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Sat 30 Sep 2017 2018 UNWTO Ethics Award - CALL FOR APPLICATIONS - Madrid - Spain

Recent events

Thu 27 Apr 2017 3rd International Congress on Ethics and Tourism: Enhancing the sector's sustainability through shared responsibilities - Krakow - Poland
Thu 09 Mar 2017 32nd meeting of the UNWTO World Tourism Network on Child Protection - Berlin - Germany
Thu 09 Mar 2017 UNWTO Panel on Indigenous Tourism: Promoting equitable partnerships - Berlin - Germany
Wed 08 Mar 2017 ITB 2017 - Berlin - Germany
Wed 18 Jan 2017 FITUR 2017 - Madrid - Spain
Fri 30 Sep 2016 UNWTO Ethics Award - CALL FOR APPLICATIONS - Madrid - Spain

Latest news

Press Release
14 Jul 17
Strong tourism results in the first part of 2017
Destinations worldwide received 369 million international tourists (overnight visitors) in the first four months of the year, 21 million more than in the same months of 2016 (+6%), according to the...
Press Release
14 Jul 17
UNWTO hosts meeting of global leaders on fighting sexual exploitation of children in tourism
Despite international efforts to stop sexual exploitation of children in tourism, abetted by technology, the sheer speed and scale of this crime has, to date, out-paced attempts to respond at the...
Press Release
26 May 17
RENFE expresses its commitment to the UNWTO Global Code of Ethics for Tourism
The Code represents the only international document focused on promoting a more responsible tourism sector. At present, 514 companies and associations from 68 countries have signed the commitment, a...
Press Release
12 May 17
105th UNWTO Executive Council meeting concludes in Madrid
The Executive Council, attended by some 250 representatives from 59 countries, focused on these priorities as well as on the UNWTO programme of work for 2018-2019 and the agenda of the International...
Press Release
12 May 17
UNWTO Executive Council recommends Zurab Pololikashvili for Secretary-General for the period 2018-2021
The candidature of Zurab Pololikashvili was presented by his country, Georgia, in accordance with the UNWTO statutes. The recommendation of the UNWTO Executive Council will be submitted to the...
Press Release
11 May 17
The need for multi-stakeholder cooperation to enhance responsible tourism underlined at the 3rd International Congress on Ethics and Tourism
The Congress, jointly organized by UNWTO and the Ministry of Sport and Tourism of Poland in collaboration with the European Commission is part of the EU project ‘Enhancing the Understanding of...
Press Release
04 May 17
14th UNWTO Awards for Excellence and Innovation in Tourism : Call for applications
Applications for the UNWTO Awards span four categories: Public Policy and Governance; Enterprises; Non-Governmental Organizations, and Research and Technology. Since their creation in 2003, the UNWTO...