Press release: Green Fins Global Hub Development to Boost Industry Protection of Reefs

The Reef-World Foundation - the international coordinator of Green Fins in partnership with the UN Environment Programme – is delighted to announce it has officially been shortlisted as a finalist in the 2020 Con X Tech Prize. Read more

Press release: Taking Conservation Action During the COVID-19 Crisis

The Reef-World Foundation – the international coordinator of the UN Environment Programme's Green Fins initiative – is calling for the dive industry to keep sustainability high on its agenda during the COVID-19 crisis. Read more

Press release: Reef-World Launches New Green Fins Resources to Help Dive and Snorkel Operators Navigate the COVID-19 Crisis

The Reef-World Foundation – the international coordinator of the UN Environment Programme's Green Fins initiative – has launched new guidelines to help dive and snorkel operators who are continuing to keep an environmental strategy high on their agenda despite the many changes taking place for travel businesses as a result of the COVID-19 crisis. Read more

Press release: Environmental Standards for Diving and Snorkelling in Egypt Now Available Nationwide

The Reef-World Foundation and Chamber of Diving & Watersports (CDWS) are pleased to announce Green Fins – a UN Environment Programme initiative which provides the world’s only internationally recognised standards for diving and snorkelling – has now been expanded to be available to all dive and snorkel operators nationwide across Egypt. Read more

Press release: TUI Care Foundation and Reef-World empower Youth Ambassadors in the Dominican Republic

The TUI Care Foundation and The Reef-World Foundation are launching an initiative to help protect coral reefs in the Dominican Republic. Read more

Press release: Reef-World Launches Environmental Scholarship for Deserving Dive Guides

The Reef-World Foundation - the international coordinator of the UN Environment’s Green Fins initiative – and Paralenz are proud to announce the launch of a scholarship campaign to help scuba diving guides receive vital environmental certification. Read more

Press release: Egypt Implements Environmental Standards to Protect its Coral Reefs

The Reef-World Foundation and Chamber of Diving & Watersports (CDWS) are pleased to announce Egypt is adopting Green Fins environmental standards to protect its coral reefs. Read more

Capacity Building in Malapascua, Philippines - May 2019

An overview of Malapascua's sixth consecutive year of Green Fins assessments in May 2019. Read more

Press release: Antigua & Barbuda Implements Environmental Standards for Diving & Snorkelling

Antigua and Barbuda has become the first English speaking country in the western hemisphere to implement the Green Fins initiative. The country is the 10th government worldwide to officially adopt Green Fins and the second in the Caribbean. Read more

Press Release: Reef-World Completes First Ever Green Fins "Train the Trainer" Pilot

The Reef-World Foundation - the international coordinators of Green Fins - has completed the successful pilot of its Green Fins “Train the Trainer” programme; the first of its kind in the world. Read more

Press Release: Tioman Dive Centre Wins Prestigious Green Fins Award

The Reef-World Foundation - the international coordinators of Green Fins - is delighted to announce Tioman Dive Centre (TDC) as the winner of this year’s Green Fins Award. The award, which recognises Tioman Dive Centre as the Green Fins member with the lowest environmental impact, was presented as part of the BlueGreen360 Awards at ADEX Singapore (11-14 April 2019). Read more