Signing Ceremonies

Mr. Marek Harbuľák, President of the Slovak Tourism Association, signed the Private Sector Commitment to the Global Code of Ethics during the Official Visit of the Secretary-General to Slovakia, in Bratislava, Slovakia, on 29 October 2014.

Mr. Marek Harbuľák, President of the Slovak Tourism Association, with UNWTO Secretary-General Mr. Taleb Rifai at the Signing Ceremony of the Private Sector Commitment to the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism, Bratislava, 29 October 2014.

Mr. Richard Mortimore, CEO of Reed Exhibitions UK, signed the Private Sector Commitment to the Global Code of Ethics during the World Travel Market 2014, in London, United Kingdom, on 3 November 2014.

Mr. Richard Mortimore, CEO of Reed Exhibitions UK, signing the Private Sector Commitment to the Global Code of Ethics for Tourismin the presence of UNWTO Secretary-General Mr. Taleb Rifai and Baroness Morris of Bolton, OBE, DL, London, 3 November 2014.

Eight associations from Argentina, Croatia, Finland, Malaysia, Slovakia, Slovenia and Sweden, signed the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism during the 2nd Summit of Presidents of Travel Agencies Associations, held in Zagreb, Croatia, on 6 November 2014.

Signatories to the Private Sector Commitment to the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism with UNWTO Secretary-General Mr. Taleb Rifai in Zagreb on 6 November 2014.

On the occasion of the China International Tourism Forumten Chinese companies signed the Private Sector Commitment to the Global Code of Ethics, in Shanghai, China, on 14 November 2014.

Chinese companies signing the Private Sector Commitment to the Global Code of Ethics for Tourismin Shanghai on 14 November 2014.

Fourteen Argentine associations signed the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism during the Closing of the working session of the Argentine Chamber of Toursimheld in San Carlos de Bariloche, on 4 December 2014.

Argentine signatories to the Private Sector Commitment to the Global Code of Ethics for Tourismin Bariloche on 4 December 2014.

See also the video of the signing 

Mr. Martin Buck, Director of Travel & Logistics ITB Berlin, signed the Private Sector Commitment to the Global Code of Ethics during ITB Berlin 2015, in Berlin, Germany, on 6 March 2015. 

UNWTO Secretary-General Mr. Taleb Rifai with Ms. Rika Jean-François, ITB CSR Commissioner, and Mr. Martin Buck, Director of Travel & Logistics ITB Berlin, at the signing ceremony of the Private Sector Commitment to the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism, Berlin, Germany, 6 March 2015. 

Twelve Guatemalan associations signed the Private Sector commitment to the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism during the Official visit of the UNWTO Secretary-General on 17 March 2015. 

Guatemalan signatories of the Private Sector Commitment to the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism in Guatemala City, 17 March 2015.

On 20 March 2015, twelve Honduran associations signed the Private Sector commitment to the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism during the Official visit of the Secretary-General. 

Honduran signatories of the Private Sector Commitment to the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism in Tegucigalpa, 20 March 2015.

During the 58th meeting of the UNWTO Regional Commission for the Americas, held in Port-au-Prince on 20 May 2015ten Haitian companies signed the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism. 

Haitian signatories of the Private Sector Commitment to the Global Code of Ethics for Tourismon 20 May 2015.

Five Maldivian companies and associations signed the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism during the 27th CAP-CSA joint meeting and the UNWTO Regional Ministerial Conference, held in the Maldives on 3 June 2015. 

Maldivian signatories of the Private Sector Commitment to the Global Code of Ethics for Tourismon 3 June 2015.

Mr. Juan Molas Marcellas, President of Confederación Española de Hoteles y Alojamientos Turísticos (CEHAT), signed the Private Sector Commitment to the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism, at the UNWTO Headquarters in Madrid, Spain, on 7 July 2015. 

Signing ceremony of the Private Sector Commitment to the Global Code of Ethics for Tourismon 7 July 2015 at the UNWTO Headquarters.

 

On 3 August 2015, four tourism companies and associations from the Czech Republic signed the Private Sector Commitment to the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism, during the Official visit of the UNWTO Secretary-General.

Czech signatories of the Private Sector Commitment to the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism in Prague, 3 August 2015.

Eight Turkish companies and associations signed the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism during the 6th T.20 Tourism Ministers' Meeting, held in Antalya on 29 September 2015. 

Signatories of the Private Sector Commitment to the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism, in Antalya, Turkey, on 29 September 2015.

Six non-profit companies and four associations from France, Belgium, Italy, Portugal, United Kingdom, Brazil, Canada and Hungary, signed the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism during the 8th European Tourism For All Forum, held in Albufeira, Portugal, on 22 October 2015.

Signatories to the Private Sector Commitment to the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism with Mr. Márcio Favilla Luca de Paula, UNWTO Executive Director for Operational Programs and Institutional Relationsand Mr. Jean Marc Mignon, ISTO President and member of the World Committee on Tourism Ethics, in Albufeira on 22 October 2015.

Ms. Susanne Kraus-Winkler, President of HOTREC, the European association of hotels, restaurants and cafes signed the Private Sector Commitment to the Global Code of Ethics during the 71st HOTREC General Assembly, in The Hague,The Netherlands, on 5 November 2015.

Ms. Susanne Kraus-Winkler, President of HOTREC signing the Private Sector Commitment to the Global Code of Ethics for Tourismin the presence of Mr. Taleb Rifai, UNWTO Secretary-General , in The Hague, 5 November 2015.