Press Release


UNWTO Executive Council recommends Zurab Pololikashvili for Secretary-General for the period 2018-2021

PR No.: 
PR 17064
12 May 17

The 105th session of the UNWTO Executive Council, meeting in Madrid, Spain, on 12 May 2017, recommended Zurab Pololikashvili, Ambassador of Georgia in Spain, as a nominee for the post of Secretary-General for the four-year-period starting January 2018.

The candidature of Zurab Pololikashvili was presented by his country, Georgia, in accordance with the UNWTO statutes.

The recommendation of the UNWTO Executive Council will be submitted to the upcoming 22nd UNWTO General Assembly for ratification (11-16 September 2017, Chengdu, China).

Note for Editors

Resume of Ambassador Zurab Pololikashvili

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