The Honorable Dr. Walter Mzembi spoke out. In a conversation at the just concluded global summit for the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) in Bangkok, he provided WorldTourismWire with a well-thought through statement. WorldTourismWire invites candidates to a debate on our platform based on vision, fairness, and respect. WorldTourismWire is looking forward sharing vision
The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) announces the departure of David Scowsill, President & CEO, after six years at the helm of the organisation. During his tenure as the third President in the 26 year history of WTTC, he has taken the organisation to new heights, championing the private sector views in high level
The election date for a new UNWTO Secretary General are getting closer, and the suspense who will be the next leader of the global tourism industry is getting stronger. Korean Candidate Ambassador Dho Young-shim and her running Mate Carlos Vogeler today issued this appeal to ministers of tourism voting at the upcoming executive council meeting.
One African Candidate is the message for the African Union to the upcoming election for a UNWTO Secretary General. Questioning the move to have a second candidate by the Seychelles has caused great confusion. It triggered an urgent call fir the African Union to appeal to the Republic of the Seychelles to withdraw the candidature
The curtain is lowered on the 59th meeting of the UNWTO Commission for Africa by the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), in Addis Ababa last week. This was the case not only for Africa but also for the ongoing campaign for the election of a new UNWTO Secretary General. The nominee will be nominated
There is a simple formula for UNWTO candidate Alain St. Ange competing for the post of the United Nations World Tourism Organization Secretary General: “Friends of all, enemies of none equals tourism for all” The run for the post of the new Secretary-General for the United Nations World Tourism Organization is in full swing. Candidates
Today is earth day. The event is celebrated in 192 countries around the globe. Professor Jeffrey David Sachs is an American economist and director of The Earth Institute at Columbia University, where he holds the title of University Professor, the highest rank Columbia bestows on its faculty. He is known as one of the world’s leading
On April 19 UNWTO Candidate Walter Mzembi spoke out about his vision for the future of UNWTO, and the future of global tourism. He spoke in Addis Ababa at a reception hosted by the Zimbabwean government on the sideline of the UNWTO’s Commission for Africa meeting. TRANSCRIPT of Dr. Mzembi’s statement: Her Excellency Honourable Hinut
At the just-concluded 59th meeting of the UNWTO Commission for Africa by the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Africa tourism was shining. Ministers from 49 countries attended the event at the legendary Addis Ababa Sheraton Hotel in the Ethiopian capital. Among the participants was Ambassador Madam Dho Young-shim. Madam Dho has devoted 11 years
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 20 April 2017- The African Union Commission Deputy Chairperson H.E Mr Kwesi Quartey has urged Africa to practically demonstrate its unity by putting its support behind the candidates endorsed for positions within the international system. He called on Africa to vote as one united bloc to increase its chances of winning. Mr.