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17 Oct 14
Review of Star-grading System and Accommodation and Restaurant Sector in Côte d’Ivoire
The Government of Côte d’Ivoire approached the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) to provide technical assistance in assessing their overall star grading programme as well as the status of their...
15 Oct 14
Review of Tourism Growth and Development Strategy for Namibia
The Government of Namibia has set itself the target to become one of the most competitive destinations in Sub-Saharan Africa by 2017. In its strive to achieve the goals set by the Government, the...
10 Oct 14
Uganda Launches Tourism Development Master Plan on World Tourism Day
World Tourism Day 2014 took on a special significance this year as Uganda celebrated tourism in the eastern locality of Mbale.Hosted by H.E. the Minister of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities, Mrs....
02 Oct 14
ST-EP Project in Burundi celebrates World Tourism Day at the National Tourism Office
Within the context of the World Tourism Day and complementary to the on-going  ST-EP Project in Burundi,  the UNWTO Volunteer on the ground collaborated with the Ministry of Tourism to help...
29 Sep 14
Press Release
Community Development takes center stage at World Tourism Day 2014
World Tourism Day (WTD) was celebrated this year under the theme “Tourism & Community Development“, highlighting the community dimension as one of the key pillars of sustainable development....

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