The host city, region, or country that an event is held in will have a significant part to play in the eventual sustainability performance of events held there.

Destinations with a high level of engagement with sustainable development principles will mean a fertile ground from which to stage your event sustainability goals.

We believe the following aspects reflect a destination’s Sustainability Index:


1. Resource Management
2. Agriculture & Food
3. Stewardship
4. Waste
5. Energy Source
6. RECs
7. Climate Change & GHGs
8. Transport
9. Walking/Cycling
10. Nuclear
11. Ethical
12. Community
13. Eco Labelling
14. Buildings
15. Working Conditions
16. Welfare
17. Labour
18. Diversity & Anti-Discrimination
19. Innovation
20. Engagement


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1. Venues
2. Hotels & Lodging
3. Industry Competency
4. Conformity
5. Suppliers
6. Services
7. Catering
8. Equipment & Infrastructure
9. Industry Network
10. Local Government


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