Welcome to a community
of dreamers and doers
united by a love of exploration
and doing good.

We are Impact Travel Alliance

We are a global community of changemakers, passionate about transforming the travel industry into a force for good.

Our goal is to solve issues like poverty and inequality through business and leisure travel.

We look to the Global Goals for inspiration as to how tourism can positively impact our world.

How We Achieve Impact

Our Projects

Through education and advocacy around sustainable tourism,
we are building a collaborative community
that provides the tools and network to push our industry forward.


A collaborative conference


A network of professionals

Media Network

An alliance of content creators

Upcoming Events

Partner Event: Impact Sustainability Travel & Tourism

January 24, 2018 9:00 am

Partner Event: Impact Sustainability Travel & Tourism

Join tourism peers and stakeholders in Victoria, BC this winter for a nationwide discussion on the industry’s impact on Canada’s economic, social...

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NYT Travel Show Meet-Up

January 27, 2018 4:00 pm

NYT Travel Show Meet-Up

If you’re heading to the New York Times Travel Show this year, take some time away from the chaos of Javits Center to grab a drink with us...

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Partner Event: Responsible Travel Week

February 12, 2018 9:00 am

Partner Event: Responsible Travel Week

From our friends at Planeta, join sustainable travel professionals around the world for events during Responsible Travel Week. All travel and...

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Get Involved

The Impact Travel Alliance community is composed of dreamers and doers who recognize the potential tourism has to make an impact on our world. Whether you're a seasoned travel professional or hoping to break into the industry, ITA is your home.

Want to get involved? Learn more about our projects and efforts.

“I think the timing is right for Travel+SocialGood to play an important role in helping ensure that efforts made by the travel industry are, in fact, a positive force for good and will have a truly meaningful impact.”

Arnie WeissmanEditor in Chief, Travel Weekly

“As an editor and writer who has covered the travel industry for many years, I am heartened by this group’s ability to capture the imagination and the attention of a generation glued to their smartphones, and ultimately harness that energy into transforming travel into a force for good.”

Norie QuintosEditor at Large, National Geographic Travel Media