Equipo de Trabajo de Andean Explorers Cusco
elements for sustainable tourism and social responsibility

DECALOGS

1
We plan our services with those suppliers who offer guarantees of quality and safety, respect for the human and workers rights, nondiscrimination in any form, promote equity and respect the environment.
2
We use natural resources, like water, paper and electricity, consciously. We recognize that they are scarce resources and that we must take actions for their control and reduction, protecting them for our future generations.
3
We try to minimize the generation of trash. By getting rid of this, we do it as cleanly as possible, in coordination with specialized entities in the final disposal of them.
4
We seek to reduce our carbon footprint (CO2).
5
We are against and denounce the consumption of alcohol, tobacco and drugs. We take steps to ensure that our workers are not under their effects at work.
6
We inform our clients that when visiting sensitive ecosystems, they have always to do it trying to cause the least possible impact and not degrading them.
7
We encourage our customers to search for products that are an expression of the local culture when buying gifts and souvenirs. Favor the economy of the peoples who welcome them respecting cultural diversity and the fair price
8
We ask our clients not to purchase flora and fauna protected by the “Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora” (CITES) or derived products from such species. It is a crime and contributes to its extinction.
9
We promote the enjoyment of know the culture, customs, gastronomy, and traditions of the local populations. Respecting them and approaching them with their permission. They have a lot to teach us.
10
We are against exploitation and mistreatment in any of its forms: Sexual exploitation of children and adolescents, exploitation of the communities and all the people involved in all services and operations, animal abuse of domestic and wild species.