Solving Global Tourism Challenges through the Global Tourism
Resilience & Crisis Management Centre

Solving Global Tourism Challenges through the Global Tourism
Resilience & Crisis Management Centre

Message from the
co-chair of the Board

Minister the Honourable Edmund Bartlett, CD, MP,
Minister of Tourism for Jamaica

The need for the creation of a global tourism resilience initiative was one of the major outcomes of the Global Conference on Jobs and Inclusive Growth: Partnerships for Sustainable Tourism under the  esteemed partnership of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), the Government of Jamaica, the World Bank Group and the Inter-American Development Bank(IDB) We have continued the charge in developing this much-needed initiative in the form of the Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre ... read more

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