Initiatives & Campains


UNWTO Launches ‘Travel.Enjoy.Respect’ Campaign

Aug 22, 2017


As we celebrate 2017 as the International Year on Sustainable Tourism for Development, the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) is officially launched a consumer consumer-oriented campaign: ‘Travel.Enjoy.Respect’,  aimed at raising awareness of the value and contribution that sustainable tourism can make towards development and the 17 SDGs.


International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development: Share your Story!

Jul 19, 2017


NECSTouR fully support the UNWTO on promoting the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development 2017.

This is why it invites you to share your initiative on that topic.

UNWTO has so far received more than 700 initiatives, celebrations and innovative solutions that contribute to creating more decent jobs, to protecting biodiversity, to empowering communities, and to advancing sustainable tourism.


Public consultation on a possible initiative at EU level in the field of passengers rights in multimodal transport

Apr 19, 2017


The European Commission launch a public consultation on a possible initiative at EU level in the field of passengers rights in multimodal transport. Deadline to respond is 25 May 2017.

All the information are available here: https://ec.europa.eu/transport/themes/passengers/consultations/2017-pax-rights-multimodal-transport_en



The #TOURISM17 campaign

Feb 13, 2017

The Responsible Tourism Institute launches the #TOURISM17 campaign, an initiative that seeks to promote sustainability as a new development model in which all  tourism stakeholders from tourism agents to travellers, are decisively involved.

This campaigns is launched under the framework of the United Nations 2017 International Year for Sustainable Tourism Development by adapting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) to tourism.

How to participate:



EU Green Week

EU Green Week is your annual opportunity to debate and discuss European environmental policy. Organised by the European Commission's Directorate-General for Environment, this key event in the environment policy calendar attracts policymakers, leading environmentalists, stakeholders and other interested parties from across Europe and the globe. EU Green Week 2017 will take place from 29 May to 2 June with the theme of 'Green jobs for a greener future'.

Open Day of the European Institutions

Saturday 6 May 2017

Brussels, European Institutions

On Saturday 6 May 2017, European institutions open their doors to celebrate the Europe Day. On this occasion, the European Committee of the Regions will celebrate Europe's diversity with a festival of regions and cities.

Join the celebration, come and experience Europe's diversity, and get an insight into the European Assembly of regional and local representatives!

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