Publications

Title Date
TripAdvisor Travel Trends for the Silk Road 2017
For the second consecutive year, UNWTO Affiliate Member, TripAdvisor, conducted a specialised consumer survey assessing travel preferences, habits and interests along the Silk Road. Research higlights that top interests while travelling along the Silk Road include visiting UNESCO World Heritage...
2017
Practical Guidelines for Integrated Quality Management in Tourism Destinations – Concepts, Implementation and Tools for Destination Management Organizations
The Practical Guidelines for Integrated Quality Management in Tourism Destinations offer a comprehensive and pragmatic approach to the improvement of quality of tourism destinations. The handbook is a perfect tool for tourism managers, planners, academics, professionals, entrepreneurs and decision-...
2017
Yearbook of Tourism Statistics, Data 2011 – 2015 (2017 Edition)
Understanding, for each country, where its inbound tourism is generated is essential for analysing international tourism flows and devising marketing strategies, such as those related to the positioning of national markets abroad. Deriving from the most comprehensive statistical database available...
2017
Compendium of Tourism Statistics, Data 2011 – 2015 (2017 Edition)
Statistical information on tourism’s multiple facets is pivotal in advancing knowledge of the sector, monitoring progress, promoting results-focused management, and highlighting strategic issues for policy decisions. Deriving from the most comprehensive statistical database available on the tourism...
2017
The report provides an overview of the ST-EP Initiative over the past ten years Making tourism a tool to fight poverty: ten years of the ST-EP Initiative
This report provides an overview of the ST-EP Initiative over the past ten years and of the 120 ST-EP projects being implemented in 45 countries worldwide.
2017
Contribution of Islamic Culture and its Impact on the Asian Tourism Market
Contribution of Islamic Culture and its Impact on the Asian Tourism Market highlights the influence of Islamic culture on Asian history and heritage and the potential of the emerging market for Islamic tourism. The publication outlines characteristics of the Islamic tourism market in Asia and...
2017
Contribution of Islamic Culture and its Impact on the Asian Tourism Market
Contribution of Islamic Culture and its Impact on the Asian Tourism Market highlights the influence of Islamic culture on Asian history and heritage and the potential of the emerging market for Islamic tourism. The publication outlines characteristics of the Islamic tourism market in Asia and...
2017
Yearbook of Tourism Statistics, 2017 Edition
Understanding, for each country, where its inbound tourism is generated is essential for analysing international tourism flows and devising marketing strategies, such as those related to the positioning of national markets abroad. Deriving from the most comprehensive statistical database available...
2017
Compendium of Tourism Statistics, 2017 Edition
Statistical information on tourism’s multiple facets is pivotal in advancing knowledge of the sector, monitoring progress, promoting results-focused management, and highlighting strategic issues for policy decisions. Deriving from the most comprehensive statistical database available on the tourism...
2017
The tourism sector and the SDGs. Responsible tourism, a global commitment
In 2015, UNWTO and the United Nations Global Compact Initiative Spain joined forces in a project titled “Responsible tourism, a global commitment” that engaged 13 Spanish tourism entities. The aim of the project has been for tourism companies and trade associations to...
2016