Federal Government plans community museums to boost tourism
The Federal Government has announced plans to establish community museums as part of efforts to ensure that local communities benefit from tourism.
Tourism tops agenda as UNWTO welcomes participants to climate change summit
The World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) has welcomed its fellow United Nations agencies to Madrid for the start of the COP25 Climate Change Summit.
UNWTO backs Sublime Côte d’Ivoire as Drogba becomes Ambassador for Responsible Tourism
The World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) has demonstrated its support for the Côte d’Ivoire tourism sector, participating in a key high-level round table discussion in Dubai and recruiting Ivorian footballing...
Minister unveils agenda for culture, tourism sector
The Minister of Information, Arts and Culture Alhaji Lai Mohammad has outlined his agenda for the Culture and Tourism Sector for the next four years, in order to build on the gains of the past four years.
UNWTO’s 2030 agenda: African tourism leaders plot future growth of continent’s sector
Following the recently released UNWTO’s 2030 Agenda for Africa, leaders from across Africa have met in Saint Petersburg ahead of the General Assembly of the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) to discuss the key issues facing the continent as it looks to grow....
UNWTO General Assembly ends with commitment to more sustainable, ethical, accessible tourism
The 23rd Session of the General Assembly of the World Tourism Organisation has drawn to a close in St Petersburg, after days of debate and discussion, which saw 117 countries...
UNWTO leads discussion on tourism financing
Tourism’s unique potential as a tool for driving the global sustainable development agenda has taken center stage at a special event hosted by the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) in Geneva, Switzerland.
United States moves closer to re-joining UNWTO with high-level delegation at executive council in Baku
The United States of America has highlighted its support of tourism as a driver of sustainable development. A high-level delegation of the Government attending the World Tourism Organization Executive Council....
At Executive Council meeting in Baku, member states endorse UNWTO’s progress
The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has met in Baku, Azerbaijan, for the 110th Session of its Executive Council. At the meeting, Member States endorsed the Organisation’s progress and future plans, as outlined Secretary-General Zurab Pololikashvili. The session also warmly welcomed the participation of the United States as it explores the possibility of rejoining UNWTO. With…