As a leader in the global effort to make travel and tourism more sustainable, GSTC executes forums that address the most critical issues of the day in sustainable tourism with global thought-leaders. The forum seeks to synthesize best practices from the public and private sectors and drawing from academic research and the practical experiences of experts in tourism development and promotion.

Endorsed bu the United Nations, Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) plays an important role as a global leader in providing guidance for sustainable tourism development and management. To ensure its long-term success in the Philippines, GSTC aims to support the sustainable destination development in the country and help implement tangible actions that fulfill the globally recognized standards of sustainability best practices for destinations and the tourism industry.