Upcoming events

27 November 2017 - 30 November 2017 Global Conference on Jobs and Inclusive Growth: Partnerships for Sustainable Tourism - Montego Bay - Jamaica
1 December 2017 - 23 March 2018 The Value of Human Rights on the Camino de Santiago: harnessing the power of tourism to promote cross-cultural dialogue and achieve the SDGs - Spain
15 January 2018 - 17 January 2018 14th UNWTO Awards Events - Madrid - Spain
30 May 2018 - 1 June 2018 4th UNWTO World Forum on Gastronomy Tourism - Bangkok - Thailand

Latest news

Press Release
06 Nov 17
International tourism on track for a record year
Between January and August 2017, destinations worldwide welcomed 901 million international tourist arrivals (overnight visitors), 56 million more than in the same period of 2016. This corresponds to...
Press Release
27 Sep 17
World Tourism Day 2017 addresses the power of sustainable tourism for development
To advocate the potential of sustainable tourism as a tool for development. This is one of the goals of the World Tourism Day celebrations that are being conducted throughout the world. The Official...
Press Release
26 Sep 17
UNWTO launches a travellers’ competition to promote sustainability
“Every action counts and travellers have a strong role to play in building a more sustainable tourism sector. Imagine the impact of one small action multiplied by millions”, said Taleb Rifai,...