Marina is responsible for the promotion and monitoring of the implementation of the UNWTO Global Code of Ethics for Tourism by both governments and businesses, as a roadmap to promote responsible, sustainable and accessible tourism worldwide.
She is in charge of the cultural and social aspects related to tourism; including gender equality and women’s empowerment, accessibility for persons with disability, human rights, children’s rights and corporate social responsibility.
Marina holds a B.A. degree in Political Sciences and International Relations from the Catholic University of Louvain (Belgium) and a M.A. degree in International Law from the Free University of Brussels. She has received professional training at the European Commission in Brussels prior to joining the Organization in 1984.
Head - Ethics
Culture and Social Responsibility
Palais am Funkturm, ITB Convention Awards