Zim/Zam alliance truimphs for UNWTO 2013

Zambia and Zimbabwe have won the bid to co-host the United Nations World Tourism Organiation General Assembly to be held in 2013.

The 19th Session of the UNWTO unanimously agreed that Zambia and Zimbabwe cohost the World event.
Speaking during the session, secretary-general of UNWTO Mr Taleb Rifai said that in the spirit of rotating the hosting of the event, members unanimously agreed to allow Zambia and Zimbabwe to host the 2013 event.bringing a major tourism spotlight onto Southern Africa.