The Tourism Market Intelligence and Competitiveness Department works to provide knowledge and strategic guidance to support tourism destinations and the sector at large become more competitive and improve destination management through efficient policies and governance.

Upcoming events

25 October 2018 - 27 October 2018 The 12th UNWTO/PATA Forum on TOURISM TRENDS AND OUTLOOK - China

Latest news

Press Release
18 Oct 18
First Global Gastronomy Tourism Startup Competition Launched
The gastronomic tourism sector is moving towards innovation and the diversification of its offerings. UNWTO, in collaboration with its Affiliated Member, Basque Culinary Center (BCC), has launched...
Press Release
16 Oct 18
Creating Smart Cities for Innovative Tourism Experiences
The conference brought together tourism leaders from the public and private sectors to analyse how to respond to the growing trend of city breaks as leisure experiences. They concluded that public-...
Press Release
10 Oct 18
International Tourism Maintains Strong Momentum
All world regions enjoyed robust growth in tourist arrivals in January-June 2018. The increase was fuelled by strong demand from major source markets, supported by an upswing in the global economy....
Press Release
09 Oct 18
Urban Tourism – We Need to Build Cities for Residents and Visitors, Finds UNWTO Conference
“A vision of urban tourism for 2030 needs to be inclusive, resilient, innovative and smart”, Mr. Pololikashvili said at the conference, which was held in partnership with the Seoul Metropolitan...
02 Oct 18
UNWTO.QUEST Presentation at FIT Latin America 2018
En el marco de la Feria Internacional de Turismo (FIT), el pasado lunes 1 de octubre de 2018 se realizó una presentación del programa de certificación para organizaciones de gestión...