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April - June 2011

01.07.2011

On 30 April, spring cleaning activities took place in Latvia for the fourth year in a row. During the campaign, Riga International Airport invited everyone to take part in a joint cleaning up of the airport’s territory, making it the third year in a row that this event has taken place, in collaboration with the Labour Union of Airport Employees.

01.07.2011

On 12 May 2011 awards were given to participants in the “Sustainability Index” campaign based on the assessment of their performance within five fields of sustainable activities. For the first time, after participating in the initiative, Riga International Airport reached the bronze level.

01.07.2011

In 2011, the Nordea Riga Marathon achieved its highest ever number of participants, and the Riga International Airport team gained great results for themselves. The airport was represented by 32 participants in the marathon, the half-marathon, and the 10km and 5km distances.

01.07.2011

In 2011, SJSC Riga International reached the tenth place amongst 150 of Latvia’s largest companies in the reputation list organised by NordsPorterNovelli and the Dienas Bizness newspaper.

01.07.2011

Between 21 to 24 April, and in connection with the Earth Day celebrations and the “Greenhouse Effect” project, a greenhouse was set up at Riga International Airport. The aim of the “Greenhouse Effect” project was to generate discussions on the subject of global warming and sustainable consumption.

01.07.2011

Between 28 April to 17 May, it was possible to see the travelling photo exhibition at Riga International Airport which was put together for the Latvian Olympic Committee (LOK), and which was entitled “Olympic core values - friendship, dignity, excellence”, which gave the airport’s customers and visitors the opportunity to get a closer look at the joy, success and failures of Latvian Olympic athletes at the Olympic Games in Beijing in 2008 and Vancouver in 2010.

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