Intercontinental Hanoi Westlake

Thursday, 27 Aug 2015

InterContinental Hanoi Westlake along with other IHG properties across the world embarked on a week-long program of activities between August 17th and August 26th to celebrate 2015 IHG Corporate Responsibility Week.

During this week, the hotel involved all the team members in a range of activities that benefit the local community and managing environmental impacts. Activities ranged from Green menu, “IHG Academy” networking event (IHG Academy operates in partnership with local community organizations and education providers to provide local people with skills development and employment opportunities in one of the world’s largest hotel companies), West Lake and hotel’s surrounding areas cleanup, Blood donation and visiting the National Institute of Hematology and Blood transfusion to share gifts with pediatric patients diagnosed with Thalassemia.

InterContinental Hanoi Westlake is committed to the IHG’s Corporate Responsibilities mission, which is to “transform hospitality for more sustainable communities and better lives. By ensuring the business is committed to corporate responsible business practices, the hotel will be able to protect the environment, create job opportunities and improve community resilience. InterContinental Hanoi Westlake is all committed to achieving sustainability by using the IHG’s environmental management tool, the IHG Green Engage™ system. The hotel is also increasing local economic opportunity and creating community resilience through IHG® Academy and providing support when disaster strikes through IHG® Shelter in a Storm.