Responsible Eco-Tourism Policy
ReefCI is a marine conservation organization focusing on protecting and maintaining the marine environment while offering eco-tourists a unique marine conservation experience. Working with local NGO’s and government departments, we help to ensure that marine life is available for future generations. We are dedicated to ensuring that our impact is always positive and never damaging.Responsible-Tourism Picture
ReefCI’s Environmental Conservation Policy
ReefCI is a marine conservation organization with a primary focus on protecting the marine environment. To promote this, we encourage:
ReefCI’s Economic Policy
ReefCI both directly and indirectly contributes to the local economy. Our guests contribute just by visiting a non-tourist area. They spend money in local bars, shops, restaurants and taxis. 80+% of the price paid by our guests is spent in country and we always work with locally owned businesses where possible. The majority of our employees are nationals from the host country of Belize.
ReefCI’s Cultural Awareness and Social Policy
We aim to benefit the local community. It is important to ReefCI to help sustain a healthy environment where both people and nature can thrive. To aid this process, we educate and train our staff, guests, stakeholders, and suppliers to:
Eco-tourism should benefit the local people and culture, and can be used as a tool to alleviate poverty. ReefCI has developed community programs for young people who have little or no opportunities in life. The programs include training to professional PADI Dive Master qualification and marine biology internships.