Participants addressed topics ranging from the role of technology in achieving sustainable development to linking the whole tourism value chain to gastronomy.
The new report ÔEuropean Union Tourism TrendsÕ, prepared by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) in cooperation with the European Commission, underscores tourismÕs major social and economic benefits for 28 countries comprising the European Union (EU). @UNWTO
The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) joined the Ministers of Tourism of the G20 economies meeting in Buenos Aires in calling upon the G20 leaders to consider including tourism in their Agenda for its capacity to create more and better jobs. @UNWTO
An intense week of exchange of experiences and capacity building linked to wildlife and biodiversity protection has taken place in Kinshasa, the Democratic Republic of the Congo. A major result of the regional initiative that lies under the framework of the UNWTO/Chimelong Initiative on Wildlife Conservation and Sustainable Tourism has been the Declaration of Kinshasa. @UNWTO
Spain is expected to replace the US as the worldÕs second-biggest tourism destination, while France has retained the top spot, the Madrid based UN World Tourism Organization said on Monday. @UNWTO
The International Tourism Partnership is delighted to announce its status as Friend to the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development.
Australia is on target to reach its target of AU$115 billion in overnight spend in tourism by 2020, led by a high performing hotel sector averaging occupancies close to 70 per cent year round.
The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) has announced the departure of David Scowsill, President and CEO, after six years at the helm of the organization. During his tenure as the third President in the 26 year history of WTTC, he has taken the organisation to new heights, championing the private sector views in high level governmental discussions and promoting the sustainable growth of TravelÊand Tourism.
The 3rd Condé Nast Traveller Luxury Travel Fair will take place on March 22 in one of Moscow’s most historic and iconic buildings, the Metropol Hotel.