Creating a Climate Friendly Travel System

Welcome to South Africa Climate Friendly Travel Chapter

What does the South Africa Climate Friendly Chapter Do?

Community of Champions
  1. Build a growing community of like minded individuals who are networked across the LDC + world.
    1. Encourage companies to join the CFT Registry.
CFT Project
      1. Identify and develop a locally initiated project. This could be solar electrification of villages, water sanitation, waste reduction, or any number of other areas related to increasing the Sustainability of Tourism in the country.

Meet the Chapter Leader 

Ngoni C Shereni
Ngoni C ShereniSouth Africa
I hold a PhD in Tourism and Hospitality from the University of Johannesburg of South Africa. I also hold a Climate Friendly Travel (CFT) Diploma awarded by SUNx Malta in conjunction with the Institute of Tourism Studies of Malta. As an early career researcher my research interests are in tourism and climate change, sustainable tourism, Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Community-based Tourism among others. I have over five years of working experience in the hospitality industry in Zimbabwe and ten years of lecturing experience at a tertiary level.


Geoffrey Lipman, SUNx Co-founder