In honor of winning the Green Flag Award, which honors parks and resorts worldwide that are committed to upholding the highest international standards in the area of improving the effectiveness of public park management, Dubai Municipality raised green flags in three parks in the Emirate.
Al Nakheel Park, Al Barsha Pond Park, and Al Nahda Pond Park all had green flags flown over them by the Municipality.
Director-General of Dubai Municipality Dawoud Al-Hajri stated at the time that the municipality was “constantly working to strengthen the Emirate’s unique global position by improving the city with destinations that meet the needs of the society’s members and enhance their happiness, well-being, and satisfaction.”
Al Hajri stated, “The fact that public parks are one of the most well-liked gathering places for people from all facets of society and residents inspires us to improve the sustainability of its development in accordance with the highest international standards.
“These measures to strengthen the Emirate’s status as the best city in the world to live in will continue to have our support. We are happy with this international accomplishment, which was added to the long list of landmarks that have been reached in the field of managing public parks in the emirate of Dubai “he continued.
In addition to conducting the gardening work and adhering to the standards in providing facilities and services enjoyable for the People of Determination, the winning parks offer a variety of features that satisfy the varied requirements and needs of its visitors, including the provision of warm-up facilities for adults, children’s games, walkways, shaded seating, jogging and bicycle tracks, and sports arenas.
The Municipality also places a high priority on maintaining facilities, protecting the environment, maintaining heritage standards, and many other aspects for which it has received remarkably high praise from those involved with the award.
By adhering to the standards of the international accreditation program that monitors well-managed parks and green spaces around the world, parks and resorts that have won the Green Flag award have demonstrated their effectiveness on a global scale.
Under license from the British Government’s Department for Levelling Up, Housing & Communities, the Keep Britain Tidy environmental charity manages the program on a global scale in collaboration with a group of operators in many countries.