Following the big success in celebrating Earth Hour on March 29th while minimizing lights and serving candlelight dinners to the guests staying at InterContinental Hotels Group Resorts in Port Ghalib; the management team of InterContinental The Palace Port Ghalib Resort, Crowne Plaza Sahara Sands Port Ghalib Resort, Crowne Plaza Sahara Oasis Port Ghalib Resort and Marina Lodge At Port Ghalib prepared a range of activities to celebrate Earth Day on April 22 in appreciation of Earth’s natural environment and to help increase its community awareness.
Earth Day was first organized in 1970 to promote ecology and respect for life on the planet, as well as to encourage awareness of the growing problems of air, water and soil pollution. Every year on April 22nd, events are held around the world to raise awareness of the Earth Day cause and to demonstrate the support for environmental protection. In fact, over 1 billion people in 192 countries are now participating in the Earth Day, pledging individual or collective actions, which will help to improve local communities standards and going towards protecting the Earth.
In continuation of the community social responsibility activities, done by InterContinental Hotels Group resorts in Port Ghalib, the management team organized multiple activities on Earth Day, aiming to increase the awareness and appreciation for the earth and environment. The staff & management team planted trees behind Cardamom Beach Restaurant, at Crowne Plaza Sahara Sands Port Ghalib Resort and Crowne Plaza Sahara Oasis Port Ghalib Resort. Also, “Lulee Kids Club” team invited all children for multiple Earth Day themed arts & crafts.
Guests were invited to share some activities with the management team and were also encouraged to reduce energy consumption by choosing not to have their towels and linen changed for one day.
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