Sayari Dunia Sustainable Tourism Foundation (SDSTF), a climate action and sustainable tourism organisation in collaboration with the Ogun State Government Ministry of Culture and Tourism have announced the dates for the 3rd edition of Africa Tourism Day.
The 3-day event with the theme “Mobilizing Climate Finance for Sustainable Tourism Development and Decent Jobs” will hold from the 14th to the 16th December, 2022 in the beautiful heritage city of Abeokuta.
Africa Tourism Day Conference and Expo which was rescheduled from November 24th to the 26th to December 14th to 16th for plausible reasons, is a climate action and sustinable tourism event featuring 3 days of green, tourism, and trade conference and exhibition.
The event focusses on financing climate resilient sustainable tourism development and climate smart green jobs and opportunities towards a low carbon economy in Africa’s transition to net zero.
Africa Tourism Day Conference and Expo 2022 will also celebrate a continent of 1.3 billion people and their creative energies, 3,000 tribes, 55 countries with the largest, youth demography in the world.
A continent with a long, intriguing history of some of the world’s most phenomenal kingdoms, empires, and civilizations adorned with amazing natural and cultural wonders and diversities, with millions of species of flora and fauna; some of the world’s longest rivers, largest forests, and biggest lakes, and deserts.
The Ogun State Government, the Ogun State Ministry of Culture and Tourism, Sayari Dunia Sustainable Tourism Foundation, the non- profit arm of Desigo Tourism Development, the company which launched the initiative in 2020, and FM Company Ltd, hereby invites youths and youth groups, women and women groups and associations, culture and heritage afficionados, conservationists, green entrpreneurs, sustainability enthusiasts, and thought leaders, public and private sector actors, industry stakeholders in the tourism and hospitality value chain and the expanded tourism eco system, to meet at the convergence of Africans, Friends of Africa and the Diaspora at the AFRICA TOURISM DAY CONFERENCE & EXPO, ABEOKUTA 2022 first in-person edition.