Join us to end the sexual exploitation of children in travel and tourism
Our mission is to provide awareness, tools and support to the travel and tourism industry to keep children safe.
Create a child safe business
Implement policies and procedures that will
keep children safe across the globe whilst also attracting responsible customers.
Gain access to training and support
Gain access to free online training for your staff and support to implement the six criteria of The Code and keep children safe.
Join global industry leaders
Join over 300 travel and tourism leaders in the fight against the sexual exploitation of children.
Ensure your business can respond to risks or costs associated with this crime by actively taking action to protect children.
Is your business child safe?
No country is immune to the sexual exploitation of children in travel and tourism.
No matter where we are in the world we each have a responsibility towards keeping children safe.
In 2020, an additional 32 million people were pushed into extreme poverty. The current crisis dramatically increases the vulnerability of children,
On June 1st, two men were detained when coming into a hotel accompanied by seven boys in the Dominican Republic. The hotel staff reported them to the tourist police, as the Interinstitutional Commission had trained them to identify and report cases related to child sexual exploitation.
On the 25th of June, Equitable Tourism Options – EQUATIONS, with the support of ECPAT International, launched the new Code e-learnings, to support the travel and tourism industry in preventing the sexual exploitation of children.