Tourism Ressortchef (umgangssprachlich) Najib Balala of Kenya plus Tourism Minister Maurice Loustau-Lalanne associated with Seychelles met at ITB within Berlin. Kenya and Seychelles are in what is considered the East Africa area, and both are known travel and leisure destinations.
The two places are well connected by Kenya Airways. The particular friendly ties between Seychelles plus Kenya date way back. Historically, numerous Seychellois traveled to Mombasa plus Nairobi for work when the island destinations were still a British nest, and to date many Kenyans associated with Seychellois origin still like Kenya and work there.
Present also at the meeting had been Alain St . Ange, the former Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism, Civil Modern aviation, Ports and Marine, who is right now the Seychelles candidate for the submit of Secretary General of the Un World Tourism Organization (UNWTO).
St . Ange is well known in the wonderful world of tourism. He comes from the personal sector before being appointed in order to lead the islands’ Tourism Plank as its CEO and later hired Minister.
His lengthy private-sector experience keeps him touching the tourism industry at large that was displayed by the number of endorsements he or she is accumulating since he threw call him by his name in as a candidate for SG of the UNWTO.
Seychelles has Europe as their main travel and leisure source markets and this keeps Ressortchef (umgangssprachlich) St . Ange very close to Europe, and he remains a defender associated with tourism of Europe as he will for tourism worldwide. “ Travel and leisure in Europe needs to be defended. Europe as tourism destinations in their personal rights, as they are tourism supply markets for the world. The new SG of the UNWTO will need to be the facilitator for each and every tourism minister to assist safeguard safety labels and in therefore doing protect tourism and flights. This we can deliver by including ministers of internal affairs, the particular press, ICAO, and airport regulators, etc . This will be a mission for me personally if I take over from Taleb Rifai, ” said St . Ange who have remains a defender of women’ s rights, LGBT groups, individuals with disabilities, children’ s rights, plus who says that respect of individuals immaterial of color, creed, religious beliefs, politics and sexual preferences should and will be on his agenda at the UNWTO if he makes it at the Might elections..