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26 February 2018 World Tourism Day 2017 Sustainable Tourism a tool for development
26 February 2018 Agence de Promotion Touristique du Mali - APTM - Bulletin d’information de l’APTM
26 February 2018 Lancement des jalons d’une large coopération dans le domaine touristique
23 February 2018 Official working visit of Hon.Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information and Culture of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to UNWTO, Friday 16 February 2018
Official working visit of Hon.Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information and Culture of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to UNWTO, Friday 16 February 2018
16 February 2018 Supporting tourism development in Africa through better measurement
  In an effort to better measure tourism growth and development in Africa, UNWTO signed a Cooperation Agreement with the Nigeria Tourism Development Corporation for the Strengthening of the National Tourism Statistical System of Nigeria and the Development of a Tourism Satellite Account.
9 February 2018 How we are transferring knowledge and skills through our people and technology: Amadeus IT Group
24 January 2018 UNWTO implements the last two seminars of its series of training on tourism and biodiversity in West and Central Africa
18 January 2018 Brand Africa and biodiversity focus of the 9th edition of INVESTOUR
Nearly 30 African Tourism ministers convened at INVESTOUR to debate and exchange experiences on the development of the sector in the continent. This unique Tourism Investment and Business Forum for Africa is jointly organized by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Casa Africa and FITUR.
15 January 2018 2017 International Tourism Results: the highest in seven years
International tourist arrivals grew by a remarkable 7% in 2017 to reach a total of 1,322 million, according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. This strong momentum is expected to continue in 2018 at a rate of 4%-5%.
14 December 2017 Southern and Mediterranean Europe, North Africa and the Middle East drive tourism growth through October 2017
UNWTO World Tourism Barometer Destinations around the world welcomed 1.1 billion international tourists between January and October 2017, according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. This represents a 7% increase on the same period of last year, or 70 million more international arrivals. Strong demand for international tourism across world regions reflects the global economic upswing.