The five-star boutique resort, Fushifaru Maldives, is the proud recipient of a prestigious ‘International Sustainable Award’ at the Luxury Lifestyle Awards 2023. The resort won the accolade for its ‘Plastic Aa Nulaa’ initiative which recognized the property’s outstanding commitment towards sustainability and environmental conservation.
The International Sustainable Awards aspires to acknowledge and honour businesses that exhibit innovative practices and employ smart solutions to increase their sustainability efforts while mitigating the negative implications on the environment. After a thorough assessment period and careful selection process, Fushifaru Maldives was named the winner of the International Sustainable Award, which reflects the resort’s dedication and vision to secure a more sustainable future.
The winning initiative ‘Plastic Aa Nulaa’ has been an integral part of the resort’s sustainability journey. The title of the campaign translates to ‘Plastic-free’ and true to its name encompasses a comprehensive approach to reduce and phase out single-use plastics throughout the property. Aligning with this aim, Fushifaru Maldives has implemented several eco-friendly alternatives and best practices on the island in an attempt to significantly reduce plastic waste generation and ultimately plastic pollution. Thereby, producing a positive impact on the environment as well.
The General Manager of Fushifaru Maldives, Ahmes Siaar remarked “We are delighted to receive the International Sustainable Award from Luxury Lifestyle Awards, which illustrates our unwavering commitment to sustainable practices. Our ‘Plastic Aa Nulaa’ initiative has been an essential component of our sustainability efforts, and we are proud to contribute to a cleaner and healthier environment.”