UNWTO Publications

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Tourism Success Stories and Rising Stars – World Tourism Conference Proceedings Tourism Success Stories and Rising Stars – World Tourism Conference Proceedings
Tourism Success Stories and Rising Stars resulted from the World Tourism Conference (WTC) 2010 which was organised at a time when the tourism industry was gradually recovering from the exceptionally challenging time it had experienced under the influence of the global economic crisis.In accordance...
2012
Challenges and Opportunities for Tourism Development in Small Island Developing Challenges and Opportunities for Tourism Development in Small Island Developing States
This publication presents an overview of the status of tourism in Small Island Developing States (SIDS), while providing evidence of the key importance it has for the sustainable development of many islands and for the achievement of the MDGs. It draws together and updates a wide range of evidence...
2012
Silk Road Tourism – Current Issues
This publication is the result of the Third International Meeting on the Silk Road, held in Tbilisi, Georgia from 2-5 November 1998. It offers reports, recommendations, and papers presented on the development of tourism services along the Silk Road. It also includes special information on the...
1999
Herramientas de comunicación de crisis en el ámbito del turismo - Listas de veri Herramientas de comunicación de crisis en el ámbito del turismo - Listas de verificación y prácticas idóneas
La comunicación de crisis es un elemento crucial de un buen sistema de gestión de crisis. Ayuda a limitar el impacto negativo de una crisis al afrontar las necesidades de información de todos los agentes del sector de manera eficiente, puntual y responsable. En este contexto, la OMT ha elaborado...
2012
Compendium of Best Practices and Recommendations for Ecotourism in Asia and the Compendium of Best Practices and Recommendations for Ecotourism in Asia and the Pacific
Ecotourism, a niche tourism market, is considered to be one of the fastest growing segments of the tourism industry. This compendium provides specific case studies demonstrating ecotourism in practice and illustrates how tourism operators are aiming to meet the principles of sustainable tourism....
2012
Yearbook of Tourism Statistics, Data 2006 – 2010, 2012 Edition Yearbook of Tourism Statistics, Data 2006 – 2010, 2012 Edition
Understanding, for each country, where its inbound tourism is generated is essential for analyzing 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...
2012
The Middle East Outbound Travel Market with Special Insight into the Image of Eu The Middle East Outbound Travel Market with Special Insight into the Image of Europe as a Destination
The Middle East is one of the smallest, yet fastest growing, tourist generating regions in the world, with outbound travel quadrupling in the last 20 years. Despite the negative impact of the socio-political unrest in the Middle East on tourism flows, prospects for the sector remain positive....
2012
How to source Japan – A major Market for the Silk Road How to source Japan – A major Market for the Silk Road
The Silk Road Travel Forum with its theme “How to Source Japan - A Major Market for the Silk Road” was held in Kyoto, Japan on 21 February 1998, gathering together many tourism ministers and senior officials of national tourism administrations and tour operators from the Silk Road countries and the...
1998
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 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