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Tue 19 May 2015 58th meeting of the UNWTO Regional Commission for the Americas - Port-au-Prince - Haiti

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06 Nov 14
Press Release
Harnessing the Power of One Billion Tourists for a Sustainable Future
A new international programme that aims to catalyze a shift to more sustainable tourism over the next decade was launched at the World Travel Market in London this week. The Sustainable Tourism...
06 Nov 14
Press Release
Punta del Este 365 – UNWTO launches first prototype to overcome seasonality
Seasonality is a major challenge for many tourism destinations worldwide due to the major impacts it has on their economic, environmental and socio-cultural structures. In order to support...
05 Nov 14
Press Release
UNWTO & WTM Ministers’ Summit: the legacy imperative of mega events
The impact of public exposure during international events, coupled with investments in infrastructure, represents one of the key long-term potentials of mega events. This was the key message coming...
03 Nov 14
Press Release
Paraguay commits to fostering development through tourism
“Paraguay commits to continue strengthening tourism, a sector that contributes to improve the quality of life of our people”, said the acting President of Paraguay, H.E. Vice President Juan Eudes...
30 Oct 14
Press Release
International tourism shows continued strength
International tourists (overnight visitors) travelling the world between January and August 2014 reached 781 million, 36 million more than in the same period of 2013. With a 5% increase,...