The campaign focuses mainly on providing a clean and healthy environment in the Gulf of Aqaba, the only sea outlet in Jordan. It emphasizes on the social responsibility of all individuals toward the environment and the necessity to conserve it. The International Clean up The World Campaign promotes garbage collection, awareness raising activities, creative competitions for recycling, and waste-minimization projects; and sets out to enhance the awareness of the harmful effects of plastic waste on environmental, social and economic systems among Jordanian society and decision makers.
“We are extremely proud to have been awarded by the Royal Marine Conservation Society of Jordan under the auspices of Her Royal Highness Princess Basma Bint Ali, on this campaign. We feel the need and urgency to create a culture of enhanced awareness among Jordanians to fight against the harmful effects of litter on the marine environment, human health, and the economy” said Mr. Firas Irsheidat the General Manager of InterContinental Aqaba Resort.
The InterContinental Aqaba resort is a perfect option for Red Sea getaways and corporate retreats, with its grand idyllic architectural design white sandy beach that is overlooking clear turquoise waters and picturesque mountain views. The resort was announced World Travel Awards Jordan’s best beach resort in 2018 and is also nominated for the same award as well as Jordan’s Leading Resort for World Travel Awards 2019. The award winning 5-star resort offers a sensory experience defined profoundly by its style, culture and elegance – all presented with the distinctive Jordanian touch.