Nagaland Tourism Association (N.T.A) will be jointly celebrating World Tourism Day 2009 with Department of Tourism on September 27 on the global theme ‘Tourism: Celebrating Diversity’ at Hotel Japfu, Kohima at 4 pm.
Parliamentary secretary tourism Yitachu will exhort the gathering. Hotel Japfu is also co-sponsoring the programme.
Prior to the World Tourism Day, NTA and tourism department will organize a social work on September 26 at 10 am Naga Heritage Village, Kisama, at 10 am and at 11 am. Handicraft Competition and an Extempore Speech Competition by students of Colleges & Hr. Sec. Schools within Kohima are organized jointly by N.T.A & Tourism Department. The objective of the competition in respect to handicraft is to identify the talented craftsperson and promote their products, whilst for Extempore Competition it is to create awareness through participation, and develop interest among the students community, as Tourism had the potential for a bright future career option for many upcoming students.