The Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA) has launched the 2nd version of the Females in Tourism Summit in Accra.
The event which is slated for June 27 is in partnership with the Females in Tourism secretariat and African Tourism Partners.
Themed, ‘Empowering females in Ghana’s tourism business,’ the summit sought to encourage the financial empowerment of females in tourism by way of partnerships with vital stakeholders across the overall vacation, tourism and hospitality value chain as effectively as completely transform the tourism overall economy to grow to be a basic pillar in nation creating.
Globally, tourism is currently being leveraged in Ghana to mitigate gender inequality, and the Ghana Tourism Authority aims to generate girls empowerment in Ghana especially in tourism development by means of the Women in Tourism Summit.
The summit is an possibility for women working throughout the complete tourism worth chain to meet their counterparts, share expertise and learn from each individual other. It also seeks to transform the tourism overall economy to come to be a basic pillar in advancing the position of gals tourism business people, professionals and leaders.
Speakers for the principal occasion contain the Hon. Barbara Oteng-Gyasi, Minister for Tourism, Arts and Society Mr. Akwasi Agyeman CEO of the Ghana Tourism Authority Stella Fubara-Obinwa, Africa Regional Supervisor- Dubai Tourism Assia Riccio-Smith, Founder-Evolvin’ Women of all ages Dubai Mr. Kwakye Donkor, CEO Africa Tourism Partners, DR. Eric Ntiamoah Mensah, President CPF Healthcare Unit Stella Apenteng, Handling Director, APSTAR Tours Adoma Peprah, State Manager, Visa Ghana Thenjiwe Morule, Head Profits and Marketing IBCD- Vacation, South Africa Elizabeth Tay, Group Direct , Genie Intel LTD.
The Females in Tourism Summit will deliver together females sport-changers, mission-driven businesses and individuals, specialists, and leaders in tourism to community and study more about difficulties relating to funding, branding, networking, operating of firms and leadership across the whole tourism value chain.