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Travel and tourism recovery: a perspective for South Asia and lessons for other regions in the age of COVID-19

What's next for travel and tourism in South Asia in the post-COVID era? Image: REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

Ritwija Darbari

Community Specialist, Business Engagement, India and South Asia, World Economic Forum

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The India Gate memorial was closed for visitors amid measures for coronavirus prevention in New Delhi, India, in March 2020. Image: REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Closed tourists and locals beach hotels which tourists used to visit are seen, after an island-wide daytime curfew has been lifted to restart the country's economic activities following an almost two-months of lockdown amid concerns about the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-18), in Colombo, Sri Lanka May 28, 2020. Picture taken May 28, 2020. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte - RC292H90L6VR
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A view of deserted Patan Durbar Square, a UNESCO world heritage site, after the government implemented restrictions on transport and gatherings as part of safety measures against the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Lalitpur, Nepal August 20, 2020. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar - RC2QHI9U27E3
Patan Durbar Square, a UNESCO world heritage site, after the government implemented COVID-19 restrictions in Lalitpur, Nepal, August 2020. Image: REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

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