Partners

Our partners are travel companies, charitable foundations, businesses and individuals that share our values. They provide vital assistance in our fundraising efforts and we are very grateful for their support:

 

InternationalFinanceCorporationThe International Finance Corporations (IFC) is part of the World bank Group and fosters sustainable economic growth in developing countries by financing private sector investment, mobilizing capital in the international financial markets, and providing advisory services to businesses and governments. The IFC vision is that people should have the opportunity to escape poverty and improve their lives.

 

WHL.travelWHL Group is the largest local-travel company in the world, a global network of companies that help travelers find unique ways to experience a destination through local tourism professionals. WHL Group companies empower local partners who have practice in experiential and mindful travel and a local's knack for identifying, explaining and sustaining the distinctive qualities of a place.

An Interview with John McKenzie on the launch of GDF

A personal insight into the roots, motivation behind and hopes for the future of the Foundation from GDF's president.

The article is courtesy of the Local Travel Movement and is re-published here with their kind permission.

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Responsible Tourism in True Form: Bloom Microventures Comes to Vietnam

A example of an exisitng experiential tour in Vietnam, run by Bloom Microventures. Microfinance meets tourism to powerful effect.

The article is courtesy of The Travel Word and is re-published here with their kind permission.

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A Most Memorable Day in Malawi

An inside look into one of GDF's current projects in Malawi and some of the community tourism initiatives which it aims to benefit through its project.

The article is courtesy of The Travel Word and is re-published here with their kind permission.

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