• March 14, 2017

New video shows how YCI students are helped to build promising futures. ITP has just launched a new video to profile our successful and award-winning programme which helps tackle youth unemployment. The Youth Career Initiative was built by the hotel industry to help disadvantaged young people around the world to access skills and opportunities in the hospitality sector. At the same time it help hotels…

The hotel industry needs to encourage women employees

March 8, 2017

For International Women's Day, our YCI Partnerships Manager for South Asia based in Delhi - Shiksha Khemani - wrote about some of the challenges she sees women facing within the hospitality industry…

Green Hotelier Awards 2017 launched

January 19, 2017

The digital magazine Green Hotelier opened its 2017 Awards to applications from the world’s most sustainable and responsible hotels. Building on the success of previous years, the industry’s leading voice…

ITP’s 25 years of hotels collaborating for sustainable hospitality

January 10, 2017

ITP has been working with global hotel companies to build sustainable growth across the industry for the past 25 years, and 2017 could be our biggest year yet. This year…

Next steps on climate change after COP 22

December 8, 2016

In November ITP’s Programme Manager Nicolas Perin attended COP 22. Here are his thoughts on the industry’s next steps for climate change. Despite its billing as the “COP of action”,…

Up-skilling young people in India reveals the impact hotels can make on youth unemployment

December 3, 2016

As one of the world’s largest employers, the hotel industry is constantly seeking new talent and committed, service-oriented people to join its ranks. However as the numbers are often not…

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YCI - helping young people build promising futures

The Youth Career Initiative works with local non profit partners around the world and the global hotel industry to help disadvantaged young people build promising futures. Find out how we do it.

What"s the value of membership to ITP?

ITP"s members describe the value they get from being a part of ITP and collaborating across shared sustainability issues.

ITP launched the Hotel Water Measurement Initiative at World Water Week

Leading hotel companies worked collaboratively to drive responsible business and water stewardship in the industry.

Human Trafficking and the Hotel Industry - Fran Hughes Interview at HICAP 2015

Giving hope to survivors of human trafficking - a YCI video

An introduction to the Youth Career Initiative

A look at the impacts of our YCI programme with a particular focus on India

Stephen Farrant, ITP, at World Travel Market 2013

Fran Hughes from ITP at World Travel Market 2014