Ayla raises environmental 'Blue Flag' for 6th consecutive year

Ayla raises environmental “Blue Flag” for 6th consecutive year - SS
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AMMAN — Under the patronage of Nayef Al Fayez, Chief Commissioner of the Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority (ASEZA), and in the presence of Khaled Al-Kurdi, Secretary General of the Royal Marine Conservation Society, the environmental "Blue Flag" was raised in three locations within Ayla.اضافة اعلان

The national committee, along with Al Fayez and Al-Kurdi, recognized Ayla's eligibility to obtain the International Certificate (Blue Flag) for its compliance with international environmental standards.

The "Blue Flag" was raised at B12 Beach Club, La Plage Beach at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, and the Ayla Marina following comprehensive tours conducted by the national committee.

Ayla's achievement in obtaining and renewing environmental certifications for six consecutive years highlights commitment to environmental regulations and public health.

Sahl Dudin, Ayla's Managing Director, expressed his delight with this accomplishment, affirming Ayla's dedication to fulfilling all program criteria and its belief in the significance of obtaining this environmental recognition. Ayla remains committed to sustainability, preserving natural resources, ensuring the health and safety of visitors, providing them with essential information, and benefiting the local community, the Jordan News Agency, Petra reported.

The “Blue Flag” program, administered by the Royal Marine Conservation Society for the Protection of Marine Environment, is an environmental education initiative of the Foundation for Environmental Education.

It awards beaches and participating marinas the “Blue Flag” certification for attaining high standards in water quality, environmental management, environmental education, and safety.

Dudin emphasized that since its establishment, Ayla has strived to become one of the premiere tourist destinations, upholding the sustainable use of natural resources and aligning with the Sustainable Development Goals.

As one of the pioneering regional projects in the multi-purpose walled tourist community category, Ayla proudly raises the Blue Flag at several of its facilities.

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