Upcoming events

Tue 01 Dec 2015 UNWTO Conference on Talent Development and Education in Tourism - Bilbao - Spain
Mon 18 Jan 2016 UNWTO Awards Forum - Madrid - Spain
Wed 20 Jan 2016 12th UNWTO Awards for Excellence and Innovation in Tourism - Madrid - Spain
Wed 20 Jan 2016 FITUR 2016 - Madrid - Spain

Recent events

Sun 13 Sep 2015 UNWTO Special Session with the UNWTO Ulysses Laureates - Medellín - Colombia
Fri 11 Sep 2015 UNWTO Forum on Talent Development in Tourism: Investing in Youth - Medellín - Colombia
Fri 11 Sep 2015 General Assembly - Twenty-first session: Side Events - Medellín - Colombia
Wed 28 Jan 2015 11th UNWTO Awards for Excellence and Innovation in Tourism - Ceremony & Gala Dinner - Madrid - Spain
Wed 28 Jan 2015 FITUR 2015 - Madrid - Spain
Tue 27 Jan 2015 UNWTO Awards Symposium - Madrid - Spain

Latest news

12 Nov 15
Press Release
UNWTO and Griffith Institute for Tourism launch Global Report on Public-Private Partnerships in tourism
Through a wide range of case-studies, the UNWTO Global Report on Public-Private Partnerships: Tourism Development, provides a solid evidence base for the importance of effective PPPs in tourism,...
02 Nov 15
Press Release
UNWTO and the European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) partner to foster inclusive and sustainable tourism
The inclusion of youth in the tourism sector through training and employment opportunities, resource and energy efficiency, and capacity building for SMEs are among the key areas covered by the...
29 Oct 15
Press Release
International tourist arrivals up 4% driven by strong results in Europe
Europe, the world’s most visited regional destination, recorded a robust 5% increase in international tourist arrivals, the highest across all regions and a notable result for a rather mature region...
01 Oct 15
Press Release
UNWTO welcomes the G20 Tourism Ministers’ commitment to promote more and better jobs
Recalling that tourism is one of the most dynamic and resilient economic sectors, Ministers of Tourism committed to maximize the potential the sector has to generate jobs, particularly for women and...
24 Sep 15
Press Release
World Tourism Day: Celebrating the billion opportunities brought about by the tourism sector
In this regard, the UN Secretary General, Ban Ki Moon states in his message on the occasion of World Tourism Day “let us work together to maximize the immense potential of tourism to drive inclusive...