Upcoming events

Mon 14 Dec 2015 4th Global Summit on City Tourism - Marrakesh - Morocco
Wed 02 Mar 2016 9th World Congress on Snow and Mountain Tourism - Sant Julia de Loria - Andorra

Recent events

Wed 14 Oct 2015 2nd Euro-Asian Mountain Resorts Conference - Ulsan - Republic of Korea
Mon 22 Jun 2015 2nd Conference on Destination Management in the Mediterranean - Budva - Montenegro
Tue 09 Dec 2014 3rd Global Summit on City Tourism - Barcelona - Spain
Wed 09 Apr 2014 8th World Congress on Snow and Mountain Tourism - La Massana - Andorra
Tue 08 Oct 2013 First Euro-Asian Ski Resorts Conference - Almaty - Kazakhstan
Thu 19 Sep 2013 2nd UNWTO Global Summit on City Tourism - Moscow - Russia

Latest news

24 Sep 15
Press Release
World Tourism Day: Celebrating the billion opportunities brought about by the tourism sector
In this regard, the UN Secretary General, Ban Ki Moon states in his message on the occasion of World Tourism Day “let us work together to maximize the immense potential of tourism to drive inclusive...
27 May 15
Press Release
UNWTO Conference to address quality in Mediterranean destinations
The Mediterranean is one of the most visited tourism regions in the world, accounting for one in three international tourist arrivals worldwide, over a quarter of total international tourism receipts...
15 Apr 15
Press Release
Exports from international tourism rise to US$ 1.5 trillion in 2014
Receipts from international visitors spending on accommodation, food and drink, entertainment, shopping and other services and goods reached an estimated US$ 1,245 billion (euro 937 billion) in 2014...
03 Mar 15
Press Release
The Travel and Technological Revolutions: UNWTO Secretary-General at ITB 2015
Speaking at the opening of ITB Berlin, UNWTO Secretary-General Taleb Rifai underscored how the travel and the technological revolutions are shaping our society and how technology is changing the...
27 Jan 15
Press Release
Over 1.1 billion tourists travelled abroad in 2014
The number of international tourists (overnight visitors) reached 1,138 million in 2014, 51 million more than in 2013. With an increase of 4.7%, this is the fifth consecutive year of above average...