UNWTO

  • GLOBAL TOURISM PLASTICS INITIATIVE Aims to reduce pollution caused by tourism

    The Global Tourism Plastics Initiative is ground-breaking and ambitious in its goals. It aims to reduce the amount of plastic pollution caused by the tourism sector. To achieve this vision, tourism companies and destinations will be required to make a set of concrete and actionable commitments by 2025, including...
  • 2019 STATISTICS International tourist arrivals reach 1.1 billion

    Tourist arrivals to worldwide destinations reached 1.1 billion in the nine months ending September, the United Nations World Tourism Organization(UNWTO) said in a report. Latest results of the UNWTO World Tourism barometer showed the January to September figure is 43 million higher than tourists arrivals in the same period...
  • NEW TOOLS Google partners with World Tourism Organization

    Fostering knowledge, education and growth in tourism, is at the centre of a partnership announced between Google and the World Tourism Organization. Google will support UNWTO members in addressing the new digital trends and transformation challenges faced by tourism and needed by the sector, to fully harness its development...