“Think Global, Act Local” ; The Belmond approach.


Project description

Belmond is deeply respectful of its communities and their surroundings. They aim to make a positive contribution to the many destinations where they operate, supporting the places and people that surround them and preserve all locations close to World Heritage Sites. As part of their “Think Global, Act Local” approach, they purchase as much food as possible from sustainable sources, run and support educational programmes and follow sustainable practices to reduce the impact of their operations on the environment, to ensure energy efficiency and to reduce food waste.

This project contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals of the 2030 Agenda

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Heritage Hotels

South East Asia / Myanmar / Yangon

Situated in Yangon’s Embassy District near the Shwedagon Pagoda and the National Museum, Belmond Governor’s Residence is a colonial-style 1920s mansion, where old-world elegance meets timeless Burmese Charme. This two-story teak mansion, served as th...

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