National Tourism Conference under the theme "Hospitality Tajikistan –Country of Tourism"
On 29 September 2014, dedicated to the World Tourism Day and the 20th Anniversary of the Republic of Tajikistan’s Constitution Day, the Committee of Youth Affairs, Sports and Tourism under the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan in cooperation with international partners and the Dushanbe Serena Hotel organized the National Tourism Conference under the theme "Hospitality Tajikistan –Country of Tourism " and a well-received handicraft fair.
The Conference was attended by a wide range of representatives from relevant ministries and authorities of the country, international organizations, the diplomatic corps, and the tourism private sector of the country.
The Chairman of the Committee of Youth Affairs, Sports and Tourism opened the Conference by discussing tourism issues and especially providing information about the potential of tourism resources in Tajikistan.
In addition, he expressed his opinion on how to improve the quality of service compared to previous years. In his speech he gave concrete recommendations and proposals for the preparation of skilled specialists to work in the tourism sector.
The Conference also covered a variety of related topics, such as the possibilities of tourism development in mountainous areas, the importance of the development of Community Based Tourism, the longtime role of GIZ Tajikistan in the development of tourism in Tajikistan.