International accolade for Wolwedans

Wolwedans has garnered international acclaim by winning the prestigious Impact Award in the Community Category.
This recognition celebrates Wolwedans' dedication to regenerative travel and its impact on local communities.
The Impact Awards is a Regenerative Travel based in New York, known for spotlighting transformative projects and individuals advancing regenerative travel, drawing submissions from across the globe.
Wolwedans stood out for its ground-breaking approach to tourism, redefining its purpose and benefits for both guests and the community.
Judged by a panel of experts spanning diverse fields including marine ecology, social entrepreneurship, travel journalism, sustainability, visual storytelling, tourism policy, hospitality, and impact investing, Wolwedans impressed with its innovative ideas and tangible contributions to social and environmental welfare.
The AridEden Project – Wolwedans Vision 2030 is at the heart of this accolade, embodying a holistic framework centred on five pillars of sustainability, namely Commerce, Conservation, Community, Culture and Consciousness. This framework underscores Wolwedans' commitment to balance people, planet and profit, driving not only economic prosperity but also fostering personal development and empowerment within the community.
Wolwedans believes that sustainability is a shared responsibility, and their approach focuses on nurturing both their team and the environment. This award is not just a recognition of their efforts, but a call to inspire others to embark on a similar journey towards regenerative travel.
Through vocational training programs, desert-based economy projects, and instilling a values system aligned with conscious living, Wolwedans empowers its community, recognising that their well-being is integral to the success of the entire region.