Recent events

Mon 23 Mar 2015 UNWTO Capacity Building Course on eMarketing, Harare, Zimbabwe, 23 to 27 March 2015 - Harare - Zimbabwe
Wed 11 Mar 2015 The Atlantic Initiative for Tourism 2015 Conference - Rabat - Morocco
Thu 29 Jan 2015 1st UNWTO Conference on Shopping Tourism - Madrid - Spain
Thu 29 Jan 2015 VI Tourism Investment and Business Forum for Africa (INVESTOUR) - Madrid - Spain
Wed 28 Jan 2015 FITUR 2015 - Madrid - Spain
Fri 17 Oct 2014 African Ambassadors' Lunch, 17 October 2014 - Madrid - Spain

Latest news

29 Apr 15
Press Release
UNWTO expresses its full support for Kenyan tourism
In solidarity with Kenya and its people, and on behalf of the international tourism community, UNWTO Secretary-General Taleb Rifai visited the country to highlight the economic importance of the...
16 Apr 15
Press Release
Global Travel & Tourism leaders set landmark agenda for growth
Launched at the World Travel & Tourism Council Global Summit in Madrid “Powering Travel & Tourism into the Next Decade: An Agenda for Growth and Development”, is a landmark manifesto setting...
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...
13 Apr 15
Ethiopia - Hotel Classification Project
On Thursday 9 April 2015, the UNWTO team of experts carried out the first group of inspections as part of the activities of the World Bank-funded project for Implementation of the Hotel...
04 Apr 15
Press Release
UNWTO strongly condemns the attack on the Garissa University College
“I am appalled by this atrocious act of violence on innocent people. Our thoughts at this tragic moment are with the families and friends of the victims and the people of Kenya” said UNWTO Secretary-...