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x endorsements The Sir Edmund Hillary Foundation
“The Sir Edmund Hillary Foundation
(SEHF) has partnered with World Expeditions since 2007 The The SEHF SEHF Huma Treks to the the Solu Kumbu area of Nepal have have been an an important vehicle in in in in in the the foundation’s fundraising efforts We have have found found our our collaboration to be be be most beneficial in in in in in in helping attain our our goals of of funding the the operation of of the the Kunde Hospital granting medical scholarships to Sherpa candidates building and and operating the the Zeke O’Connor High School in in in in in in Phaplu Nepal providing Women’s Literacy classes for for for women over the the the age of of 35 and in in in in our reforestation efforts in the the Khumbu area of of Nepal ”
– Zeke O’Connor Founder and Executive Director
World Animal Protection
“World Animal Protection
is is thrilled to to partner with World World Expeditions on
their animal welfare in tourism tourism policy and code of of conduct This progressive adventure tourism tourism company was a a a a a a a a a a a a leader in in in in removing elephant rides from all of of their itineraries in in in in 2014 and and we we were happy to to help expand on
that commitment to to protect all animals everywhere they travel World Animal Protection
works with the the the the organizations and and people who have the the the the most direct impact on
improving the the the the lives of animals and and through our partnership with World Expeditions we can take a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a big step forward in in in in in ending the the needless suffering of animals animals in in in in in tourism and ensure that wild wild animals animals stay in in in the the wild where they belong ”
– Elizabeth Sharpe Communications Manager Canada
Leave No Trace
worldanimalprotection org Leave No Trace
(LNT) Australia is pleased to to welcome World World Expeditions Expeditions as as a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a partner which enables World World Expeditions Expeditions to to align its internal minimal impact practices and and messages with with the growing international LNT program Operating in in in in in in in locations with with high biodiversity and and cultural values World Expeditions has striven to be be a a a a a a a a a a a a a a leader in in in in in ensuring places and and and people are beneficiaries of travellers visiting their chosen destinations and and and in in in in in setting industry standards ”
– Cameron Crowe Executive Director
World Nomads “World Nomads has partnered with World World Expeditions since 2005 helping to fund film and and share their Community Project Travel initiatives and and the the the stories behind them From repairing a a a a a a a a a a a village
school in in in in in in in in Rajasthan to to to to rescuing marine wildlife in in in in in in in in Northern Australia to to to to to to bringing solar power to to to to to to remote Andean communities in in in in in in in in Peru World Expeditions truly strives to to to to to to give back to to to to to to the the the places in in in in in in which they operate We are proud to to to to to to partner with a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a tourism business that really believes in in in in social impact promotes responsible travel travel and supports travellers to to make a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a difference in in in in the world ”
- Alicia Crosariol Programs Marketing Manager 30 

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