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What is the discussion at the UNWTO / ICAO Ministerial Conference on Tourism and Air Transport?

What is the discussion at the UNWTO / ICAO Ministerial Conference on Tourism and Air Transport?

A Panel discussion is ongoing and a packed program are planned today for delegates in Sai Island, Cabo Verde ... Read More

First UNWTO/ICAO Ministerial Conference on Tourism and Air Transport in Africa

First UNWTO/ICAO Ministerial Conference on Tourism and Air Transport in Africa

As recalled in the Joint Statement on Aviation and Tourism: Hand in Hand for Sustainability, signed on March 18, ... Read More

Maximizing the development potential of tourism

Maximizing the development potential of tourism

Eight of the world’s Least Developed Countries (LDCs) have begun to assess their tourism development needs and pinpoint relevant ... Read More

UN agencies commit to make tourism work for development

UN agencies commit to make tourism work for development

Tourism is one of the top three sources of export earnings for nearly half of the Least Developed Countries ... Read More

World Tourism Organization supports tourism to uplift poor countries

World Tourism Organization supports tourism to uplift poor countries

The potential of tourism in contributing to lift people out of poverty is increasingly acknowledged and is supported by ... Read More

UN: Half of world’s poorest countries can escape poverty by 2020

UN: Half of world’s poorest countries can escape poverty by 2020

Half the world’s 48 least developed countries (LDCs) can “graduate” out of their impoverished status within 10 years if ... Read More

Hundreds of tourists kicked out of Taj Mahal

Hundreds of tourists kicked out of Taj Mahal

Hundreds of tourists were forced to vacate Taj Mahal on Saturday as ministers from over 30 least developed countries ... Read More

Istanbul forum offers chance to recommit to helping poorest nations

Istanbul forum offers chance to recommit to helping poorest nations

The forthcoming conference on the world’s least developed countries provides an opportunity for the international community to recommit to ... Read More