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Jordan takes part in 48th UNWTO meeting on tourism

Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Nayef Al-Fayez
Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Nayef Al-Fayez. (Photo: Jordan News)
AMMAN — Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Nayef Al-Fayez on Monday participated in the 48th UNWTO Regional Commission for the Middle East and the "Tourism Awareness and Human Capacity Building: Towards A Sustainable Tourism Society" conference, according to the Jordan News Agency, Petra.اضافة اعلان

During the two-day meeting, held in Cairo, the regional committee, which enjoys high-level representation from ministers in member states, government officials, key stakeholders in the tourism sector, and international organizations, discussed the "Middle East tourism sector’s recovery policy from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic".

The conference will discuss adjusting the tourism output education to labor market needs, developing skills and behavior of workers and stakeholders in the tourism sector, examining the output of tourism education curricula, and raising awareness about tourism among children and students.

The conference will also discuss raising awareness among communities surrounding tourist areas, taking into account the new tourism trends, and focusing on maintaining sustainability and combining best experiences and practices in this field.


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