Sandals Resorts Spearheads Caribbean Ocean Preservation with Innovative Partnerships

Sandals Resorts International Marks World Oceans Day with Updates on Caribbean Preservation Efforts

Sandals Resorts International (SRI), a leading all-inclusive resort company in the Caribbean, is dedicated to preserving the ocean ecosystems that surround its resorts. On World Oceans Day, SRI celebrates its ongoing efforts to protect and restore these vital environments.

Hosting Aquanaut Fabien Cousteau and PROTEUSTM Scientists in Curaçao

The Dutch Caribbean island of Curaçao, renowned for its vibrant coral reefs and diverse marine life, is set to host the “International Space Station of the Ocean” – PROTEUSTM. Spearheaded by celebrated aquanaut Fabien Cousteau and the Proteus Ocean Group, PROTEUSTM aims to drive innovation in ocean exploration and research. Sandals Royal Curaçao, located just a few nautical miles from the proposed site, recently welcomed Cousteau and the PROTEUSTM team of scientists to gather critical data.

Empowering Kids to Protect the Ocean through Future Goals

Launched in 2022, the Future Goals program provides local primary schools in Curaçao with soccer goals made from recycled plastic bottles and fishing nets. This initiative, in partnership with the Sandals Foundation and AFC Ajax, aims to inspire children to embrace sustainability through their love of soccer, complemented by an academic program focused on life skills.

Celebrating 10 Years of Women’s Dive Day

Sandals Resorts is celebrating the 10th anniversary of Women’s Dive Day with a special multi-day event at Sandals Ochi in Jamaica from July 18-22. The event will feature specialty dives, curated programming, and on-resort activities, welcoming female divers of all levels to experience Sandals’ award-winning all-inclusive dive program.

Caribbean’s Premier All-Inclusive Diving Program

Guests at Sandals Resorts have the opportunity to enjoy unlimited scuba diving during their stay, using state-of-the-art equipment with PADI-certified instructors and dive masters. The company offers coral restoration dives, lionfish hunting certifications, and educational courses at select resorts, providing divers with the chance to protect and care for the environments they cherish.

Sandals Foundation’s Environmental and Ocean Awareness Initiatives

The Sandals Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Sandals Resorts, celebrates 15 years of fostering environmental and ocean awareness. Through its partnerships with local Caribbean groups, the foundation engages volunteers in projects that positively impact vacation destinations and promote the preservation of marine ecosystems.

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