Contributor Profile

Anita Mendiratta

Job TitleFounder & President

Company NameAnita Mendiratta & Associates


Anita Mendiratta, IIPT Ambassador For Peace At Large For Global Relations, is the Founder and President of ANITA MENDIRATTA & Associates, an international consulting firm that she has championed over the past 18 years. With over two decades of global professional working and living experience, Anita’s global hands-on, cross-cultural, cross-industry experience in both public and private sectors has created an innate ability to feel the ‘heartbeat’ of societies – the economic, social, political, cultural and environmental dynamics impacting and inspiring nations facing change, including confronting challenge.Working across diplomatic, governmental and business spheres, Anita is highly sought after as both a strategist & advisor in the areas of national growth, development, and often, recovery. She is honoured to be Special Advisor To The Secretary General of the UNWTO, Strategic Advisor to CNN International in the area of Tourism & Economic Development, as well as a strategic resource to the WORLD BANK, WTTC, IATA and ATAG In Tourism, Aviation and Development

Conference Sessions

  • Peace: The Key to Sustainable Tourism Success

    Tuesday16:00 - 17:005 Nov 2019
    Press Conference Theatre- International Media Centre

    Today, more than ever, there's an urgent need to bring to the fore the role that tourism can - and should - play in the quest for peace. A virtuous circle exist...

    • Language: English
  • Changing the Face of International Development and Dispelling Saviour Behaviour

    Wednesday14:45 - 15:456 Nov 2019
    Middle East & Africa Inspiration Zone

    ‘Sustainability’, it’s the buzz word that everyone is using but what does it actually mean? In an age where behaviour is really starting to change around consum...

    • Language: English