UNWTO Publications

Title Date
Compendium of Tourism Statistics, Data 2007 – 2011, 2013 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...
2013
L’évolution démographique et le tourisme
La structure des sociétés est en perpétuelle évolution : selon les prévisions, la population mondiale atteindra les 8,3 milliards en 2030 et l’espérance de vie augmentera sur la plus grande partie de la planète. Les ménages et les familles se diversifient de plus en plus et les migrations modifient...
2013
A Closer Look at Tourism: Sub-national Measurement and Analysis – Towards a Set of UNWTO Guidelines
The International Network on Regional Economics, Mobility and Tourism (INRouTe) and the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) jointly issue this document in the framework of their cooperation agreement signed in July 2011, through which INRouTe provides technical support to UNWTO. Central to this...
2013
Le tourisme et la diversité biologique
La présente publication aide à comprendre les liens essentiels qui existent entre le tourisme et la diversité biologique et précise en quoi le tourisme peut contribuer à la protection de la diversité biologique. Elle illustre la valeur importante de la diversité biologique en tant que ressource...
2013
Understanding Chinese Outbound Tourism – What the Chinese Blogosphere is Saying about Europe
This report by ETC and UNWTO provides useful insight into trends, themes and behaviour of Chinese tourists to Europe based on ‘netnographic’ research, or ethnography adapted to the online social world. The study analyses Chinese consumer mentality from preferred destinations and planning process to...
2012
Tourism in the Green Economy – Background Report
The Tourism Background Report is an extended version of the Tourism Chapter of the Green Economy Report (GER), which makes the case for investments in greener and sustainable tourism as a means to create jobs and reduce poverty while also improving environmental outcomes. The Report analyses the...
2012
Tourism and Intangible Cultural Heritage
The first UNWTO Study on Tourism and Intangible Cultural Heritage provides comprehensive baseline research on the links between tourism and intangible cultural heritage (ICH). The publication explores major challenges, risks and opportunities for tourism development related to ICH, while suggesting...
2012
Sustainable Development of Tourism in Deserts (Arabic version)
The UNWTO has always made it a point to study each form of tourism taking into consideration the characteristics of each type of destination – urban, cultural, rural, nature, coastal, or island destinations, among others – in order to provide international institutions, national and local tourism...
2012
Youth Training Module: International Campaign Against Sexual Exploitation of Children in Tourism
This Youth Training Module publication is part of a series of interrelated projects carried out within the context of the International Campaign Against Sexual Exploitation of Children in Tourism, co-funded by the European Commission. The Youth Module is designed as a resource for teachers in...
2001
Tourism Training Module: International Campaign Against Sexual Exploitation of Children in Tourism
This Tourism Training Model is part of a series of interrelated projects that are carried out within the context of the International Campaign Against Sexual Exploitation of Children in Tourism, co-funded by the European Commission. The Tourism Training Module is designed to assist educators in...
2001