Two Seasons Hotel awarded by the Dubai Sustainable Tourism
Dubai Tourism is implementing its Dubai Sustainable Tourism initiative in collaboration with the following partners; Etihad ESCO, Dubai Carbon, Emirates Environmental Group and Emirates Wildlife Society – WWF, DEWA and Dubai Municipality and many others as strategic partners. The initiative is also in line with Dubai’s goal to become one of the world’s leading sustainable tourism destinations.
Dubai Sustainable Tourism Awards are held to recognize those companies within the tourism sector that have demonstrated good practices when it comes to reducing the company’s carbon footprint, in efforts to promote sustainability of the tourism industry. The total CO2 emissions released by the event was calculated & financially compensated into a project that uses energy efficiency to minimize fossil fuel impacts.
The Award ceremony was PREVIOUS by a City Brief of the hospitality sector by the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing followed by a presentation of Dubai Police presenting new functionalities to make hotels in Dubai safer by connecting all cameras to an integrated unified security system.
Two Seasons Hotel & Apartments received the Dubai Sustainably Award from H.E. Helal Almarri, Director General of Departments of Tourism and Commerce Marketing for the 4-star hotel category.
“Since maintaining the environment is one of the essential values of the property we try to raise the awareness to our employees and our guests about the sustainable environment to lessen the carbon emission from the hospitality sector in the Middle East. We are proud to be recognized by Dubai Sustainability Tourism for our hard work to improve the sustainability practices in our hotel.“ Said Freddy Farid, the Managing Director of The Two Seasons Hotel Management LLC.
In line with His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai vision for Dubai as a sustainable city, the Dubai Sustainable Tourism Awards sets the foundation for Dubai’s tourism industry to work cooperatively to achieve better results in the coming years.
Two Seasons Hotel & Apartments promotes green living and hospitality through installing practices to show all colleagues, customers, business partners and owners on how to protect and preserve the future environment. The hotel is engaged in CSR activities such as carton, paper, plastic, metal tins, glass, cans, used oil collection campaigns for the past 4 years