10 April 201714 April, 2017, the capacity-building Workshop for young people on the World Cultural Heritage and the development of tourism in Kazakhstan will be held in Almaty. The organizers of this event are the UNESCO Cluster Office in Almaty with the support of the United Nations Information Office.
The UN General Assembly proclaimed 2017 the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development "to improve mutual understanding among peoples around the world, to spread knowledge about the rich heritage of various civilizations, to ensure respect for the imperishable values of various cultures and thereby to strengthen world peace."
Students of the "Tourism" faculty will be able to listen to the Workshop on the topic: "Cultural heritage and sustainable tourism: geocultural branding as a new approach to the development of a tourist cluster". Speaker of this Workshop is a candidate of historical sciences, Deputy Chairman of the National Committee of the World Heritage of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Mr. Dmitry Voyakin.