Events

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...
17 Sep 14
Press Release
First UNWTO International Congress on Tourism and Pilgrimages explores the link between tourism and spiritual routes
With this backdrop, the First International Congress on Tourism and Pilgrimages to take place in Santiago de Compostela, Spain, on 17-20 September 2014, aims to highlight the positive contributions...
15 Sep 14
Press Release
International tourism up by 5% in the first half of the year
Growth was strongest in the Americas (+6%) followed by Asia and the Pacific and Europe (both at +5%). By subregion, South Asia and Northern Europe (both +8%) were the best performers, together with...
04 Aug 14
Press Release
UNWTO Awards 2014 – Open for Applications
The Awards recognize innovative tourism initiatives and contributions to the sector, in line with the principles of the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism. Since its inception in 2003, the UNWTO...
21 Jul 14
Press Release
International tourism: strong peak season anticipated
Destinations worldwide received some 317 million international tourists (overnight visitors) between January and April 2014, 14 million more than in the same period of 2013. This 5% growth...