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Cultural, heritage tourism to boost rural development

The lack of recognition of Namibia’s cultural and heritage resources is among the major obstacles to rural development in the country.

This is according to the findings of a recently launched report titled ‘National strategy on sustainable heritage tourism development and employment creation opportunities at community level’.

The report was jointly launched by the Ministry of Environment, Forestry and Tourism and the Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture in partnership with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (Unesco).

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