SHANGHAI (May 16, 2018) – In recognition of Shanghai Disney Resort’s outstanding educational environment, the resort was recognized as the first Eco-China Experience-based Education Destination by the China Next Generation Foundation.
Shanghai Disney Resort was recognized for its environmental conservation efforts as well as its immersive educational environment, which combines Disney creativity and technology with traditional Chinese culture. The recognition also serves to highlight the resort’s long-term commitment to nurturing and inspiring the creativity and imagination of younger generations. The award aims to leverage the rich creative and environmental resources of Shanghai Disney Resort and organize cross-cultural, diverse and engaging educational activities for students and their families. Shanghai Disney Resort and the China Next Generation Foundation will also collaboratively plan and implement the Eco-China Experiential Themed Camp to create enriching experiences for students and young children.
Since Shanghai Disney Resort first broke ground, a number of nature conservation programs and VoluntEARS activities have been held, including Earth Month celebrations, a Wishing Star Park Nature Book, Bird Monitoring programs and Adopt-A-Garden programs. The establishment of the Eco-China Experience-based Education Destination will enhance the resort’s commitment and dedication to environmental conservation as well as help to provide an immersive educational experience to more guests from Shanghai and across China.