Agência para o Investimento e Comércio Externo de Portugal


The Autonomous Region of Madeira has been recognised as a “sustainable tourist destination”, having been awarded the Silver award by EarthCheck, an international certification body in this area.

“The distinction reinforces the positioning of Madeira as a tourist destination with a focus on sustainable development”, said the Madeiran secretary Eduardo Jesus.


The official highlighted that this certification by a world entity “comes to recognizse and validate all the work developed by the destination over the last decades in the defense of a more sustainable territory at an environmental, cultural, social and economic level, communicating security, trust, and a serious and transparent commitment to sustainability”.


The region obtained “the first level of the Silver seal”.


In The Portugal News