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Understanding and overcoming negative impacts of tourism in city destinations: conceptual model and strategic framework

Nov 15, 2017

 

Journal of Tourism Futures

Albert Postma, Dirk Schmuecker, (2017) "Understanding and overcoming negative impacts of tourism in city destinations: conceptual model and strategic framework", Journal of Tourism Futures

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Tourism in Actions: 20 Examples of Social Policies and Programs around the World

Oct 24, 2017

 

We are pleased to announce the publication of "Tourism in Actions - 20 Examples of Social Policies and Programs around the World" presented on the occasion of the ISTO General Assembly held in La Roche-en-Ardenne (Wallonia/Belgium) on 18-19 October 2017.

This guide aims to present 20 cases of social policies and schemes in tourism, implemented in 17 countries around the world which have proven themselves, have benefited many people as well as the local economy, have helped to train stakeholders or improve the quality of services.

The Manifesto of the Responsible Traveler

Oct 05, 2017

 

The Responsible Tourism Institute (RTI) and Foundation InterMundial present the Manifesto of the Responsible Traveler

The document is articulated in 10 fundamental principles, written on the basis of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) stated by the UN in the Agenda 2030 and the criteria of recognized travel bloggers. Its aim is to be a document that any traveler can use as a personal examination, both before embarking on a new trip and after the trip to detect where they can improve.

The European Tourism Manifesto for Growth and Jobs is now available in 23 languages of the European Union

Sep 29, 2017

 

This announcement was made during the Conference ‘EU Financing for Innovation in Tourism’ on 27th September. All versions can be found at this link and will soon be available for download on the Manifesto website. Feel free to share them with your stakeholders.

UNWTO World Tourism Barometer (English version)

Sep 12, 2017

 

Volume 15, Issue 4, August 2017

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This issue of the UNWTO World Tourism Barometer and the accompanying Statistical Annex includes preliminary results for international tourism in the first half of 2017 based on data for international overnight visitors reported by destinations around the world. Furthermore, it presents an overview of actual air departures through August and booking trends for the last four months of 2017 based on business intelligence tool, ForwardKeys.

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