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GHATOF advocates for progress of tourism infrastructure in Ghana


Amusement of Monday, 15 June 2020

Source: GHATOF Secretariat


Emmanuel Frimpong, Executive Secretary of GHATOFEmmanuel Frimpong, Govt Secretary of GHATOF

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The Ghana Tourism Federation (GHATOF) has named on Governing administration to contemplate upgrading Ghana’s tourism infrastructures to appeal to much more worldwide and nearby guests. In accordance to GHATOF, above the yrs, Ghana’s tourism infrastructures have not witnessed important facelift which to a significant extent has weakened makes an attempt manufactured at attracting guests to tourism internet sites throughout the state.

Emmanuel Frimpong, the Govt Secretary of GHATOF, who produced this identified, highlighted, “Due to our lack of servicing lifestyle, most of these infrastructures are in deplorable condition. Quite a few fascinating tourism and attraction web sites are similarly in appalling affliction making them shed their values of attraction.

“We believe that this will assist to bring in more vacationers to patronise our attraction web pages and also empower the private sector to champion particular features of tourism progress. We are even now dependent on the authorities to perform its position.”

Mr Emmanuel Frimpong ongoing that most of the roads leading to the numerous tourist locations were being in terrible point out which has created inner travels very tough, unattractive and caused profits decline to the sector.

He, meanwhile, commended the BUSAC Fund and its growth associates DANIDA and USAID for sponsoring the investigation AND advocacy push.

“It is the hope of GHATOF and its sponsors BUSAC Fund and its growth companions DANIDA and USAID that the notice of the Govt would be drawn to this all vital sector make additional jobs and minimize poverty”.

The Ghana Tourism Federation (GHATOF) over the last few months has embarked on an intensive advocacy programme on several media platforms to explore the point out of tourism infrastructure in the nation.

These advocacy has been produced feasible with the help from BUSAC Fund and its progress partners, DANIDA and USAID.

The Ghana Tourism Federation (GHATOF) is the umbrella overall body of the different non-public trade associations, such as the Ghana Inns Affiliation, Tour Operators Union Affiliation, Ghana Cooks Affiliation, Tourism Society of Ghana, Tour Guides Affiliation of Ghana, and lots of others mandated to advocate the growth and the advancement of the industry as nicely as determine numerous possibilities and worries hindering the development of the industry.

GHATOF, over the a long time has resolved difficulties influencing the field and has structured stakeholder engagements to arrive out with different conclusions impeding tourism enhancement in Ghana.


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