UNWTO Publications

Title Date
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
Code of Conduct to Protect Children from Sexual Exploitation in Travel and Tourism - ECPAT
This publication by ECPAT International and supported by UNWTO entitled the Code of Conduct to Protect Children from Sexual Exploitation in Travel and Tourism (2004) provides a comprehensive overview of the development of the Code of Conduct for the Protection of Children from Sexual Exploitation...
2004
The Incidence of Sexual Exploitation of Children in Tourism
The Incidence of Sexual Exploitation of Children in Tourism (2001) 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 publication is divided into two...
2001
Tourism and Migration – Exploring the Relationship between Two Global Phenomena
The UNWTO Study on Tourism and Migration, published in 2009, explores the linkages between migration and tourism in order to assess the impact of migratory flows on tourism, and to investigate the opportunities resulting from the relationship between these two global phenomena. Case studies from...
2009
Global Report on Women in Tourism 2010
Jointly developed by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and UN Women, the Global Report on Women in Tourism 2010 marks the first attempt to map the participation of women in the tourism industry worldwide. In the context of responsible tourism and local development, this study seeks to...
2011
Guide pratique pour développer des produits touristiques liés à la biodiversité
Le monde fête l’ Année internationale de la biodiversité. Désireuse de contribuer à cette initiative, l’ OMT a élaboré un Guide pratique pour développer des produits touristiques liés à la biodiversité. Le guide, qui s’adresse aux promoteurs de produits locaux et aux voyagistes, présente un...
2012