In recognition of International Workers’ Day celebrated today, Gloria Guevara, President & CEO, WTTC stated, “On International Workers’ Day, the World Travel & Tourism Council commends our sector’s global workforce of 319 million people who each help to sustain our vibrant industry. We celebrate their outstanding commitment and dedication to this dynamic sector.
“As an industry, we are immensely proud of all the high-quality jobs and opportunities that we can offer to so many people across the globe; today, we are prouder still of the enormous contributions that these individuals make.
“Labourers of all skill levels and backgrounds are instrumental to travel, working tirelessly to connect tourists with destinations, to keep us all safe, to protect the rich natural habitats that we love to explore, and provide us with the most treasured memories.
“Today, we thank and celebrate Travel & Tourism workers everywhere for your efforts, energy and care.”
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