel/eat depending on carbon impact

✓ AWARENESS
Promote and measure individual carbon footprint reduction

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Conserve and sustainably use land and marine resources

✓ TOURISM INTEGRATION
Highlight sustainable use of marine and land resources, including sustainable management of ecosystems and biodiversity protection

✓ MARINE RESPONSIBILITY
Promote sustainable management and protection of sensitive marine and coastal ecosystems to avoid significant adverse impacts

✓ LAND RESPONSIBILITY
Stimulate the protection of natural habitats and biodiversity to prevent the extinction of threatened species