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Green Meetings Madinat Jumeriah, Dubai UAE
imageAndy Cuthbert, General Manager Jumeirah Mina A'Salam, and his teams deliver green-meetings and events that help minimise the resort's carbon footprint and reduce waste in a region that is only recently discovering the benefits of recycling.

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Fruitful Efforts Turn To Gold At Mövenpick Resort Aswan
imageEach year the team at Mövenpick Resort Aswan harvests around 1200 kg of mangoes from the resort gardens. However, rather than wasting surplus fruit staff have devised innovative, solutions. Some of the mangoes are donated to children shelters in Aswan city while chefs freshly squeeze others into organic juice served during breakfast.

A Green Globe Taste of Honey
imageDwindling bee colonies worldwide are now a major concern as over 75% of all food crops require pollination. Since 2006 bee numbers have dropped drastically across Europe and the USA with hive losses estimated at 30% or higher.

7,430 ‘Kilos of Kindness’ Raised During Ramadan Campaign of Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts
Over 15 Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts have raised 7,430 kilogrammes of non-perishable foods for charity during Ramadan.

SUSTAINABLE TOURISM


Booking.com study: Sustainable tourism on the rise
A new study published by Booking.com revealed some fascinating statistics on sustainable tourism among global travelers,
Going to Ibiza, Menorca or Majorca? You'll have to pay new 'holiday tax'
Vice president of the islands’ coalition government said The new tax is said to be “absolutely necessary” and the money will go towards protecting natural resources in the area and will ensure sustainable tourism.
Hotels in China must be more sustainable, says report
A report comparing hotels’ environmental footprints has found that China’s hospitality sector urgently needs to address its sustainability.
UN World Tourism Organisation Logo Competition 2017
Entires are invited for the UNWTO Logo Competition 2017. The organisation is looking for creative people to give a face to this year …
Tourism Has Major Conflict-Reduction Benefits
New research uncovered a definitive link between open and sustainable tourism and lower levels of conflict and violence.

INTERNATIONAL NEWS


Green Globe recertifica o Holiday Inn Parque Anhembi
Referência em hospitalidade na capital paulista, o Holiday Inn Parque Anhembi, pertencente ao IHG – InterContinental Hotels Group, recebeu, pelo terceiro ano seguido, a certificação emitida pelo Green Globe, entidade que reconhece empreendimentos turísticos engajados em ações de sustentabilidade e responsabilidade corporativa.
CO2: Lefay SPA ha ridotto emissioni del 12% nel 2015
Lefay SPA, la prima SPA organica ed ecologica italiana e la quarta al mondo, ha presentato il bilancio della sostenibilità 2015.
Le Club Med fait de la France une priorité - 1 milliard d’euros de volume d’affaires d’ici 2021
Après un premier semestre 2016 très satisfaisant dans un contexte conjoncturel peu favorable, le Club Med présente ses perspectives à 5 ans pour la France et les marchés francophones voisins, la Belgique et la Suisse, marquant ainsi sa volonté d’accélérer son développement sur son premier marché.
Hilton funds innovative social action solutions
The hotel group awarded more than $320,000 (USD) to 117 recipients of its 2016 Travel with Purpose Action Grants.
Be part of the Green Lodging Survey
The Green Lodging Survey hopes to capture the data of tens of thousands of green lodging establishments around the world and become the lodging industry’s annual exercise to assess and catalyse green innovation,

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