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6 March 2018 Media workshop on the coverage of Sustainable Tourism and field mission to the Republic of the Congo
6 March 2018 Outcomes of the UNWTO/Chimelong Programme
5 March 2018 UNWTO/Chimelong Initiative on Wildlife and Tourism launches Media Award
Madrid, Spain, 3 March 2018 - “To engage the media and to recognize the work of journalists in the coverage of wildlife and sustainable tourism.” This is the ultimate goal of the Media Award announced by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) on the occassion of Wildlife Day celebrated on 3 March. The UNWTO/Chimelong Initiative aims to promote the value of tourism for wildlife conservation and includes also training to tourism administrations and to media on the theme.
1 March 2018 Indonesia opens its doors to 169 countries
23 February 2018 UNWTO Secretary-General joins annual Asia Pacific Ambassador's Meeting
The annual event gives regional ambassadors to Spain an opportunity to network and learn more about UNWTO´s activities both globally and in the Asia Pacific Region.
20 February 2018 UNWTO.TedQual Certification - City University of Macau
8 February 2018 International Workshop on Pakistan Tourism
7 February 2018 UNWTO and Ministry Of Tourism & Sports Of Thailand Release 'Tourism Stories - Thailand Edition' In Honour Of Late King
30 January 2018 Workshop in Bangladesh on Sustainable Tourism and Wildlife
29 January 2018 UNWTO/Chimelong Initiative trains public officials in Bangladesh on Wildlife and Sustainable Tourism
30 officials from different ministries of Bangladesh have participated in a workshop to enhance their knowledge and share good practices on Sustainable Tourism and Wildlife. The activity takes place under the framework of the UNWTO/Chimelong Initiative on wildlife and sustainable tourism, which is being implemented between 2017 and 2018.