October 2016

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Partnership Agreement of We do local and Costa Nostrum - Sustainable Beaches
Partnership Agreement have signed Costa Nostrum - Sustainable Beaches and "Local Production & Hospitality SA" – which is managing the company of the «We do local» standard. «We do local» and «Costa Nostrum - Sustainable Beaches» agreed on mutual cooperation with the objective of sustainable development and efficient management of the beaches of the hotel units, creating in this way the hotels promotional conditions to visitors, but also creating tourist benefits for both the hotel units and the destination Crete.

In a time of economic and general crisis, the connection and close cooperation of bodies, organizations and actors of tourism for a common purpose, such as the development of sustainable tourism with various environmental, social and economic benefits for both tourist destinations, and for the very tourist area, it is considered as a business & social necessity.
«We do local» is a reference point for a coordinated strategy highlighting the value of the tourism experience and the excellence of the tourist business in Greece. It is an essential lever civic, economic, cultural, ecological and social development in the society, which operates under specific conditions and strict standards, showing measurable results.
«Costa Nostrum - Sustainable Beaches» from its side is a standard and innovative "tool" that can ensure in an objective way the sustainable development of the Mediterranean beaches, primarily defending the environment, contributing decisively to economic development of the wider area around sustainable Beach Costa Nostrum and ensuring social cohesion and prosperity of the citizens of the region.

Common goal both of the «We do local» standard and the «Costa Nostrum - Sustainable Beaches» model is the qualitative improvement of our tourist product and the emergence of Greece through tourism enterprises as a leading sustainable tourism destination with special characteristic feature its hospitality. The Partnership Agreement signed on Tuesday 04 October of 2016 at the offices of the Local Production and Hospitality SA - «We do local» in Heraklion of Crete, Mr. Andreas Metaxas, CEO of Local Production & Hospitality SA - We do local and the CEO and founder of Costa Nostrum Ltd., Mr. Zisimopoulos Vasilis.
For more information, visit the websites: www.wedolocal.gr and www.costanostrum.org
Screenshot of the Partnership Agreement of "We do local" and "Costa Nostrum - Sustainable Beaches".
On the Left: Mr. Andreas Metaxas, CEO of Local Production & Hospitality SA- «We do local» and on the right Mr. Zisimopoulos Vasilis, CEO and founder of Costa Nostrum LTD.
We do local" Certified Partners for the third consecutive year! 
 Apollonia Beach, BLUEGR, St.Nicolas Bay και 
Cactus Royal 
successfully passed for the third consecutive year all assessment procedures based on the inclusion criteria and certification of "We do local".
Find more information here for the Apollonia Beach
Find more information for the Candia Park Village
Find more information here for the Minos Beach Art Hotel
Find more information here for the Minos Palace Hotel and Suites
Find more information here for the St.Nicolas Bay
Find more information here for the Cactus Royal
Meet all the Certified Partners of We do local here
We do local 

We do local is a certification standard which was created by the mature cooperation of Local Production and Hospitality SA, Cosmocert SA and Local Food Experts sce.

The businesses (Hotels & Ships) certified by the We do local Standard:
- support the production, economy and human resources of the place they are situated in
- promote their uniqueness and the responsibility of hospitality
- offer services which promote the local culture and gastronomy
- respect the environment and the sustainability of their homeland

Become a Certified Partner

Businesses wishing to be certified by We do local must meet some specific criteria that focus indicatively on:

Licenses - Certifications - Awards 
Social - Labor 
Architecture - Infrastructure - Surroundings 
Social events - Local Culture 
Environment - Sustainability 
Food & Beverage Areas 

The Integration Process in We do local includes:

- Acceptance of the Specifications criteria of We do local, depending on the activity of the enterprise, check and reply them.
- Acceptance of the Price List
- Submission of Application - Cooperation Agreement
- Acceptance of the Special Rules and the Guideline of Integration Process
- Site Inspection
- Evaluation, certification and integration in We do local
More information here
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