Washington DC, United States

Organisation: Destination DC
Contact: Tara Miller
Year: 2018

GDS-Index Category Breakdown

Category Total
Environmental Performance 50%
Social Performance 57%
Supplier Performance 24%
Destination Management Performance 37%

Destination Highlights

Hectares of green area per 100 000 population

444


Energy sourced from renewables
City traffic congestion level
Waste sent to landfill


16
Corruption Perception ranking
42
World Bank Inequality Index Score (Lower score represents lower inequality)
43
Gender Inequality Index ranking


City's hotels easily accessible by public transport to/from congress and exhibition centres
PCOs and DMCs have a written sustainability policy
Exhibition centres have sustainability certification


Yes No
Has the CVB established and is implementing a destination sustainability strategy?
Does the destination regularly measure and report on sustainable destination progress?
Does the CVB support or lead local sustainability training for cities MICE industry?
Does the CVB support or local authorities provide incentives or funding for organisations wanting to gain sustainability certification or issue a sustainability reports
Does the CVB provide free or subsidized public transport passes for major conventions?
Does CVB/DMO provide clients with ideas and resources to support the local community?

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