Happy #TravelTuesday Now® Resorts & Spas fans! In case you didn’t know, Now Resorts in Mexico and the Dominican Republic are Rainforest Alliance Certified!
Keep reading to learn more about our commitment to sustainability and biodiversity!
The Rainforest Alliance works to conserve biodiversity and ensure sustainable livelihoods by transforming land-use practices, business practices and consumer behavior.
Now Resorts follow the Rainforest Alliance’s eight principles which address the key areas for the efficient organization of the sustainable companies:
- Sustainable management planning
- Quality management
- Human resource management
- Safety management
- Communication and marketing management
- Food and Beverage Safety Program
- Supplier management
- Sustainability education
The Sociocultural aspect is organized in 4 principles which address the social aspects of the employees and the community, as well as the respect for and rescue of the heritage and the living culture. The principles are:
- Contribution to local development
- Legal and Ethic Labor Practices
- Respect for local culture and people
- Rescue and protection of the historical-cultural heritage
The environmental aspect addresses the aspects of the business management with impacts on the ecosystems and the biodiversity, which are related to the climate change. The principles are:
- Climate change
- Rational use of water
- Rational use of energy
- Biodiversity conservation
- Protection of natural areas
- Solid Waste Management
In order to be eligible for and to maintain the certification granted by Rainforest Alliance, every company audited against this standard must conform with 100% of the requirements denominated critical and with at least 70% of the overall standard.
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Now Resorts & Spas offer vibrant beachfront settings in Mexico and the Caribbean perfect for multigenerational travel, families with teens and tweens as well as couples and friends. Enjoy a family-friendly, modern vacation experience, where play and party are just steps away from peace and quiet. The Unlimited-Luxury® concept surpasses the typical all-inclusive with a daily refreshed mini-bar, limitless access to gourmet dining options, pool and beach wait service, and so much more! Spacious rooms and suites are graciously appointed and luxuriously equipped with amenities. Active and lively settings provide entertainment for all ages and are the perfect setting for a family reunion, a wedding or a social group getaway.