PTDC for active public participation in world tourism day celebrations


Staff Reporter

Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation has underlined the need for active participation of the public in World Tourism Day activities, falling on September 27.
“This year, the theme of World Tourism Day is ‘Tourism and Jobs; Better Future for all’ and the PTDC is planning to gather tourism experts from public and private sectors at one platform to discuss the strategies for job creations through tourism promotion in the country,” an official source told.
The United Nation World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) commemorates the World Tourism Day every year on September, 27 worldwide to create awareness among the global community about the potential of tourism sector.
The official said the corporation was planning outdoor activities for the purpose and engaging public on social media to get their input for the celebration of this day. The purpose of public inclusion in preparations of the festivity was to create awareness among people about the importance of tourism industry, he added.
The official said people were taking keen interest and giving valuable input in that regard.