The unjustified advancement of the date as well as the impossibility for lots of Ministers of Tourist to take a trip to Madrid, moves the depiction of the participant states to their ambassadors in the political election of the next Assistant General for the World Tourist Company (UNWTO). With UNWTO headquartered in Madrid, Spain, this favors the present Secretary General, considering that not all nations have a resident ambassador in Spain, so those that are already in Spain start the ballot with an unreasonable hefty lead.
The post-pandemic healing strategies in Latin America have some pillars. Amongst them the recovery of tourist. This is a worldwide trouble because of the air transport crisis. It would certainly be illusory to assume that it can be resolved with bilateral actions. An important duty can be played by the UNWTO (World Tourist Organization) established in 1974 and to which 19 Latin American countries signed up with from the get go.
This company gets on the eve of electing its Secretary General. The role that the company will certainly play in the post-pandemic globe healing calls for that s/he be an individual of terrific trustworthiness and also eminence.
The pandemic has not permitted the procedure to be adhered to with due attention, but there are some components that federal governments leading the battle versus misuse as well as corruption can not neglect.
An adjustment of the selecting schedule, initially justified by the scheduled day for the important FITUR Fair in Madrid, has actually been preserved despite the pandemic having created that Fair’s post ponement up until May. This, analyzed by several as intended to exclude the discussion of strong alternative candidateships, has not prevented a little Gulf State– Bahrain– from presenting one that has currently had some assistance in 2 of the 5 Latin American nation members of the Exec Council of the UNWTO.
The unjustified advancement of the date and also the impossibility for lots of Ministers of Tourist to take a trip to Madrid, would certainly move the depiction of the participant mentions to their ambassadors. This favors the current Secretary General, since not all countries have a resident ambassador in Spain and also personal partnerships can lead by secret tally to share votes in comparison to the indicators and also main positions of the represented country.
Enduring by the current Secretary General the choice to vote in January has actually been criticized in an open letter by the last two General Assistants of the UNWTO. The unusualness of an intervention of this nature, even in diplomatically right language, is definitive proof of the seriousness of the case.
The existing Assistant General’s campaign has been criticized with better weight due to the uncommon nature of the trouble as well as with the complaint of having actually utilized institutional opportunities of the company for his project, preferentially visiting the member countries of the UNWTO Executive Council and making use of these careful sees for promises as well as dedications in case of re-election.
Latin America holds the presidency of the Council through Chile, a country with among the best customs of being rejected of corruption and 2nd on the checklist of the perception of corruption on the continent. Such a picture can not be polluted as rumors recommend that it has obtained substantial assurances.
Latin America has an essential minority from the geographical location of the different prospect. Its maximum expression has been on several events even the greatest magistracy in the country. This may provide compassion for the candidateship of HE Mai Al Khalifa, however it is not a political requirement.
What it is, is to affirm the need for this consultation to be clear, cool, and absolutely regarding behaviors that may influence the picture not only of an organization however of the United Nations system. The last couple of years have actually been difficult for the United Nations both at the level of the UN itself and also of companies such as UNESCO and the WHO.
There is no requirement for a rash political election to include another company to that listing, as well as time would likewise enable the gratitude of the eventual structure of the criticisms pointed out. This ought to likewise remain in the rate of interest of the outbound Secretary General.
Latin America has actually always been really cohesive in the UNWTO as can be seen from the instances of shared political election of its depictive participants in the Executive Council. It can play an important role in this selection, as well as it remains in its passion not to be a passive bystander. This holds true for the participant nations of the Executive Council along with for those that currently are not.
The World Tourism Network asked for Modesty in the UNWTO Elections as well as its project has acquired around the world support.