Press Release


UNWTO deeply saddened by the devastating earthquake in Mexico

PR No.: 
PR 17106
21 Sep 17

The World Tourism Organization expresses its heartfelt condolences to the families and friends of all those affected by the earthquake in Mexico.

“Today the whole tourism community is with Mexico and its people. We stand ready to support Mexico and its people in this difficult moment” said UNWTO Secretary-General Taleb Rifai.

“A top world tourism destination, Mexico City, will surely continue to welcome all of us as always” added Rifai.

Contacts:

UNWTO Media Officer Rut Gomez Sobrino

Tel: (+34) 91 567 81 60 / rgomez@unwto.org

UNWTO Communications & Publications Programme

Tel: (+34) 91 567 8100 / Fax: +34 91 567 8218 / comm@UNWTO.org