Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has been appointed Global Ambassador for Tourism and Sustainable Development Goals.
According to an announcement of the Ministry of Tourism released today, the Letter of the designation will be officially handed over to Samdech Techo Hun Sen by Professor Dr. Anton Caragea, Executive President of Parliamentary Assembly for the Implementation of Sustainable Development Goals, on Saturday this week at the Peace Palace, Phnom Penh on the fringes of 2017 World Tourism Awards.
This important title was conferred upon the Cambodian premier by the European Council on Tourism and Trade, European Tourism Academy and the Parliamentary Assembly for Sustainable Development Goals in recognition of a life time effort promoting sustainable development, inclusive and supportive tourism and in order to harness his abilities and knowledge for the benefit of world-wide growth, employment, and development agenda 2030 of the United Nations.
The Global Ambassadors for Tourism and Sustainable Development Goals are leaders and prominent personalities who have committed to promote the role and contribution of tourism in the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the 2030 Agenda.
Source: Agency Kampuchea Press