The Blue Flag National Operator Meeting gathered over 50 participants on 8-9 October. This two-day event was held by Keep Britain Tidy, Blue Flag National Operator in England.
In the south of France, Gruissan marina initiated a range of services for the tourists who want to discover the town and the hinterland in a sustainable way.
Triscovery Srl and the Blue Flag programme have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that will enhance and share marine and coastal sustainability practices among the community of boating tourism operators.
“You’re mortal but your waste is not” – last August, TURCEV (the Blue Flag National Operator in Turkey) spread a powerful message on one of its Blue Flag beaches
This summer, the city of Argelès-sur-Mer, France, took out its 10 beach showers to preserve water resources.
The Mexican state takes great steps to abandon the culture of plastic to protect the world’s aquarium.
Tangolunda Dream Beach, Mexico, obtained a 100% compliance rating in the 33 imperative and guideline Blue Flag criterion for the season 2018-2019.
The idea is simple: you collect the cigarette butts that you find in nature and fill a bottle with them. This challenge has spread to the Blue Flag beaches.
In Cres, Camp Kovačine raises its guests’ awareness about environmental protection thanks to interactive activities suitable for both kids and their parents.
People with disabilities can now easily find out if they can get access to the 4,500 Blue Flag beaches, marinas or boating tourism operators through a new partnership with Wheelmap.org.
The Borough Council of Causeway Coast and Glens, awarded with a number of Blue Flags in the season 2019, has recently launched the ‘H2O on the Go’ project, that aims at fighting plastic pollution in the sea.
On the 60th Anniversary of the creation of the Smurfs, Blue Flag Spain has been chosen to support a ‘smurfs project’ focusing on Sustainable Development Goal number 14 on the sustainable use the oceans, seas and marine resources.
Read more about the 15th anniversary of the programme in Puerto Rico and the Blue Flag local operators meeting in Italy !
On 01-02 October 2018, blue Flag International at the 2nd World Summit on Accessible Tourism.