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    [id] => 299
    [active] => 1
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    [contact_name] => Olga
    [contact_surname] => Baumgartner
    [contact_email] => olga.baumgartner@st.gallen-bodensee.ch
    [organisation] => St. Gallen-Bodensee Tourismus
    [website] => https://st.gallen-bodensee.ch/de/
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    [high_soc_1] => 80.79
    [high_soc_2] => 91.78
    [high_soc_3] => 84
    [high_sup_1] => 21
    [high_sup_2] => 0
    [high_sup_3] => 0
    [high_dmo_1] => Sustainability vision and action plan established for tourism,Multi year strategy (+3 years),Aligned to the city's overall development agenda (not just tourism and events),Aligned to the UN Sustainable Development Goals
    [high_dmo_2] => 0
    [high_dmo_3] => We publish performance data on the DMO website
    [created_at] => 2022-11-09 12:01:51
    [updated_at] => 2023-09-23 12:02:05
    [year] => 2022
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    [Total_rank] => 59
    [Environment] => 71.67
    [Environment_rank] => 22
    [Social] => 77.63
    [Social_rank] => 9
    [Supplier] => 10.39
    [Supplier_rank] => 44
    [DMO] => 29.2
    [DMO_rank] => 49
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    [latitude] => 47.4251
    [population] => 76090
    [country] => Switzerland
    [region] => Western Europe
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    [updated_at] => 2022-11-09 12:00:24
)
St. Gallen-Bodensee 2022 GDS-Index Report
2022 Performance Overview
DMO
Supplier
Social
Environmental
Performance Highlights
Summary
Environmental
Supplier
Social
Summary
Does St. Gallen-Bodensee Tourismus have a Sustainability Strategy?
Does St. Gallen-Bodensee have a sustainable destination certificate?
Does St. Gallen-Bodensee Tourismus report on its sustainability performance?
Environmental
OF ELECTRICITY FROM RENEWABLES
OF WASTE RECYCLED
2463 ha
HECTARES OF GREEN AREA PER 100 000 POPULATION
Supplier
OF HOTEL ROOMS SUSTAINABILITY CERTIFIED
OF VENUES SUSTAINABILITY CERTIFIED
OF PCOS/DMCS SUSTAINABILITY CERTIFIED
Social
81
SDG IMPLEMENTATION SCORE
92
SCORE ON SOCIAL PROGRESS INDEX
84
SCORE ON CORRUPTION PERCEPTION INDEX
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About the Global Destination Sustainability Movement

The Global Destination Sustainability Movement (GDSM) brings together the sustainability pioneers of the business and leisure tourism world, working with destinations to co-create their tourism and events strategies, benchmark and improve their sustainability performance and transform value chains in order to catalyse regeneration.

Our purpose is to engage, inspire and enable the business events and tourism industry to become more sustainable and regenerative.

 

Our Methodology

In 2022 the GDS-Index used 70 indicators that evaluate destinations sustainability performance across four key areas. If you are interested, you can read our benchmarking methodology in detail here.

Environmental
Performance

Climate, Energy and Emissions​

Circularity and Waste​

Water​

Air Quality​

Transportation​

Biodiversity​

Social
Performance

SDG Alignment ​

Corruption​

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion​

Health, Safety and Wellness​

Accessibility ​

Resident Engagement​

Supplier
Performance

Hotels​

Airport​

Agencies (PCOs & DMCs)​

Restaurants​

Venues​

Academia​

Destination
Management
Performance

Destination Strategy​

Governance and Reporting​

Policy and Certification​

Capacity Building​

Measurement, Impact and Reporting​

Marketing and Communications​

Diversity, Equality and Inclusion​

Ownership

The GDS­M is not owned by any one organisation. It is operated as a multi-­stakeholder partnership founded and endorsed by IMEX, MCI, the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) and City Destinations Alliance (CityDNA). Gubi Consulting and Guy Bigwood are responsible for the management of the Secretariat.

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