0939: Malawian President Joyce Banda had just arrived at the Victoria Falls International Airport and was welcomed by VP Joice Mujuru, outgoing tourism minister Walter Mzembi and other senior government officials.
0940: President Banda was on her way to Elephant Hills Hotel. She joined the other delegates at the UNWTO General Assembly.
1037: In a brief interview with journalists President Banda said she was there in her capacity as Chairperson of SADC. She congratulated Zimbabwe and Zambia on co-hosting the event saying that the UNWTO event is a success for the SADC Community.
1058: Vice President Joice Mujuru; Malawian President Joyce Banda and Ministerial delegates were locked in a closed Ministerial Roundtable session at the Elephant Hills Hotel.
1238: The Ministerial Round Table meeting ended
1242: The media were awaiting to be briefed on the outcome of the outcome of the Ministerial Roundtable
1530: Malawian President Joyce Banda told the Ministerial Round table that SADC is committed to the idea of a uni-visa.
1531: The first plenary session of the UNWTO 20th General Assembly began.
1532: Outgoing Tourism Minister Walter Mzembi presently gave his welcoming remarks to delegates gathered for the first plenary session
1904: The first plenary session ended
Date: 26 August 2013