What is Ethical Traveler?
Ethical Traveler is a nonprofit organization, founded to “empower travelers to change the world.” We seek to use the economic clout of tourism to protect human rights and the environment.
- Nepal Celebrates a Year without Poaching - uploaded by Stephanie Grace Loleng on 5 Apr 2014
- Save the Reef: Great Barrier Reef under Threat - uploaded by Laura Simpson Reeves on 3 Feb 2014
- “Madiba Effect” Draws Travelers to South Africa to Walk in Mandela’s Footsteps - uploaded by Taylor Hynes on 7 Jan 2014
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Oct 2014 World Heritage and Sustainable Tourism in Panama: Celebrating the Centennial of the Panama Canal is now open for pre-registration!
ET’s Gregg Butensky was in The Philippines working on relief and rehabilitation following the devastating typhoon there. Read his posts in the Dispatches section.
April 2015 Interactive Art Delegation to Cuba with Jeff Greenwald is now open for pre-registration! Click here to download a sample itinerary (based on our 2014 trip) and the booking form.
Featured Photo Gallery
Photographer Rebekah Bowman is drawn to stories that celebrate human resilience, adaptability and spirit. Her interest in Cuba and US-Cuban relations inspired an investigation into Cuba’s history, into Cuban ballet, and eventually to the idea of interpreting through photographic imagery the characteristics that distinguish the Cuban style.