Wednesday, 9 August 2017

Tourism Ministry Honors Graduates Of The Empowerment Of Youth In Travel And Tourism

The Ministry of Tourism, United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and Amadeus East Africa have honored 20 graduates of the Empowerment of Youth in Travel and Tourism Pilot Program at a ceremony held at the Utalii Hotel, Nairobi. 

Amadeus, UNWTO and the Ministry of Tourism of Kenya rolled-out the program in November, 2016 with the key objective of providing youth and women of underprivileged communities with access to employment and entrepreneurship opportunities in travel and tourism. 
The graduation ceremony brought together Hotel/Tour firm Managers, Parastatal chiefs, Senior Officials of Government Agencies and Tourism stakeholders.