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Wed 19 Nov 2014 First UNWTO Conference on Accessible Tourism in Europe - San Marino - San Marino
Wed 17 Sep 2014 1st UNWTO International Congress on Tourism & Pilgrimages - Santiago de Compostela - Spain

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19 Nov 14
News
First UNWTO Conference on Accessible Tourism in Europe
In recognition of the importance of universal accessibility in tourism, which is related not only to the respect for human rights, but also to considerable economic opportunities that Tourism for All...
29 Oct 14
Press Release
UNWTO/WTM Ministers’ Summit to address the links between tourism and mega events
Tourism and mega-events are closely interlinked in today’s globalized society. Many of those attending mega events are tourists. In turn, these events have a direct impact on tourism destinations,...
28 Oct 14
Press Release
First UNWTO Conference on Accessible Tourism in Europe: accessibility in heritage cities
Facilitating travel for persons with disabilities is a vital element of any responsible and sustainable tourism development policy. Universal accessibility in tourism is not only related to respect...
28 Oct 14
Press Release
UNWTO commends Japan’s tourism commitment
International tourism in Japan rebounded strongly following the impact of the Tohoku earthquake in 2011. In 2013, international tourists to Japan increased by 24% to reach more than 10 million for...
24 Oct 14
Press Release
UN Day: Celebrating the UN Charter while recalling existing challenges
In his official message on the occasion of UN Day, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon underlined: “The United Nations is needed more than ever at this time of multiple crises. (…) At this critical...