On building the world's most sustainable modern town. "Kalu Yala, which means "sacred village" in the indigenous Kuna language, comprises two entities — a development company and an increasingly hands-on internship program — that work closely with local villages, support locally owned businesses and responsibly tap into the area's natural resources."
"We are honoured to be joined by Kofi Annan at the WTTC Global Summit in Hainan, China, this April. His perspective on bringing peace to some of the world's most unstable regions will be invaluable to us and echo the ambition of the Global Summit - to look beyond the economic contribution of our industry to its role as a force for social good around the world."
WTTC has researched the proportion of taxation paid by the industry in the USA, compared to other sectors and the findings show that the US travel industry is taxed at a higher rate than other sectors.