UNWTO Call for Papers - World Tourism Day


25 March 2013 - 27 September 2013


On the occasion of World Tourism Day (WTD) 2013 to be celebrated under the theme Tourism and Water- Protecting Our Common, UNWTO is pleased to inform that it has opened a call for papers on the theme “Tourism and Water”. Contributions should stress the importance of water planning for sustainable management and green growth in the tourism sector. The selected essays will be announced as part of the official WTD celebrations, including a special press release to be disseminated through the UNWTO website and networks.

The World Tourism Day (WTD) is held every year on September 27, a day dedicated among the international community to highlight the importance of tourism and its social, cultural, political and economic value. This year´s WTD will be held in Maldives under the theme Tourism and Water- Protecting Our Common Future, in support of the United Nations International Year of Water Cooperation.


For more information please contact std@unwto.org