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Tourism and COVID-19


Tourism is the backbone of many developing world economies, and the sector is being drastically affected by COVID-19. How can countries weather and recover from this crisis? What lessons can we take from the past


Belise Kariza
Chief Tourism Officer, Rwanda Development Board
Zoritsa Urosevic
Director, Institutional Relations and Partnerships Department, Special Representative to the United Nations in Geneva - World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)
Anna Spenceley
Chair of IUCN WCPA Tourism and Protected Areas Specialist Group and Board Member of the Global Sustainable Tourism Council


Brendan Vickers
Adviser and Head of Section in the International Trade Policy Section, Commonwealth Secretariat