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It's going fairwärts!

fairwärts - Competition for sustainable travel

The successful education and competition project fairwärts enters its third round. The focus of this year's 2019/2020 competition will be on the main themes:

  1. "Biodiversity" with our subject partner Global Nature Fund

  2. "Fair along the service chain" with our subject partner Service Quality Germany

  3. "Fair encounters" with our subject partner Studienkreis für Tourismus und Entwicklung (Study Group for Tourism and Development)



Find further information regarding Competition and Application at

Steine in Balance

Step 2: Application

Within the framework of the fairwärts competition, tourism companies and organisations (e.g. DMOs, tour operators, etc.) were able to submit innovative ideas and actions within the application period from October 2019 to February 2020. A jury of experts about tourism selected one winner per category from all submissions.

Step 1: Knowledge

fairwärts is not only a competition, but also an educational and awareness raising project. It is our goal that employees, responsible persons and product managers of German tourism companies should deal with the main topics of the competition and develop their own ideas and actions with the help of the free and practice-oriented educational offers we have created. The focus is on sustainable tourism.

Projektmanagement Team bei der Arbeit
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Step 3: Award ceremony and communication campaign

The winners of the fairwärts competition will be publicly awarded in Summer 2020. The entire competition will be accompanied by an extensive communication campaign.

Mit fairwärts verfolgen wir den folgenden Ansatz:

Project partners


Sponsored by ENGAGEMENT GLOBAL with means provided by the


Your contact person for fairwärts


Katharina Bütow

Project leader

+49 711 248397 - 21


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