UNWTO Publications

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Manuel sur le tourisme et la réduction de la pauvreté – Des mesures pratiques po Manuel sur le tourisme et la réduction de la pauvreté – Des mesures pratiques pour les destinations
Cette publication, préparée par l’OMT et la SNV afin de mieux faire comprendre en quoi le tourisme est un instrument de réduction de la pauvreté et du développement durable, expose brièvement différentes mesures pratiques qui peuvent être prises dans les destinations touristiques afin d’orienter et...
2015
Maximizing the Benefits of Mega Events for Tourism Development
A mega event benefits a host destination in terms of attracting visitors to the event and drawing global attention to the destination. However, in addition to such short-term benefits, it can be a catalyst for longer-term tourism development in various aspects from economic to social. This...
2017
Measuring Employment in the Tourism Industries – Guide with Best Practices Measuring Employment in the Tourism Industries – Guide with Best Practices
The facts and findings presented in this guide confirm that employment in tourism and the economic value of tourism in terms of employment remain inadequately measured and insufficiently studied. Employment in the tourism industries needs to be measured and described in a more consistent way...
2014
Measuring Employment in the Tourism Industries – Guide with Best Practices
The facts and findings presented in this guide confirm that employment in tourism and the economic value of tourism in terms of employment remain inadequately measured and insufficiently studied. Employment in the tourism industries needs to be measured and described in a more consistent way...
2014
Measuring Sustainable Tourism: A Call for Action Measuring Sustainable Tourism: A Call for Action – Report of the 6th International Conference on Tourism Statistics, Manila, Philippines, 21 – 23 June 2017
Over 1000 leaders and practitioners from 88 countries convened in Manila, Philippines, at the 6th International Conference on Tourism Statistics: Measuring Sustainable Tourism (21–23 June 2017). Ministers, Statistical Chiefs, policy experts, statisticians, private sector and academics dedicated to...
2017
Measuring Sustainable Tourism: A Call for Action – Report of the 6th International Conference on Tourism Statistics, Manila, Philippines, 21 – 23 June 2017
Over 1000 leaders and practitioners from 88 countries convened in Manila, Philippines, at the 6th International Conference on Tourism Statistics: Measuring Sustainable Tourism (21–23 June 2017). Ministers, Statistical Chiefs, policy experts, statisticians, private sector and academics dedicated to...
2017
Measuring the Economic Importance of the Meetings Industry – Developing a Tourism Satellite Account
The Meetings Industry has emerged over recent decades as an important contributor to national economies. It is perceived as a significant and growing component of tourism and other industries and yet little reliable and consistent data exist to support this perception. With the lack of consistent...
2006
Measuring Total Tourism Demand - General Guidelines Vol. 1 Measuring Total Tourism Demand - General Guidelines Vol. 1
The General Guidelines for Developing the Tourism Satellite Account (TSA) (Volume 1 and 2) are designed for those countries interested in implementing a TSA. They provide basic information on concepts, definitions, classifications and possible sources of information to be used. The Guidelines also...
2000
Measuring Tourism Supply - General Guidelines Vol. 2 Measuring Tourism Supply - General Guidelines Vol. 2
The General Guidelines for Developing the Tourism Satellite Account (TSA) (Volume 1 and 2) are designed for those countries interested in implementing a TSA. They provide basic information on concepts, definitions, classifications and possible sources of information to be used. The Guidelines also...
2000
Measuring Visitor Expenditure for Inbound Tourism
The purpose of this research was to examine various experiences relative to statistical operations used to estimate visitor expenditure associated with inbound tourism. In some of the cases which were analysed, estimating expenditure is the main aim of these operations; in others, this estimation...
2003