Date: 28 November 2016 12:46
Baku, November 28, AZERTAC
A delegation of Azerbaijan led by deputy minister of the ministry of culture and tourism Nazim Samadov is on a visit in Bulgaria to take part at the International Congress on World Civilizations and Creative Tourism in Sofia on November 29 – December 1.
The Congress will address how tourism can bring to life world civilizations through the collaboration with creative industries, which encompasses architecture, design, arts, technology, science, among others.
The Congress will be an excellent platform and unique opportunity for public and private tourism stakeholders to present and share views, experiences and good practices in developing strategies that encourage and facilitate new and innovative forms of cultural tourism.
The aim of the Congress is to discuss how cooperation and partnerships between tourism and creative industries can play a significant role in safeguarding and promoting tangible and intangible heritage, as well as in generating socio-economic benefits for all stakeholders.
Jointly organized by the Ministry of Tourism of Bulgaria and the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), the Congress will bring together Ministers of Tourism and other public and private tourism stakeholders as well as internationally recognized professionals within creative industries, experts, and scientists linked to the tourism industry, including related to world civilizations.