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24 Jan 18
Innovation and training on the agenda of UNWTO Secretary-General visit to Portugal
The Secretary-General praised Portugal for focusing its tourism strategy on people, and stressed that its good tourism results are a consequence of strong policies and solid public/private sector...
Press Release
15 Jan 18
2017 International Tourism Results: the highest in seven years
Based on data reported by destinations around the world, it is estimated that international tourist arrivals (overnight visitors) worldwide increased 7% in 2017. This is well above the sustained and...
08 Jan 18
UNWTO.TedQual Certification - University of Ljubljana
The UNWTO.TedQual Programme is pleased to announce that the following Tourism Education programmes at the University of Ljubljana have obtained the renewal of the UNWTO.TedQual Certification:...
Press Release
15 Dec 17
UNWTO International Network of Sustainable Tourism Observatories annual meeting discusses how to measure tourism impacts at local level
The event started with an Observatory Mentoring Breakfast, in which INSTO Members shared experiences with interested destinations. It was followed by two days of experience sharing on regular...