November 28, 2004

Third Global Summit on Peace Through Tourism


Hold the dates for the 3rd Global Summit on Peace through Tourism to be held at the award winning Royal Cliff Beach Resort and Conference Center, Pattaya, Thailand, October 2-5, 2005. The Summit will again bring together leaders of the travel and tourism industry from around the world as well as leaders from the areas of Culture, Sport, Environment and Sustainable Development.

The 3rd Global Summit builds on the foundations of previous Summits in Amman, Jordan, November 2000, under the Patronage of His Majesty King Abdullah II; and Geneva, Switzerland, February 2003, under the Patronage of Her Majesty Queen Rania.

The Summit will continue International Institute for Peace through Tourism ís focus on the Role of Tourism in Poverty Reduction as well as other areas including Tourism and the Environment, Social and Cultural Dimensions of Tourism, and Security for Travel Destinations, the Role of Tourism, Culture and Sport in Healing the Wounds of Conflict, Community Capacity Building, Micro-Financing for Community Tourism, Philanthropic and Volunteer Tourism and more.


The 3rd IIPT African Conference on Peace through Tourism will be held at the Hotel InterContinental Lusaka, Lusaka, Zambia, February 6-11, 2005 under the patronage of His Excellency Levy Mwanawasa, President of Zambia, who will open the Conference.

The Conference is being organized by the International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPT) in partnership with the Africa Travel Association (ATA), and hosted by the Ministry of Tourism, Environment and Natural Resources, Zambia.


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