Zurab Pololikashvili re-elected Secretary General of UNWTO

  • Georgian Zurab Pololikashvili was initially confirmed the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) Secretary Generalback in 2017. Photo: Zurab Popolikashvili/Twitter

Agenda.ge, 19 Jan 2021 - 22:09, Tbilisi,Georgia

Georgian Zurab Pololikashvili has been re-elected Secretary General of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) for four a year tenure.

Pololikashvili who first became the UNWTO Secretary General in 2017 has thanked everyone for support.

Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Gakharia and Foreign Minister David Zalkaliani have congratulated Pololikashvili on Twitter.

PM Gakharia wrote:

FM Zalkaliani has also tweeted:

Addressing the Executive Council in Madrid, Pololikashvili said 'together, we have laid the foundations for tourism’s recovery'.

"As we move into 2021, let us keep working closely to make our sector a leading generator of opportunities across the globe", he stated.