UTB, Kiwanda to showcase Uganda at world tourism fair in Berlin.
As the country moves to show the world what it can offer, the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) is set to showcase Uganda at the ITB Berlin Tourism Trade Fair.
The two-day event starting Wednesday, March 6 to March 8, 2019, at Messe in Berlin is the world’s leading travel trade show for every international expert in the tourism industry.
The 30-member Ugandan team comprising of tour operators, UTB officials, and officials from the Uganda Wildlife Authority that left the country today, March 5, is led by the State Minister for Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities, Hon. Godfrey Kiwanda. Minister Kiwanda is a high-level tourism enthusiast and promoter the country prides in.
Tourism is currently Uganda’s leading foreign exchange earner, bringing in in excess of $1.45 billion (which is 23.5% of the total trade fairs) annually.