Corporate Social Responsibility is when a company operates in an ethical and sustainable way and deals with its environmental and social impacts. This means careful consideration of human rights, the community, environment, and society in which it operates.
This section offers an introduction into tourism and sustainability. A set of training modules is offered to improve your knowledge of the positive and negative impacts of tourism. Moreover, it will reveal how you can make your company more environmentally and socially responsible. Knowledge and understanding of the different aspects of sustainability is essential to improve your organizations’ corporate performance. Therefore, added to the modules, the Travelife training certificate is an essential step in implementing your sustainability management system.
CSR is a voluntary commitment whereby a business monitors and ensures its active compliance with the spirit of the law, ethical standards, and international values. The goal of CSR is to embrace responsibility for the company’s actions and encourage a positive impact through its activities on the environment, consumers, employees, communities, and other relevant stakeholders.
We have built the Elite Academy which is our brand CSR. Elite Academy is growing each year and through it, we support initiatives that are related to socio-economic impacts such as education and training. Now Elite Academy is a member of Travelife, means that it has added one more sector to its educational approach.
The Academy is open and affordable for everyone and it is a non-profit organization. Elite Travel Group is directly financing it. External donors are not allowed to donate funds but only support in kind by contributing with “know-how,” trainers, coaches, training, workshops, scholarship programs, and innovative curricula for TOT and for students.
Elite Coaching is the first Travelife Certified Company in Albania. We audit, certificate, train, and make sure of the engagement and implementation of the green destinations, public institutions, green and sustainable companies. Our way of working and supporting is skilled in the economic reality, taking account of the social and economic challenges, environmental opportunities and threats. The awareness that the organization functions within a broader framework, amid complex interrelations with many stakeholder groups, allows it to get ready and make use of the opportunities linked with sustainability.