clia

Global cruise leaders to meet in Genoa on occasion of Cruise Week Europe

–Government Ministers from across Europe, global cruise line leaders, and senior representatives of international institutions to meet at CLIA’s European Summit in Genoa –More than 100 exhibitors to showcase at CLIA’s inaugural Innovation Expo as part of Cruise Week Europe –Unique event for the cruise industry in Europe and globally to meet high-level cruise decision-makers […]

Continue Reading

CLIA welcomes the completion of sustainability destination assessments in the Greek cities of Corfu and Heraklion

Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), the world’s largest cruise industry trade association, welcomes the completion of sustainability destination assessments in the popular Greek cruise destinations of Corfu and Heraklion. The project, co-funded by CLIA in partnership with the two municipalities and port authorities, was conducted by the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC), using the GSTC […]

Continue Reading

CLIA at Posidonia 2022 with a sustainability agenda on the momentum of the dynamic cruise resumption

With the 27th Posidonia welcoming the global maritime community back to Athens after four years, focusing on the “hot” issues of energy transition, the green agenda, the post-pandemic landscape and the operation of the supply chain amid geopolitical challenges, the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) could not miss the world’s leading shipping event. Especially at […]

Continue Reading
clia

CLIA Releases 2021 Environmental Technologies and Practices Inventory and Oxford Economics Environmental Report

Annual report shows continued commitment to responsible tourism practices and progress on development and implementation of new environmental technologies Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), the leading voice of the global cruise industry, released today the CLIA Global Cruise Industry Environmental Technologies and Practices Inventory and associated Environmental Report produced by Oxford Economics (OE).  The report, […]

Continue Reading
clia

City leaders in Corfu and Heraklion and CLIA co-fund destination assessments by the GSTC

City leaders in Corfu and Heraklion have teamed up with GSTC and CLIA to assess the sustainability status of each city and to map out a plan for a future of sustainable tourism. The destination assessments of Corfu and Heraklion, to be co-funded with CLIA and conducted by the GSTC, will provide benchmark data, and […]

Continue Reading
clia

CLIA: COVID testing on 100% of passengers and crew and a negative test required for any embarkation on cruise ships

CLIA ocean cruise line members, representing 95% of the ocean-going capacity worldwide, have agreed to conduct 100% testing of passengers and crew on all ships with a capacity to carry 250 or more persons —with a negative test required for any embarkation. Moreover, as part of this policy, crew must undergo additional testing requirements, including […]

Continue Reading
clia

Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) Releases 2020 Environmental Technologies and Practices Report

Annual report affirms cruise industry leadership and progress in maritime environmental protection practices Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), the leading voice of the global cruise industry, released today the Global Cruise Industry Environmental Technologies and Practices Report produced by Oxford Economics. The report highlights the progress that CLIA oceangoing cruise line members continue to make […]

Continue Reading
clia

CLIA Announces Voluntary Suspension of Cruise Operations from U.S. Ports

Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) issued the following statement to announce that the association’s ocean-going cruise line members will voluntarily extend the suspension of cruise operations from U.S. ports until 15 September 2020. “Due to the ongoing situation within the U.S. related to COVID-19, CLIA member cruise lines have decided to voluntarily extend the period […]

Continue Reading
Photo CLIA_Dubrovnik

CLIA’s commitment to sustainable tourism

The Cities’ Sustainability Report conducted by the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) can be a reliable tool to assist tourism and cruise destinations around the world, including Greece, to become more attractive. The latest report on the sustainability of the City of Dubrovnik was presented recently via video. The GSTC evaluation, funded by CLIA, covers […]

Continue Reading

Mutual benefits through the cooperation between CLIA and the Greek government

The COVID-19 pandemic is an unprecedented global situation that has required an extraordinary response, and the cruise industry has placed public health at the heart of its response. Within 48 hours of the World Health Organization (WHO) announcing a global public health emergency, CLIA member cruise lines had adopted enhanced screening protocols worldwide.  These measures […]

Continue Reading