News

13 October 2017 The Republic of Mauritius receives the UNWTO/WTTC Open Letter on Travel and Tourism AIR MAURITIUS celebrates 50TH Years and joins the Travel.Enjoy.Respect Campaign
13 October 2017 UNWTO Secretary-General’s official visits to the Democratic Republic of Congo, Botswana and Mali
13 October 2017 UNWTO supports Seychelles in the development of its Tourism Satellite Account (TSA)
13 October 2017 Official visits by African Ministers and Ambassadors to UNWTO Headquarters
13 October 2017 Mauritius: “Assises du Tourisme 2017”
12 October 2017 The UNWTO Sub-regional Capacity Building Course on “Tourism Marketing: from Product to Experience” was inaugurated in Accra
6 October 2017 Austrian Development Cooperation ITH Scholarships for Developing Countries, 2018
27 September 2017 World Tourism Day 2017 addresses the power of sustainable tourism for development
Celebrated worldwide since 1980, World Tourism Day is commemorated on 27 September. This year, the Official Celebrations are held in Doha, the capital city of Qatar. 
26 September 2017 Capacity Building Course on Tourism Marketing: from Product to Experience
26 September 2017 UNWTO launches a travellers’ competition to promote sustainability
With the aim of promoting responsible travel, the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has launched a travellers’ competition ahead of World Tourism Day. The initiative is part of the ‘Travel.Enjoy.Respect’ campaign taking place within the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development 2017. A one-month trip across the world visiting sustainable tourism initiatives is the prize that will be awarded to the winner of the competition.