Tag: least developed countries

What is the discussion at the UNWTO / ICAO Ministerial Conference on Tourism and Air Transport?

What is the discussion at the UNWTO / ICAO Ministerial Conference on Tourism and Air Transport?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 28, 2019 06:47 0

A Panel discussion is ongoing and a packed program are planned today for delegates in Sai Island, Cabo Verde attending the First UNWTO/ ICAO Ministerial ... Read More

First UNWTO/ICAO Ministerial Conference on Tourism and Air Transport in Africa

First UNWTO/ICAO Ministerial Conference on Tourism and Air Transport in Africa

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- February 12, 2019 01:15 0

As recalled in the Joint Statement on Aviation and Tourism: Hand in Hand for Sustainability, signed on March 18, 2013, and in the Medellín Statement ... Read More

Maximizing the development potential of tourism

Maximizing the development potential of tourism

editor editor- October 27, 2011 04:41 0

Eight of the world’s Least Developed Countries (LDCs) have begun to assess their tourism development needs and pinpoint relevant funding sources at a workshop held ... Read More

UN agencies commit to make tourism work for development

UN agencies commit to make tourism work for development

editor editor- May 13, 2011 03:00 0

Tourism is one of the top three sources of export earnings for nearly half of the Least Developed Countries (LDCs) and is a priority sector ... Read More

World Tourism Organization supports tourism to uplift poor countries

World Tourism Organization supports tourism to uplift poor countries

editor editor- May 13, 2011 02:39 0

The potential of tourism in contributing to lift people out of poverty is increasingly acknowledged and is supported by the growing relevance of the sector ... Read More

UN: Half of world’s poorest countries can escape poverty by 2020

UN: Half of world’s poorest countries can escape poverty by 2020

editor editor- March 30, 2011 03:19 0

Half the world’s 48 least developed countries (LDCs) can “graduate” out of their impoverished status within 10 years if they benefit from better targeted development ... Read More

Hundreds of tourists kicked out of Taj Mahal

Hundreds of tourists kicked out of Taj Mahal

editor editor- February 21, 2011 04:33 0

Hundreds of tourists were forced to vacate Taj Mahal on Saturday as ministers from over 30 least developed countries (LDCs) of Africa and Asia Pacific ... Read More

Istanbul forum offers chance to recommit to helping poorest nations

Istanbul forum offers chance to recommit to helping poorest nations

editor editor- January 12, 2011 04:55 0

The forthcoming conference on the world’s least developed countries provides an opportunity for the international community to recommit to helping these vulnerable States achieve economic ... Read More

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