Fair Trade in Tourism South Africa 

Fair Trade in TourismFair Trade in Tourism is about ensuring that the people whose land, natural resources, labour, knowledge and culture are used for tourism activities, actually benefit from tourism.

Fair Trade in Tourism South Africa (FTTSA) encourages and publicises fair and responsible business practice by South African tourism establishments.

They do this through the FTTSA Trademark, an independent symbol of fairness in the tourism industry. The trademark is awarded to tourism establishments that meet these stringent criteria:

  • Fair wages and working conditions, fair operations, purchasing and distribution of benefits.
  • Ethical business practice
  • Respect for human rights, culture and the environment