News: Environment

Nike covers Hong Kong basketball court surface with grind materials

Made from 20,000 pairs of used sneakers, Nike is making a difference for climate change and serving the community Shek Lei Grind Court - a sustainable artistic transformation of an estate…

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Jun 13, 2021 Environment / Play / Recreation / Sport / Surfaces /


Thailand’s Pimalai Resort looks to establish itself as world leading ecotourism destination

Since it opened 20 years ago -Thailand’s Pimalai Resort and Spa - located overlooking the Andaman Sea, has been working to protect the pristine ecosystems in and around Koh…

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May 21, 2021 Environment / Hospitality / Tourism / Wellness /


Polygiene partners with KVRA to develop multiple-use and environment-friendly jiu-jitsu apparel

Polygiene®, the global leader in branded ‘stays fresh technologies’, has partnered with Brazilian brand KVRA - a market leader in the jiu-jitsu and MMA arena - to become the…

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May 19, 2021 Design / Environment / Sport / Technology /


International hiking association adds Ras Al Khaimah to its list of global hosts for Highlander events

Ras Al Khaimah is set to host the Arabian Gulf region's first Highlander hiking experience in November as it continues to build on its adventure tourism reputation. Highlander, the…

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May 14, 2021 Attractions / Environment / Recreation / Tourism /


New Zealand’s Green Pavlova conference returns from 25th to 28th May

After New Zealand's 2020 Green Pavlova conference was cancelled due to COVID-19, Recreation Aotearoa will be staging its annual event for parks, recreation and open space professionals…

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May 11, 2021 Environment / Parks / Play / Recreation /


Global Wellness Institute highlights rise of the ‘Nature Economy’

The Global Wellness Institute (GWI) has reported that nature is rising in importance and relevance in the post-pandemic era with research and commercial interest in the broad field of…

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May 6, 2021 Education / Environment / Technology / Wellness /


Samoa Tourism celebrates Earth Day and prepares for resumption of international travel

Samoa Tourism is celebrating Earth Day with the rest of the world on the theme ‘Restore our Earth’, while with no official date having been announced for a travel bubble with…

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Apr 22, 2021 Environment / Hospitality / Tourism /


Hurtigruten Expeditions highlight sustainable strategies for tourism sector

Ahead of Earth Day on Thursday 22nd April, Hurtigruten Expeditions, a leader in sustainable cruising, is highlighting how tourism operators and travellers can create a positive impact each…

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Apr 19, 2021 Education / Environment / Tourism /



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