Does your business include voluntourism products or orphanages in tourist programs?

Author: The Code
Imprint: 2017
Resource Type: Documents
Document Type: Policy / Normativa y políticas
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This policy outlines the issues of voluntourism and orphanages in relation to child protection, and states the criteria by which organisations (private commercial companies, social enterprises and charities) involved in voluntourism activities may apply to join The Code. This document is primarily intended for use by the Secretariat of The Code and Local Code Representatives (LCRs) when assessing a membership application from an organisation engaged in voluntourism and/or orphanage activities as tourist attraction.



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