A cooperation agreement signed between Costa Nostrum Ltd and DAEAN for the recertification of four municipal beaches of the municipality of Agios Nikolaos Crete as Costa Nostrum – Sustainable Beaches. On the same day, these four beaches were re-audited. The four beaches of the Agios Nikolaos Municipality that are part of the certified sustainable beaches of Costa Nostrum – Sustainable Beaches are: Almiros Beach, Voulisma Beach, Kitroplatia Beach and Schisma Beach.
It is reminded that the Municipality of Aghios Nikolaos pioneered once again, during 2016; it was the first Municipality nationwide that decided to certify its beautiful beaches as Costa Nostrum – Sustainable Beaches, warmly supporting innovative ideas while at the same time the main motivation was to upgrade its tourist product and spread the sustainable tourist model. In this way acquired a highly competitive advantage over the competition.
Both the top DAEAN executives (Mr. Michalis Farsaris, DAEAN President and Mr. Michalis Garefalakis, CEO of DAEAN) and Costa Nostrum founder and general manager Mr. Vassilis Zisimopoulos expressed their absolute satisfaction with the continuation of their cooperation, for second consecutive year and their desire to extend this certification to other beaches of the Municipality of Agios Nikolaos. At the same time, they expressed their desire to further upgrade the services provided in order to achieve the highest possible rating of all certified beaches, but also to increase the satisfaction of the bathers, a goal that can only be achieved through the excellent cooperation and contribution of all the parties involved – DAEAN, the Municipality of Agios Nikolaos and Costa Nostrum.
DAEAN is a Municipal SA of the Municipality of Agios Nikolaos, which manages the beaches and the marina of Agios Nikolaos.
About Costa Nostrum – Sustainable Beaches:
The certification standard for sustainable management and development of the beaches of the Mediterranean, Costa Nostrum – Sustainable Beaches, is a standard model and innovative certification protocol that can ensure in an objective manner the sustainable development of Mediterranean beaches, contributing decisively to the economic development of the region along the perimeter of certified sustainable beaches and, of course, ensuring the social cohesion and prosperity of the local people.