As part of our holistic approach, we also offer a range of support services through our network of leading experts. This includes supplier auditing, innovative marketing, design and videography services, and guidance on wider sustainable tourism solutions.
ANIMONDIAL is very proud of its wider team of leading experts and honoured to offer these lovely people to our clients. You are in very safe hands!
Rachel McCaffery – Director, Green Case Consulting
Sustainable tourism experts, GreenCase Consulting, were founded in 2012 by Rachel McCaffery. Rachel has extensive experience in developing sustainability strategy for well-known travel brands such as Virgin Holidays, Virgin Atlantic, STA Travel, G Adventures and Bales Worldwide. She was heavily involved in the creation and development of widely used industry tools such as the Travelife scheme, the ABTA Global Guidelines on Animal Welfare and ABTA’s Guidelines for Responsible Volunteering.
Rachel has managed ecotourism projects in Tanzania, Uganda and The Bahamas and worked on numerous tourism development projects, from the creation of the European Tourism Indicator System for the EU, to the Community Fish Sanctuaries Partnership Initiative – a DFID funded project to boost resilience in coastal communities. She has a master’s degree in International Tourism Policy and is qualified to Foundation level in Project Management for Sustainable Development. As a keen animal lover and conservationist, Rachel is pleased to support ANIMONDIAL to widen their offering to travel businesses.
Preverisk – Consultancy, auditing and training services for tourism and restoration
‘Innovation is of paramount importance to Preverisk. We are continuously developing and integrating new services for the travel sector. We are delighted to have joined forces with ANIMONDIAL to incorporate new consultancy services aimed at animal welfare protection in the industry. We will integrate this with our well-established services in the reduction of health and safety risks for holidaymakers. ANIMONDIAL possesses a deep knowledge and expertise in a vast array of issues relating to animal welfare, and we are very much looking forward to building a successful partnership together.’
– Dr Esteban Delgado, Chairman and Technical Director, Preverisk
Travelife For Tour Operators – Training, management and certification initiative
Travelife for Tour Operators provides online training and practical tools for sustainability management and certification. Services are suitable for travel companies of any size and cover all management aspects of the business including office operations, the supply chain, destinations and consumers. In compliance with the Travelife standard the company can obtain the “Travelife Partner” of “Travelife Certified” status. Travelife Is GSTC Accredited and in full compliance to provide accreditation for these sustainable tourism certification schemes.
The Travelife standard for Tour operators and Travel agencies is based upon the full Corporate Social Responsibility themes, including labour conditions, human rights, environment, biodiversity, animal welfare, and fair business practices. Travelife is supported by more than 35 national and international travel associations including ABTA and PATA to further its implementation among members.
‘Travelife for Tour Operators recommends its members work with ANIMONDIAL for developing their animal welfare policies, recognising their in-depth knowledge of the travel industry, their strong network and 15 years of experience in animal welfare standard setting and compliance.’
– Naut Kusters, Travelife for Tour Operators
The Adventure Connection – Business-to-Business Travel Marketing Consultancy
The Adventure Connection is a leading authority on adventure and specialist travel with a worldwide network of contacts, suppliers, experts, advisors and knowledge. This is based on the experience of founding, running and marketing adventure travel businesses over 30 years. The Adventure Connection offers a range of services to specialist travel companies including: a full range of travel marketing services, representation for overseas travel providers to connect with the UK market, product development, sustainability advice and crisis management. Focusing on adventure, nature and sustainability, they specialise in marketing solutions, connections and partnerships for the travel industry.