Dear colleagues, partners and friends,
After four insightful Regional Policy Dialogues, we present the final UNDP Future Tourism Regional Dialogue. This time, the conversation will focus on “Building an inclusive and sustainable tourism future”. The recording of previous Regional Dialogues I to IV is available here.
Tuesday 29 June 2021, 9.00 am (AST)
This virtual event will be broadcasted live on UWItv at www.uwitv.org as well as UNDP Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean Facebook page. Additionally, we invite you to join the UNDP’s SparkBlue Discussion Forum.
Moderated by Riad Meddeb, UNDP Senior Principal Advisor for Small Island Developing States, we will hear three key experts on the tourism sector presenting sustainable solutions for the future of tourism:
- Karolin Troubetzkoy, Executive Director, Marketing & Operations, Anse Chastanet & Jade Mountain Resort
- Seleni Matus, Executive Director, International Institute of Tourism Studies, George Washington University
- Maria Fowell, Senior Technical Specialist Tourism, Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS)
After the sustainable solutions are introduced, we will hear the views of representatives from two financial institutions:
- European Union (EU) – Floris Vermeulen, Local Representative, Southern and Eastern Caribbean, European Investment Bank (EIB)
- Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) – Marisol Inurritegui, Natural Resources Sector Specialists, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
Although this event will be broadcasted online, registration will allow us to provide further information to the attendees. It will only take two minutes and will automatically send you a reminder of the event. Please, use this link to register.
Looking forward to seeing all of you in our final Regional Dialogue!