Taleb Rifai re-elected as UNWTO Secretary-General

Mr Rifai, an enthusiastic supporter of the youth and student travel community was re-elected at the 20th Session of the UN World Tourism Organization’s biennial General Assembly held last week at Victoria Falls, Zambia/Zimbabwe. In recent years Mr Rifai’s appearance as been a highlight of the programme of the World Youth & Student Travel Conference […]

WYSTC 2013 Welcomes U.S. Government Official for Talks on US Cultural Exchange Programmes

WYSE Travel Confederation is pleased to announce the attendance of Robin Lerner, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Private Sector Exchange at the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs at this year’s edition of WYSTC. Confirming WYSTC’s status as a major global forum for discussing the future of cultural exchange programmes in the U.S., […]