UNWTO Publications

Title Date
Tourism and the Sustainable Development Goals – Good Practices in the Americas Tourism and the Sustainable Development Goals – Good Practices in the Americas
This joint publication between UNWTO and the Organization of American States highlights case studies from across the Americas that showcase the contribution of tourism to sustainable development in line with the 17 universal SDGs. It shows how a common multi-stakeholder approach to tourism...
2018
Compendium of Tourism Statistics, Data 2012 – 2016 (2018 Edition) Compendium of Tourism Statistics, Data 2012 – 2016 (2018 Edition)
Tourism statistics are pivotal in advancing knowledge of the sector, monitoring tourism flows, promoting results-focused management and highlighting strategic issues for policy decisions. Deriving from the most comprehensive statistical database available on the tourism sector, the trilingual...
2018
Yearbook of Tourism Statistics, Data 2012 – 2016, 2018 Edition Yearbook of Tourism Statistics, Data 2012 – 2016, 2018 Edition
For each country, understanding where its inbound tourism is generated is essential for analyzing international tourism flows and devising marketing strategies, such as positioning national tourism abroad. Presenting data for 196 countries from 2012 to 2016, the Yearbook of Tourism Statistics, 2018...
2018
Tourism and Culture Synergies Tourism and Culture Synergies
The UNWTO report on Tourism and Culture Synergies highlights the symbiotic relationship between tourism and culture and the interdependency of the two sectors. The report, undertaken through a survey of UNWTO member states and expert opinion, affirms that cultural tourism plays a major...
2018
UNWTO/WTCF City Tourism Performance Research UNWTO/WTCF City Tourism Performance Research
The UNWTO/WTCF City Tourism Performance Research brings forward the success stories of 15 different cities worldwide with the objective of enabling other cities to observe and learn from them. The research also includes a summary of UNWTO’s report on New Platform Tourism Services (or the so-called...
2018
Western Silk Road Roadmap Western Silk Road Roadmap 2018
A Practical Guide to Tourism Destination Management A Practical Guide to Tourism Destination Management
This publication represents a major contribution to developing professionalism in the field of destination management. It is intended as a practical guide, showing how concepts of destination management may be translated into practice. Besides it will be of considerable interest to academics as we...
2007
World Conference on Tourism and Future Energy – Unlocking Low-carbon Growth Oppo World Conference on Tourism and Future Energy – Unlocking Low-carbon Growth Opportunities, EXPO 2017, Astana, Kazakhstan, 26–27 June 2017 2017
Tourism and the Sustainable Development Goals – Journey to 2030 Tourism and the Sustainable Development Goals – Journey to 2030
A joint effort by UNWTO, UNDP and other partners, Tourism and the Sustainable Development Goals – Journey to 2030 aims to build knowledge, and empower and inspire tourism stakeholders to take necessary action to accelerate the shift towards a more sustainable tourism sector by aligning policies,...
2017
Tourism and the Sustainable Development Goals – Journey to 2030, Highlights Tourism and the Sustainable Development Goals – Journey to 2030, Highlights
Tourism and the Sustainable Development Goals – Journey to 2030 aims to build knowledge, empower and inspire tourism stakeholders to take necessary action to accelerate the shift towards a more sustainable tourism sector by aligning policies, business operations and investments with the SDGs. The...
2017