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Former Tourism Destination and Experience Development Component Leader Maysa Shahateet
Maysa Shahateet is the former tourism destination and experience development component leader on the USAID-funded Jordan Building Economic Sustainability through Tourism Project.
by Maysa Shahateet
The tourism industry plays a pivotal role in global economies. Today, tourism is the largest employer and generator of foreign exchange — this is especially vital for the economic growth of developing countries that strive to attract visitors from all around the world to explore their cultural and natural treasures. However, the importance of tourism…