The Global Partnership for Sustainable Tourism is a global initiative launched in 2011, to inject sustainability into the mainstream of tourism policies, development, and operations. The initiative was proposed by the United Nations Environment Program , and was anchored by the French government at its creation.  They are supported by 35 other organizations, including the British government and the UN World Tourism Organization .  The initiative aussi HAS partnered with private companies Such As Hyatt Hotels and the Rainforest Alliance . 
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