Coming up: The 11th Annual Presidential Forum on Africa Tourism

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The Africa Travel Association, a division of Corporate Council on Africa, and NYU Africa House


The 11th Annual Presidential Forum on African Tourism

The 11th Annual Forum on Africa Tourism will bring together tourism leaders from across Africa to spotlight the importance on innovation, entrepreneurship, and technology in impacting tourism growth.

The following Ministers and senior statesmen will be in attendance to speak about tourism developments in their respective countries and regions:

?Hon. Walter Mzembi, Minister of Tourism, Republic of Zimbabwe; Chairperson of the United Nations World Tourism Organization Commission for Africa (UNWTO) (CAF)
Hon. Najib Balala, Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Tourism, Republic of Kenya
Hon. Nina Walet Intalou, Minister of Handicrafts and Tourism, Republic of Mali
Hon. Tommy Nambahu, Deputy Minister of Environment and Tourism, Republic of Namibia
Hon. Sidi Yahya Tunis, Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs, Republic of Sierra Leone

Following the forum program, NYU Music and Social Change Lab will host a session on ‘Music and Tourism in Africa’. We’ve also just added an Entrepreneurs’ Spotlight featuring Jide Ehimika of Noirbnb and Cherae Robinson of Tastemakers Africa!!

See the full forum program!