Actualizado: 23 may 2021
Among the selection criteria, the reuse of materials was highlighted, as well as compliance with the health protocols against Covid-19
Within the framework of the most important tourism fair FITUR 2021, Costa Rica won this Friday the award for the Best Sustainable Stand thanks to the reuse of materials, the use of sustainable elements, energy savings, the hiring of local personnel and the application strict health protocols against Covid-19.
"Costa Rica has been the winner in this category because the stand is one hundred percent reusable, sustainable, meets all the recommended requirements to maintain distance and all the anti-Covid-19 protocols," explained Silvia Bueno, in charge of Latin America at the Fair. FITUR.
“We received the news that Costa Rica won the award for the best sustainable stand by the Fitur 2021 organization and it is a recognition that deeply pleases us. This award undoubtedly reflects the values of our destination, based on sustainability and a high commitment to the principles of decarbonization and respect for the environment, culture, sustainable gastronomy and the application of health protocols against Covid-19 ”, said Gustavo J. Segura, Rector Minister of Tourism.