Family Worldwide Adventures 2017 by Intrepid Travel

More catalogs by Intrepid Travel | Family Worldwide Adventures 2017 | 57 pages | 2017-01-19


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responsible travel the world’s an amazing place and we do what we can to keep it that way travel should benefit the places it touches and we’ve made a commitment to be a responsible business and live this promise every single day being a responsible business being a responsible business is ingrained in who we are and what we do as part of our commitment to the united nations global compact we report every year on our pledge to tackle global sustainability issues like climate change labour standards human rights and corruption intrepid and carbon emissions when you travel with us you can relax in the knowledge that every ounce of carbon your trip generates has been offset we offset our emissions each year by investing in highly accredited renewable energy projects in 2010 the intrepid group of companies including our offices went carbon neutral avoid buying from or giving to children in some destinations your family may see children selling items in the street or begging but by giving handouts or purchasing their wares you may actually be contributing to keeping them out of school share your time a game or some fun instead – and if you really want to give something meaningful for their future do it through an established well-run organisation like the intrepid foundation the intrepid foundation we created the intrepid foundation in 2002 with a simple mission to invest in grassroots projects in the regions we operate in 14 years we’ve raised over $4 million for more than 75 not-for-profit organisations in over 25 countries 100 of your donation will go to your chosen recipient we cover all the admin fees and intrepid will match your donation dollar for dollar how to donate you can donate to the intrepid foundation anytime through your travel agent or intrepid specialist on the intrepid foundation homepage or during the online booking process learn more at up to aud 1,000 per donor and a total of aud 400,000 for all donors each financial year excludes emergency appeals 8 family