News

29 June 2016 Programme de l’OMT et de RETOSA sur les statistiques et le compte satellite du tourisme : le renforcement des capacités en Afrique australe
29 June 2016 NEPAD and UNWTO signs a Memorandum of Understanding
27 June 2016 UNWTO.TedQual Certification: Quality Assurance for Tourism Education, Training and Research Programmes
27 June 2016 UNWTO Technical Assistance on Hotel Classification on the Rise in Africa
27 June 2016 The ST-EP Foundation and the Korean Tourism Organization (KTO) support UNWTO projects in Africa
20 April 2016 African tourism ministers convene in Côte d’Ivoire
Over three days (19-21 April) high-level tourism representatives from African countries, including 18 tourism ministers1, are convening in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, to discuss the challenges of the sector and the priorities for the programme of work of UNWTO in the African continent. The event is held in parallel with the Sustainable Tourism Conference of the 10 YFP, focused on ‘Accelerating the Shift towards Sustainable Consumption and Production Patterns’.    
13 March 2016 UNWTO strongly condemns attack in Grand Bassam, Côte d’Ivoire
On behalf of the international tourism community, UNWTO strongly condemns the attack at a hotel in the town of Grand Bassam, in Côte d’Ivoire and conveys its heartfelt sympathy to the families of the victims.
24 February 2016 58th Meeting of the UNWTO Regional Commission for Africa and the 10YFP Sustainable Tourism Conference & Symposium on Accelerating the Shift towards Sustainable Consumption and Production Patterns (SCP), Abidjan Côte D´Ivoire, 19-21 April 2016
24 February 2016 Sustainable Tourism Development Strategy and Master Plan for the Republic of Congo
24 February 2016 Des femmes guides de safaris au gîte de Chobe Game (Botswana)