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28 Jun 16
Press Release
Quality Management key for the competitiveness of tourism destinations
In that regard, participants to the conference called for an integrated approach to quality management as a priority in long-term strategic planning of Destination Management Organizations (DMOs...
28 Jun 16
Press Release
UNWTO strongly condemns attack at the Istanbul Ataturk Airport
"On behalf of the entire international tourism community, UNWTO conveys its heartfelt condolences to the families and friends of the victims and expresses its full solidarity with the people and the...
23 Jun 16
Press Release
UNWTO to support Ukraine’s tourism development
The Conference discussed the impact of technology on destination branding as well as the evolving roles of National Tourism Organizations (NTOs) and Destination Management Organizations (DMOs) in...
16 Jun 16
Press Release
UNWTO and the World Committee on Tourism Ethics launch the UNWTO Ethics Award
The UNWTO Ethics Award, geared to recognize the engagement of tourism enterprises in promoting and implementing the principles of the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism, is open to all tourism...
15 Jun 16
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UNWTO and the Government of The Netherlands partner to foster religious tourism
The agreement was signed by UNWTO Secretary-General, Taleb Rifai, and the Ambassador of The Netherlands to Spain, Matthijs Van Bonzel at UNWTO Headquarters, coinciding with the European Ambassadors...
14 Jun 16
Press Release
UNWTO and Astana EXPO 2017 partner to promote sustainable tourism
Besides supporting the international visibility of the Fair which will take place in Astana next year, the Memorandum of Understanding undersigned between both parties includes the dissemination of...
13 Jun 16
Press Release
UNWTO strongly condemns the attack in Orlando
"On the behalf of the international tourism community, UNWTO conveys its heartfelt condolences to the families and friends of the victims and expresses its full solidarity with the people and the...