From the Head of the Organization of Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism:
The Accomplishments of the 40th UNWTO Affiliate Members Plenary Session were presented to the President
According to the Miras Arya Reporter, the report highlights the effects and accomplishments of the meeting held from 11 to 13 November in Hamadan.
The event included the opening ceremony, the International Seminar on Harnessing Cultural Tourism through Innovation and Technology, the Board Meeting, two workshops and three specialized panels, as well as an introduction tour to tourist attractions.
According to the report, the Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization, the Deputy-Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization, the Deputy of the Asia-Pacific Region of World Tourism Organization, the chairman of the board of directors of the affiliate members of the World Tourism Organization, senior directors and members of the Board of Directors of the World Tourism Organization, participants from 28 countries, and The 80 members of the World Tourism Organization participated in this event.
“The review of the National Tourism Comprehensive Nation Program and the presentation of proposed strategies for tracking upcoming processes, revising and deploying satellite tourism accounts through the updating of existing studies in Iran and the use of technical advice from the World Tourism Organization, the establishment of a framework for cooperation between the two countries Organization of the World Tourism Organization in the field of nature tourism and rural tourism and holding an international conference in 2020 with the issue hosted by Iran, the promise of the Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization on cooperation and participation in the field of positive illustration of the Islamic Republic of Iran and the removal of the negative image of Iran from international minds are among the most important accomplishments of the event.
The summit will also have an impact on the development of the country’s tourism, as mentioned in this report, providing a variety of backgrounds for economic cooperation between foreign investors and economic activists, in particular Hamadan province, the presence of international tourists as a tool for engagement in service Public diplomacy of the country, the presence of international tourists in Iran despite all the unrealistic ads and images that have been published from our country, the realities of Iran with the presence of active people in the tourism industry, the introduction of Hamadan at national and international level, the tourism startups in the sidelines of the meeting, attended by representatives of foreign countries to introduce utilization of capacities, resources and natural attractions and handicrafts, including the works of Hamadan.