22 June 2018 UNWTO Regional Course in Equatorial Guinea on “Tourism Strategy”
20 June 2018 DISCOUNT on the UNWTO-UOC Master course
8 June 2018 Global philanthropist becomes UNWTO’s first African Ambassador for Responsible Tourism
7 June 2018 Global philanthropist becomes UNWTO’s first African Ambassador for Responsible Tourism
Madrid, Spain, 7 June 2018 –UNWTO’s Secretary-General, Zurab Pololikashvili, named Aliko Dangote an Ambassador for Responsible Tourism in the framework of the 61st Regional Commission meeting for Africa, celebrated in Abuja, Nigeria.
5 June 2018 UNWTO Secretary General Zurab Pololikashvili pays Courtesy Visit to President Muhammadu Buhari of NigeriC
5 June 2018 African Tourism Ministers Stress the Importance of Correct Tourism Measurement for Improved Policy
Madrid, Spain, 5 June 2018 - “Tourism Statistics: A Catalyst for Development”, was the theme of this year’s seminar in the context of the 61st Meeting of the UNWTO Commission for Africa (Abuja, Nigeria, 4-6 June). The meeting included a ministerial dialogue on the importance of tourism statistics under the topic “Better measure, better manage”.
25 May 2018 UNWTO Secretary-General Message on Africa Day 2018
15 May 2018 Press release on Ebola Outbreak by Hon. Najib Balala, Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of tourism and wildlife, Kenya, with a statement by UNWTO Secretary General Mr. Zurab Pololikashvili
12 April 2018 African tourism administrations undersign the Declaration of Kinshasa
Madrid, Spain 11 April 2018 - An intense week of exchange of experiences and capacity building linked to wildlife and biodiversity protection has taken place in Kinshasa, the Democratic Republic of the Congo. A major result of the regional initiative that lies under the framework of the UNWTO/Chimelong Programme on Wildlife and Sustainable Tourism has been the Declaration of Kinshasa that addresses poaching and carbon footprint as major concerns of the sector.
9 April 2018 Messi appointed Ambassador for Responsible Tourism by the World Tourism Organization
Madrid, Spain, 9 April 2018 - Considered by many the best football player of all times, Lionel Messi joins the World Tourism Organization to promote the value of responsible tourism. The UNWTO Secretary-General, Zurab Pololikashvili, appointed Messi as UNWTO Ambassador for Responsible Tourism this Saturday at Camp Nou in Barcelona, after the match F.C. Barcelona – Leganés.