Princess Dana Firas wins Arab Heritage Award for 2018

Her Royal Princess Dana Firas, the United Nations of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Goodwill Ambassador and the President of the Petra National Trust, has won the Arab Heritage Personal Award for 2018.

This came as the Secretary-General of the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Zurab Pololikashvili, on Saturday announced at the Berlin International Tourism Fair the names of the winners of the 10th Oscar Awards for Tourism Media.

Princess Dana’s title is considered as the most prominent of all awards. She is the first Arab and Jordanian figure who has been selected for this prize.

Taleb Rifai, the UNWTO former secretary general, also won the Tourism Personality of the Year award.

More than 1.5 million people took part in voting to select the winners of the Oscar Awards for Tourism Media , while 187 figures from 14 Arab countries competed for these awards.

Source: Jordan News Agency