Whereas Tourism has become a major contributor to the economicgrowth of Ghana;And Whereas identified associations in the Ghana tourism industry findit expedient to come together and establish an apex organisation tocollate information and articulate the concerns of the practitioners inthe industry and thus influence tourism policy development andgrowth;And Whereas it is deemed necessary to give the apex body a framework of administration to ensure the proper and effective organisation andrunning of the body;Now Therefore in pursuance of this vision, this declaration is herebymade;
ARTICLE 1: NAME:
1.1 The name of the Apex body shall be Ghana Tourism Federation, andit shall adopt GHATOF as its acronym.1.2 The Motto of GHATOF shall be ‘PARTNERSHIP IN SERVICE TOTOURISM’1.3
GHATOF is incorporated under the Companies Code, 1963 as aCompany Limited by Guarantee with Registration number G.-----1.4 The Logo of GHATOF has the picture of a castle superimposed on ashield flanked by an antelope and a traditional drummer. Above allthese is the National Flag of the Republic of Ghana, and below theentire arrangement is a banner inscribed with the name of GHATOF.
ARTICLE 2: SEAL OF GHATOF