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25 Sep 17
The UNWTO international course in Argentina on “Gastronomy as a tourist attraction factor” was launched on 24/9
La Organización Mundial del Turismo, su Fundación OMT.Themis, el Ministerio de Turismo de la República Argentina y el Instituto Fueguino de Turismo -INFUETUR-, inauguraron ayer, 24 de septiembre, en...
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21 Sep 17
UNWTO deeply saddened by the devastating earthquake in Mexico
“Today the whole tourism community is with Mexico and its people. We stand ready to support Mexico and its people in this difficult moment” said UNWTO Secretary-General Taleb Rifai. “A top world...
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18 Sep 17
22nd UNWTO General Assembly in China: a week of important achievements
An intense week of meetings, decisions and agreements marked the 22nd session of the UNWTO General Assembly in Chengdu, China on 13-16 September. The biennial event convened more than 1300...
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15 Sep 17
Historical decision: approval of the UNWTO Framework Convention on Tourism Ethics
The Convention covers the responsibilities of all stakeholders in the development sustainable tourism, providing a framework that recommends an ethical and sustainable modus operandi, including the...
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14 Sep 17
The 22nd UNWTO General Assembly appoints Zurab Pololikashvili as Secretary General for 2018-2021
The candidature of Zurab Pololikashvili was presented by his country, Georgia, in accordance with the UNWTO statutes. Zurab Pololikashvili was elected by consensus at the 22nd UNWTO General...