Alternate Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura represented Greece in the 18th World Economic Forum Leaders WIL Women held in Dubai, under the auspices of the UAE’s Ministry of Economy.
Kountoura referred to the role of women in leadership positions in economic, business, political and social activity. She also referred to the high performance of Greek tourism and the strategy for strengthening the competitiveness of the Greek the tourist product, and analyzed the policies and operational activities over the last two years to protect tourism from external factors and international developments.
The 18th Global Women in Leadership (WIL) Economic Forum was attended by more than 500 business leaders, institutional representatives and policy makers in order to discuss and cooperate in developing policies for the economic empowerment of women. Kountoura also gave interviews to media in the United Arab Emirates for the promotion of Greece as an attractive holiday destination and an area of investments.