2019 Africa Tourism Leadership Forum is scheduled to take place from 27-29 August

Travel And Tour World | August 01, 2019

In more than a month, continental representatives of the tourism and hospital sector will congregate on the International Convention Centre at Durban for the 2nd annual African Tourism Leadership Forum. Scheduled from 27-29 August 2019, the Forum will be organized under the theme,Stimulating intra-Africa travel through thought leadership.Brought to you by South Africa’s KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Government, and African Tourism Partners, the event will organize 30 famous global industry experts, speakers, business leaders, ministers, policy makers, and over 300 delegates from over 30 countries.

Spotlight

Prior to the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, global tourism
had experienced a 10-year period of continuous growth
fueled by the expansion of the global economy and the
emergence of new tourism outflow markets in Asia, the
Middle East and Africa. Despite the headwinds from
geopolitical and trade tensions, the slowing of economic
growth as well as the collapse of Thomas Cook and certain
European low-cost carriers, international tourist arrivals and
receipts showed growth in 2019

Spotlight

Prior to the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, global tourism
had experienced a 10-year period of continuous growth
fueled by the expansion of the global economy and the
emergence of new tourism outflow markets in Asia, the
Middle East and Africa. Despite the headwinds from
geopolitical and trade tensions, the slowing of economic
growth as well as the collapse of Thomas Cook and certain
European low-cost carriers, international tourist arrivals and
receipts showed growth in 2019

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