Working Group on SDGs Support

Working Groups serve as a starting point to bring together Affiliate Members who share interests in specific sectors of tourism and encourage the exchange of expertise.

The Working Group on SDGs Support is led by Affiliate Member Hostelling International and is in an initaitive aimed at aligning efforts within Affiliate Members to actively support UNWTO’s vision for tourism and the SDGs in the future.

Main aims and objectives:

  • Enhance understanding of the SDGs by building awareness and support among the Affiliate Members and increasing collaboration amongst the members of the Working Group 
  • Ensure the SDGs are prominently positioned within the Affiliate Members Department Programme of Work
  • Exchange knowledge and insights regarding the SDGs and understand and identify future challenges and opportunities
  • Work to enrich the resources upon SDGs topic with contributions from the private and not-for-profit sectors

Join the Working Group

Participation is open to UNWTO Member States, Associate Members and Affiliate Members. Interested entities are kindly asked to send a formal request to