Příspěvek označen jako: "UNWTO"

Tourism’s Carbon Emissions Measured in Landmark Report Launched At COP25

Tourism’s Carbon Emissions Measured in Landmark Report Launched At COP25

Transport-related emissions from tourism are expected to account for 5.3% of all man-made CO2 emissions by 2030, up from 5% in 2016, a landmark new report from the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the International Transport Forum (ITF) shows. At […]

WTM London 2019 sees Increase in Industry Leaders

WTM London 2019 sees Increase in Industry Leaders

WTM London 2019 – the event where ideas arrive – saw a 77% increase in ministerial attendance as well as a higher quality of WTM Buyers’ Club Members. It confirms WTM London as the place for senior travel professionals to […]

54% Female: How tourism is leasing the way in gender equality

54% Female: How tourism is leasing the way in gender equality

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), in collaboration with UN Women, The German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ), World Bank Group and Amadeus, has launched the long-awaited second edition of the Global Report on Women in Tourism. The publication highlights the […]

WTM Ministers Summit hears how modern tech can help rural traditions

WTM Ministers Summit hears how modern tech can help rural traditions

Major global brands such as Google and Mastercard can help farmers, shopkeepers and restaurateurs to boost rural tourism, delegates heard yesterday at WTM London – the event where ideas arrive. Entrepreneurs and corporate leaders at the UNWTO & WTM Ministers’ […]

United States of America Moves Closer to World Tourism Organization With Landmark Meeting   

United States of America Moves Closer to World Tourism Organization With Landmark Meeting  

A high-level delegation from the United States Department of State has met with head of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) as the country moves closer to rejoining the United Nations specialized agency for tourism. Assistant Secretary of State for International […]

The World Tourism Organization and Globalia launch the 2nd Global Tourism Start-up Competition

The World Tourism Organization and Globalia launch the 2nd Global Tourism Start-up Competition

The initiative has received backing from partners such as Telefónica, Amadeus, Intu and Distrito Digital Valencia. Proposals from around the world will begin arriving 13 September at Wakalua, Globalia’s tourism innovation hub. The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has joined Globalia, […]

Tourism: A Global Force For Growth And Development – UNWTO Executive Council meets in Baku

Tourism: A Global Force For Growth And Development – UNWTO Executive Council meets in Baku

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has met in Baku, Azerbaijan, for the 110th Session of its Executive Council (16-18 June). At the meeting, Member States endorsed the Organization’s progress and future plans, as outlined Secretary-General Zurab Pololikashvili, and warmly welcomed […]

European Tourism Ministers meet in Croatia to Advance Development, Innovation and Partnerships

European Tourism Ministers meet in Croatia to Advance Development, Innovation and Partnerships

Innovation, partnerships and managing rising tourist numbers have been top of the agenda at the 64th Meeting of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Regional Commission for Europe, held in Zagreb, Croatia this week (27-30 May).  Croatia was unanimously chosen to […]

New UNWTO Report on Gastronomy Tourism: The Case of Japan

New UNWTO Report on Gastronomy Tourism: The Case of Japan

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), the Japan Travel and Tourism Association (JTTA) and Gurunavi have released the new UNWTO Report on Gastronomy Tourism: The Case of Japan. The publication includes 18 different case studies of successful gastronomy tourism in Japan. […]

UNWTO Secretary-General on official visit to Italy, Deepening Partnership

UNWTO Secretary-General on official visit to Italy, Deepening Partnership

The Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Zurab Pololikashvili, has arrived in Rome to begin a first visit to Italy as head of the specialized agency of the United Nations.     During the three-day trip, he will meet […]