Sustainable tourism: is it achievable?

Sustainable tourism: is it achievable?

26-03-2016 | Each year, millions of tourists pack their bags and travel in all directions. [read more]

Updated UNWTO Statement on the Zika Virus

Updated UNWTO Statement on the Zika Virus

02-02-2016 | WHO statement on the first meeting of the International Health Regulations (IHR 2005) Emergency Committee on Zika virus and observed increase in neurological disorders and neonatal malformations, 1 February 2016Travel Measures:There should be no restrictions on travel or trade with countries, areas and/or territories with Zika virus transmission,Travellers to areas with Zika virus transmission should be provided with up to date advice on potential risks and appropriate measures to reduce the possibility of exposure to mosquito bites,Standard WHO recommendations regarding disinsection of aircraft and airports should be implemented. [read more]

World Committee on Tourism Ethics condemns hideous terrorist attacks in Paris

World Committee on Tourism Ethics condemns hideous terrorist attacks in Paris

17-11-2015 | The World Committee on Tourism Ethics, meeting in Paris on 16 November 2015, strongly condemns the terrorist attacks perpetrated last week in the capital of France and recently in other parts of the world. [read more]

International Ecotourism Society

International Ecotourism Society

22-06-2015 | The International Ecotourism Society (TIES) is a non-profit association committed to promoting responsible tourism practices that benefit conservation and communities. [read more]

Diversifying the EU tourism offer and products - Sustainable transnational tourism products

09-07-2014 | Further to the preparatory action "Sustainable tourism" (2009-2011) and following previous calls for proposal launched under the Competitiveness and Innovation Programme, the Commission has decided to further stimulate competitiveness in the European tourism sector. [read more]

Interactive Presentation about Latvia

Interactive Presentation about Latvia

01-01-2014 | [read more]