Being held at the Miami headquarters of world’s largest travel and leisure company, meeting will feature representatives from leading global conservation organizations to discuss research and initiatives to improve and sustain world's oceans and seas
January 25, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest travel and leisure company, will welcome representatives from leading conservation, science and sustainability organizations Jan. 26-27 to its Miami headquarters for The Nature Conservancy’s Mapping Ocean Wealth annual forum.
AIDA Cruises supports disadvantaged children in the Philippines and Germany
January 27, 2016 /3BL Media/ - AIDA Cruises is supporting the children’s aid organization “SOS-Kinderdorf e.V.” with a donation of 100,000 euros. This sum was raised by the New Year’s Raffle that is traditionally held on board the ships of the AIDA fleet on December 31. This year the donation will again benefit the SOS Children’s Village in Iloilo in the Philippines and SOS projects in Germany. AIDA Cruises gave away a total of 20 cruises and numerous high quality non-cash prizes to the raffle winners.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., January 8, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Children’s Diagnostic and Treatment Center (CDTC) received $25,000 from the Carnival Foundation to support its Dental Clinic for children with special healthcare needs.
The Dental Clinic for Children with Special Healthcare Needs is CDTC’s most underfunded program. “This gift will help sustain our dental program and increase the number of children we are able to see each year.” said Ana Calderon Randazzo, Executive Director.
SEATTLE, Dec. 11, 2015 /3BL Media/ — On Nov. 30 Holland America Line’s ms Zuiderdam became the seventh ship in the fleet in 2015 to earn a perfect score of 100 on a routine United States Public Health inspection conducted by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The Italian company is the first in the tourism industry to sign the Barilla Foundation protocol, whose objectives include reduction of food waste, ongoing efforts to eliminate hunger and initiatives to enhance awareness of healthy lifestyles.
GENOA, December 2, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Costa Cruises is the first company in the tourism industry to sign the Milan Protocol.
Seattle’s Hometown Cruise Line honored for work supporting community events, non-profits and fundraising activities
SEATTLE, November 25, 2015 /3BL Media/ — Each year in its headquarters city of Seattle, Washington, Holland America Line contributes to many local non-profit organizations through sponsorships, board participation and employee volunteerism. The company also supports a wide-range of non-profits and philanthropic efforts throughout the United States and around the world where its premium cruise ships sail. Seattle Business Magazine recently recognized the cruise line’s philanthropic efforts with a Community Impact Award.
Planned interventions will focus on environmental impact, communication and the creation of economic and social value. As a result, Savona will become a reference model for responsible growth in the cruise sector.
SAVONA, November 18, 2015 /3BL Media/– Today, the Municipality of Savona, the Port Authority of Savona and Costa Cruises signed a three-yearmemorandum of understanding for sustainable development in the cruise sector in Savona.
November 9, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Carnival Cruise Line has made a number of enhancements to its trade sales organization, shifting two of its most experienced sales professionals to new roles and appointing sales directors to oversee two newly created territories. The company is also adding a new sales position responsible for the Gulf Coast region. Sales management positions have been added within the line’s international sales division, as well. The changes are part of Carnival’s “Onboard with You” trade support platform, launched last month.
Specific edutainment activities for children on board and a special exhibition at the Savona Palacrociere dealing with the Pelagos Sanctuary
GENOA, November 2, 2015 /3BL Media/ - The WhalesafeProject,co-funded by the European Union’s Life+ Program with the involvement of partners including the Università degli Studi di Genova (Department of Physics and Department of Earth Sciences, Environment and Life), Costa Edutainment, Genoa Maritime Directorate, Savona Harbor Master’s Office and Softeco who have joined forces for the conservation of the sperm whale (Physeter macrocephalus), has come on board Costa Cruises’ ships.