Our world faces unprecedented social and environmental challenges. Business, especially tourism can help reverse some of these trends!
What we can achieve together for the planet, for people, and for business is much more than what we can do on our own. Collectively we can show the world that business can be a force for good and inspire others to take up best practices to make the world a better place.
Managed over 5 million acres of land.
Touched the lives of over 500,000 people.
In over 77 cultures.
Invested over $7 million in the 4Cs.
As a tourism business, which owns, manages or significantly influences natural areas of ecological importance, you can join our unique community as a FELLOW MEMBER and initiate your journey towards excellence and becoming a Global Ecosphere Retreat® (GER).
As an organisation, business or professional that is committed to sustainability and aligned with The Long Run vision and mission, you can join our unique community as an AFFILIATE MEMBER. By joining as an Affiliate Member, you will be able to COLLABORATE with other members, SUPPORT The Long Run community in pursuing its vision and INSPIRE others to grow the movement.
Despite the great diversity in the members of the Long Run there is an enormous amount of commonality between the members and this means the Long Run has become an invaluable resource for us to learn from others within the group.
- Andrew DixonNikoi Island, Indonesia
Fellow Members of The Long Run manage, own or significantly influence natural areas of biodiversity importance through your business. They are committed to a continuous journey of improvement towards excellence in sustainability. A tourism-related business underpins the conservation of the natural areas they influence. Each member embraces a holistic approach to sustainability framed around the 4Cs of Conservation, Community, Culture and Commerce and have achieved significant positive impacts in these four areas through their business.
By joining the movement, you will become part of a unique community of leaders whose successful businesses drive positive change for the health of the planet and well-being of people.
As an Affiliate Member, the Riverwind Foundation and I have had the opportunity to assist The Long Run to increase its reach and impact in North America. Among the diverse global, national, and local organisations that I have interacted with, I find The Long Run unparalleled in its business-driven approach to evolving the tourism industry toward sustainability.
- Timothy O’DonoghueRiverwind Foundation, USA
Affiliate Members of The Long Run are organisations, business or professionals that share The Long Run’s drive to support sustainable, ecologically and socially responsible tourism destinations around the world.
By joining the movement, you will belong to a unique community of leaders in sustainable tourism whose successful businesses drive positive change for the health of the planet and well-being of people. You will have the opportunity to support these destinations and the community as a whole to find solutions to the biggest challenges of our times!
Should you wish to express interest in joining us as a Fellow or Affiliate Member or have any further queries, then please fill out the enquiry form below: