Serena Hotels Honored as Leading Organization for its Outstanding Contribution to Sustainable Development

Earned 2013 Annual Environment Excellence

Islamabad, Pakistan, 2013-07-12 — / — Serena Hotels, a leading chain of hotels, resorts, palaces and forts, was declared winner of the 2013 Environment Excellence Award here in a ceremony jointly hosted by the National Forum for Environment and Health (NFEH) in collaboration with United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). The prestigious accolade honors exemplary efforts with regards to the environment by an organization. It is noteworthy to mention that this is the fifth consecutive year that Serena Hotels has won this praise.

The Annual Environment Awards are designed to recognize and promote the organizations which make an outstanding contribution to sustainable development. They aim to highlight policies, practices, processes and products from all industries in the country thus helping to achieve economic and social development without detriment. They also consider effects to the environment and natural resources upon the quality of which continued human activity and further development depend.

Dr. Moin Uddin, Corporate Director Strategy of the winning hospitality chain said, “Serena Hotels continues to have an effective and persistent Corporate Social Responsibility program in place whereby we strive to support the communities we are located in thereby supporting through our value chain linkages. We are very pleased to receive the Annual Environment Award 2013 in recognition of our efforts.”