The Chamber of Diving and Watersports was founded by Egypt’s Ministry of
Tourism in 2007 with a goal to improve quality, safety and standard of services in
the diving and watersports industry, as well as to preserve unique environment of
the Red Sea.
All diving centres and safari boats will meet ISO standards EN 14467 / ISO
24803 for diving by 2009 as agreed with Egypt’s CDWS, the Austrian Institute of
Norms and the European Underwater Federation