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09 Apr 18
Messi appointed Ambassador for Responsible Tourism by the World Tourism Organization
“During my travels I have had the opportunity to know other cultures and societies as well as others ways to see the world and this is very enriching. The World Tourism Organization as a specialized...
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04 Apr 18
UNWTO Secretary General meets President of Azerbaijan
The following issues were addressed during the meeting: the 10th Anniversary of the Baku Process, the impressive growth of international arrivals to Azerbaijan which peaked at +20% in 2017; the...
26 Mar 18
UNWTO.TedQual Certification - Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University
The UNWTO.TedQual Programme is pleased to announce that the following Tourism Education programme at the Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University has been awarded the UNWTO.TedQual...
20 Mar 18
Malaysia joins the UNWTO Silk Road Programme
The UNWTO Silk Road Programme welcomes Malaysia, who recently joined the Programme, now comprising 34 Member States. Mr Zurab Pololikashvili, the UNWTO Secretary General, praised its adhesion in his...
06 Mar 18
Media workshop on the coverage of Sustainable Tourism and field mission to the Republic of the Congo
Brazaville hosted a seminar involving 20 African journalists where the different angles of sustainable tourism-related topics was addressed.          A group of...