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Blue Destination Company Certification awards the first company with t

VIP Diving is the first company that is awarded by Blue Destination Company Certification with three stars. 

VIP Diving, one of the known dive operators on Bonaire received the highest award given by Blue Destination Company Certification thus far, which is three stars. This confirms, that the company complies with 99% of the criteria stipulated by the Blue Destination Company Certification board of directors and the Green Destinations team. The criterias are based on the social well-being and local employment, health and safety, energy and climate, waste, water, nature, environment and cultural heritage.

The certification of Blue Destination Company Certification recognizes the efforts of the company in regards to durability of Bonaire’s nature, culture and economy. In addition, this good practice shows and emphasizes the commitment of the company to continue develop in a more sustainable way. This is a good step towards the vision of Bonaire becoming the first Blue Destination.

In the month of August, four companies in the hotel sector were awarded by Blue Destination Company Certification. These companies are Red Palm Village with two stars, Delfins Beach Resort with two stars, Divi Flamingo Beach Resort with one star and Harbour Village with one star.

There are already 30 establishments that are interested in participating in the next process of certification. Blue Destination Company Certification would like to extend an invitation to all companies that are interested to receive more information or that would like to participate in the next period of certification, to contact the Chamber of Commerce Bonaire via email at: