• Cambodian Rural Development Tours

    Kratie Town, Cambodia
    Categories: ecotourism, tour operator
    Cambodian Rural Development Tours (CRDTours) specialise in offering unique travel experiences in the provinces of Kratie and Stung Treng. Whether its cycling alongside the Mekong River, living with a local community assisting in conservation projects or savouring local delicacies, each activity booked is making a positive contribution to the places you visit and the locals you meet. All funds generated by the tours directly supporting local communities and environmental conservation.
  • Cambolac Art & Souveniers

    Siem Reap, Cambodia
    Categories: artwork & crafts
    Started in 2011, Cambolac produces and sells high quality souvenirs, creating jobs for local community in the context of booming tourism in Cambodia. By 2014, Cambolac provides about 60 employments, among which half are hearing impaired young adults and others are vulnerable poor populations from Angkor’s Park.
  • Caribeans Coffee & Chocolate

    Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica
    Categories: ecotourism, restaurant/cafe, tour operator
    *Caribeans Coffee & Chocolate is a small family run business in Puerto Viejo, Limon, Costa Rica. Their mission is to make high-quality products from locally sourced, organic, and fair trade raw products. They are the area's original bean-to-bar chocolate maker, and the only locally sourced fresh roasted coffee.
  • CBT Vietnam

    Sapa, Vietnam
    Categories: hotel/guesthouse
    CBT Vietnam is a partnership between a Canadian university, the Canadian Development organization and the Hanoi Open University to create a community tourism training program in the Sapa region. As part of the goal of CBT to connect the village and local homestays with incoming tourists and tour operators, they have developed a directory of homestays available in Taphin and Lao Chai. The directory represents the culmination of the project's work in the Sapa region, highlighting the hard-working men and women from both the Red Dao and Black Hmong communities.
  • Charity Tours Cambodia

    Siem Reap, Cambodia
    Categories: tour operator, homestay
    Charity Tours Cambodia is a unique, socially conscious tour operator that offers a range of tours, homestays and volunteer opportunities in Siem Reap, Cambodia. The most popular tours run daily to Angkor Wat, while others offer tourists the opportunity to visit local communities and to stay with a Khmer family.
  • Clover Social Enterprise Gift Shop

    Kalaw, Myanmar
    Categories: souvenirs, artwork & crafts
    Find a gift made locally that benefits the community when you shop at Clover Social Enterprise Gift Shop. This shop sources goods from other social enterprises and offers a suprisingly nice range of unique offerings that you won't find in other spots (alongside some of the more classic options like paintings and crafts).
  • Colombo Good Market

    Colombo, Sri Lanka
    Categories: market
    The Good Market is a social enterprise that was set up to promote products and services that are “good for the planet, good for the country, and good for you.” At the market you will find things like organically grown produce, natural foods and snacks, non-toxic housewares and garden supplies, handmade and fair trade crafts, live music, kids' programs, and much more. The market is held every Saturday at the racecourse in Colombo, or every other day at the Lakpahana Courtyard.
  • Comedor Konojel

    Lake Atitlan, Guatemala
    Categories: restaurant/cafe, artwork & crafts
    Comedor Konojel provides tasty traditional Guatemalan food made by the local community. This nonprofit funnels all money back into local community development programs—many meant to feed the most at-risk individuals. In addition to addressing food security, Konojel programs train women and young people in food services, and provide them with a meaningful path toward work. Eat a meal at Konojel and you're providing one for a local, too!
  • Community Homestay Nepal

    Kathmandu, Nepal
    Categories: homestay
    The Community Homestay is a non-profit organisation (in association with Royal mountain Travel) operating with the involvement of communities in Nepal. So far the organisation has helped 10 villages throughout Nepal develop homestay experiences that will provide a sustainable income to many of the people who live there. Experience the real Nepal and support rural communities by choosing to stay and participate in these rural communities.
  • Condortrekkers

    Sucre, Bolivia
    Categories: ecotourism, tour operator
    Condortrekkers offers city tours of Sucre and hikes in the local area including the spectacular Cordillera de los Frailes and the magnificent crater of Maragua. One hundred percent of the profits from these treks are directly invested in the communities through which the clients hike, as well as several established social projects within Sucre.