Hotel group cleans up Jumeirah Open Beach in Dubai
Eight hotels joined forces to clean Dubai's Jumeirah Open Beach
Representatives from Wyndham Hotel Group joined forces with staff from eight hotels in the region operated under the company's brands to clean up a section of the Jumeirah Open Beach in Dubai.
The event aimed to support the local community and the area’s visitors by clearing the beach of litter, while also further educating participating staff members about the environment and encouraging them to engage in more sustainable activities in their day-to-day roles.
Volunteers included representatives from Wyndham Hotel Group’s Dubai and London offices as well as hotel staff members in UAE from the Ramada Dubai, Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman, Ramada Downtown Burj Dubai, Ramada Jumeirah, Ramada Plaza Jumeirah Beach Residence, Ramada Chelsea Al Barsha, Ramada Sharjah, Ramada Deira, Howard Johnson Diplomat and Howard Johnson Bur Dubai.
“Wyndham Hotel Group takes sustainability very seriously and we strive to do our part to protect the environment and act as good corporate citizens,” said Bani Haddad, the company’s regional vice president, Middle East and Africa.
“As well as helping improving the environment for tourists and locals alike by cleaning the beach, this event also gave us another opportunity to understand the importance of making more environmentally-friendly decisions," he added.
Wyndham Hotel Group has over 7,260 hotels worldwide, and is part of Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE: WYN).