UNWTO Algarve Forum: last chance to submit your paper!

April 2011

The UNWTO Forum on Tourism and Science: Bridging theory and practice invites all the Knowledge Network members and any individual with research and know-how expertise to submit papers for presentation at the Forum on 1-3 June in Vilamoura (Portugal).

The research and technical papers to be submitted must be in relation with the three main issues to be tackled at the Forum:
A. Development and Competitiveness
B. Climate Change and Sustainability
C. Governance and Tourism Policy

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UNWTO Knowledge Network Members introduce the 2011 TEFI World Congress

February 2011

The Tourism Education Futures Initiative is supported by UNWTO Knowledge Network members: University of Zagreb, Faculty of Economics and Business, Croatia, University of Hawaii, USA, University of

Queensland, Australia, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, School of Hotel and Tourism Management and Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi, Milano, Italy.

FEHGRA shares its ideas on the rational use of energy with the UNWTO Knowledge Network

February 2011

FEHGRA (Federación Empresaria Hotelera Gastronómica de la República Argentina) is an organization aiming to promote a continuous improvement in the sustainable management of tourism-related business in Argentina. The institution has been an active member of the UNWTO Knowledge Network since its inception in September 2010.

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Official introduction of the UNWTO Knowledge Network

January 2011

After months of exchanges and planning with public and private sector leaders, the UNWTO Knowledge Network was officially presented to its members and the public at FITUR (Madrid, Spain) on 19th January 2011.