65th Meeting of the UNWTO regional commission for the Americas

65th Meeting of the UNWTO Regional Commission for the Americas

Virtual meeting, 18 June 2020

PROVISIONAL AGENDA

18 June 2020
16:00-16:05
Adoption of the Agenda
16:05-16:15
Communication of the Chairman of the Commission (Jamaica)
H.E. Edmund Bartlett, Minister of Tourism of Jamaica
16:15-17:00
Introductory remarks, presentation on UNWTO Initiatives and Activities in response to COVID-19 Outbreak
H.E. Zurab Pololikashvili, UNWTO Secretary-General
Mr. Alejandro Varela, Deputy Regional Director for the Americas
17:00-18:10
Interaction by the Ministers on policy issues in response to COVID-19
18:10-18:20
Presentation: “Beyond Tourism Innovation Challenge”, an IDB Project with the collaboration of UNWTO
Mrs. Irene Arias, CEO, IDB Lab
18:20-18:30
Presentation: “Green Investments for Sustainable Tourism”, an IFC-UNWTO Project
Ms. Natalia Bayona, Senior Expert on Innovation and Digital Transformation
18:30-18:40
Update on the celebrations of the World Tourism Day
18:40-18:50
Place and date of the 66th meeting of the Regional Commission for the Americas
18:50-19:00
Closing Remarks
H.E. Edmund Bartlett, Minister of Tourism of Jamaica
H.E. Zurab Pololikashvili, UNWTO Secretary-General

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