UNWTO activities at FITUR 2018

UNWTO activities at FITUR 2018

The Tourism Investment and Business Forum for Africa (INVESTOUR), an annual event jointly organised by UNWTO, FITUR and Casa África, will gather nearly 30 ministers of tourism from the region to debate the opportunities that the sector can offer to the continent.

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Milestone Himalayan Travel Mart Kicks off Today

Milestone Himalayan Travel Mart Kicks off Today

TT Correspondence, Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) will hold its first International Himalayan Travel Mart this year from June 1-4. The four day event will be held at Hotel Soaltee with 230 participants from over 50 countries expected to attend. This event will draw international travel bloggers, travel buyers and sellers together to promote and establish Nepal as the Gateway to the Himalayas.

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105th UNWTO Executive Council meeting concludes in Madrid

105th UNWTO Executive Council meeting concludes in Madrid

Madrid, Spain, hosted the 105th meeting of the Executive Council of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) between 11 and 12 May. The Meeting focused on current trends and challenges facing the tourism sector and on the three priorities of the Organization – safe, secure and seamless travel; the impact of technology in the tourism sector and sustainabily.

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3rd International Congress on Ethics and Tourism to be held in Poland

3rd International Congress on Ethics and Tourism to be held in Poland

Coinciding with the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development to be celebrated throughout 2017, the third International Congress on Ethics and Tourism will be held in Poland, on 27-28 April 2017. Organized by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) in collaboration with the European Commission (EC) and the Government of Poland, the event will focus on the shared responsibility of all stakeholders in promoting a more sustainable tourism sector.

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