• July 3, 2017

Several of ITP's member companies have properties in countries which have been affected by the refugee crisis. Having seen how employability programmes like YCI can help disadvantaged young people around the world, many are keen to find ways to employ or offer hospitality skills training to refugees. In many countries there are obstacles to this so ITP Programme Coordinator Alex Lee interviewed hotelier Michael Stober…

International hotel groups support the Year of Sustainable Tourism

June 23, 2017

ITP is happy to announce its status as Friend to the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development. The aims of the United Nations’ International Year are very much in…

Hotels, the SDGs and Transparent Reporting

June 13, 2017

Chair of ITP’s Advisory Panel – Harold Goodwin – has blogged about why more hotel groups are aligning their sustainability reporting with the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). At the…

We welcome new YCI Global Operations Manager James Murdoch

May 8, 2017

We recently welcomed a new member of the team to ITP. James Murdoch takes over as YCI Global Operations Manager helping to expand our programmes around the world and drive…

New YCI video showcases our award-winning youth employability programme

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…

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…

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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 Director Fran Hughes interviewed at WTTC 2017

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.

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