The Jeddah Historic District Program proudly assumes the role of a Gold Sponsor in the upcoming Second Saudi Tourism Forum 2024, scheduled to take place at the Riyadh International Convention & Exhibition Center from January 22-24.
This strategic involvement, the program’s second appearance at the forum, aligns with its commitment to showcasing and promoting Jeddah’s rich historical and cultural heritage as a premier tourist destination.With an anticipated attendance of over 400 entities from the tourism sector, the Jeddah Historic District Program aims to contribute significantly to the main symposium. Central to its presentation is the program’s holistic strategy for community development, emphasizing initiatives designed to meet the needs and aspirations of residents.
Through these community-driven projects, the program seeks to enhance the quality of life in the area, positioning it as an attractive and sustainable destination for both living and investment.The overarching goal of the Second Saudi Tourism Forum is to advance tourism in the Kingdom, serving as a pivotal platform for government entities and the private sector to showcase Saudi Arabia’s diverse tourism destinations and services.
This collaborative event fosters networking opportunities and facilitates agreement-making, aligning with the ambitious Vision 2030 objectives. These objectives prioritize strengthening the Saudi private sector, cultivating a vibrant society, and fostering a prosperous economy through diversification and investment, with a particular emphasis on tourism as a cornerstone of this visionary plan.Established in 2018 under the Ministry of Culture, the Jeddah Historic District Program plays a pivotal role in the regeneration of the Historic Jeddah area, diligently safeguarding its cultural heritage.
In adherence to UNESCO requirements and global standards, the program oversees the restoration of both tangible and intangible cultural elements within the Historic Jeddah area. Through a series of projects outlined in the master plan, the program strives to elevate the living environment and transform the Historic Jeddah area into a dynamic hub for business ventures and cultural projects. End