UNWTO Publications

Title Date
European Union Short-Term Tourism Trends, Volume 2, 2018-1 European Union Short-Term Tourism Trends, Volume 2, 2018-1
This release of the European Union Short-Term Tourism Trends presents an analysis of preliminary full year results for international tourism in the group of 28 European Union countries (EU-28) for 2017. This issue is based upon 2017 data on international overnight visitors as reported by...
2018
UNWTO/GTERC Annual Report on Asia Tourism Trends – 2017 Edition UNWTO/GTERC Annual Report on Asia Tourism Trends – 2017 Edition
The UNWTO/GTERC Annual Report on Asia Tourism Trends, 2017 Edition, the fourth annual report in the series, highlights the rapidly growing tourism sector of Asia and the Pacific . This growth has been influenced by technological developments and the digital revolution. Regional collaboration...
2017
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 Tourism Definitions | Définitions du tourisme de l’OMT | Definiciones de t UNWTO Tourism Definitions | Définitions du tourisme de l’OMT | Definiciones de turismo de la OMT
As an outcome of the work of the Committee on Tourism and Competitiveness (CTC), the 22nd Session of the General Assembly held in Chengdu, China (11–16 September 2017), adopted as Recommendations (A/RES/684 (XXII)) some operational definitions used in the tourism value chain, as well as a set of...
2019
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