Publications

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Practical Guidelines for Integrated Quality Management in Tourism Destinations – Practical Guidelines for Integrated Quality Management in Tourism Destinations – Concepts, Implementation and Tools for Destination Management Organizations
The Practical Guidelines for Integrated Quality Management in Tourism Destinations offer a comprehensive and pragmatic approach to the improvement of quality of tourism destinations. The handbook is a perfect tool for tourism managers, planners, academics, professionals, entrepreneurs and decision-...
2017
Affiliate Members Global Report: Volume fourteen - The transformative power of tourism: a paradigm shift towards a more responsible traveller
The UNWTO Affiliate Members Global Report, Volume fourteen on The transformative power of tourism: a paradigm shift towards a more responsible traveller is a joint publication with Affiliate Member, Institute of Tourism, Zagreb, Croatia.  The notion of transformative tourism refers to...
2016
Affiliate Members Global Report: Volume thirteen - The Power of Youth Travel
Youth travel has become one of the fastest growing segments of international tourism, representing more than 23% of the over one billion tourists traveling internationally each year. This growth represents tremendous socioeconomic opportunities for local communities as youth travellers stimulate...
2016
Affiliate Members Regional Report - Volume four: Tourism in Africa: A Tool for Development
The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and Casa África have jointly released a new regional report to assess the current situation of Africa´s Tourism Product Development. Presented at 21st Session of the General Assembly of UNWTO in Medellín, Colombia, this report proposes a UNWTO methodology for...
2015
Affiliate Members Global Report: Volume twelve - Cultural Routes and Itineraries
The UNWTO Affiliate Members Global Report, Volume 12 on Cultural Routes and Itineraries is a joint publication with Affiliate Member, Agencia de Turismo de Las Islas Baleares (ATB). The report highlights current trends in cultural tourism providing insight on how cultural routes and itineraries...
2015
The Decision-making Process of Meetings, Congresses, Conventions and Incentives The Decision-making Process of Meetings, Congresses, Conventions and Incentives Organizers
The ETC/UNWTO study on The Decision-making Process of Meetings, Congresses, Conventions and Incentives Organizers aims at providing a better understanding of the Meetings Industry and the way meeting and event organizers make decisions. Aimed at DMOs, NTOs and NTAs, the study offers wide-ranging...
2015
Global Report on Public-Private Partnerships: Tourism Development
We are pleased to present this edition of the UNWTO Affiliate Members Global Report series on the topic “Public-Private Partnerships: Tourism Development.’’ Jointly published with our valued Affiliate Member, Griffith Institute for Tourism, the Report seeks to highlight the role and...
2015
Understanding Russian Outbound Tourism – What the Russian Blogosphere is saying Understanding Russian Outbound Tourism – What the Russian Blogosphere is saying about Europe
This joint ETC/UNWTO report provides useful insight into trends, themes and behaviour of Russian tourists to Europe based on ‘netnographic’ research – or ethnography adapted to the online social world. The study analyses the Russian consumer mindset with regard to preferred destinations, travel...
2015
AM Reports: Volume ten - Global Benchmarking for City Tourism Measurement
The Global Benchmarking for City Tourism Measurement Report studies the importance of measurement tools for cities, as many of them become incresingly interested not only in monitoring and evaluating their tourism performance but also acknowledging the economic impact it has, as well its social and...
2014
Global Report on Adventure Tourism
The Global Report on Adventure Travel offers a thorough, insightful analysis of the current and future adventure travel sector.  It providing global trends, the current sector structure on a significant growing market, potential benefits, risks and sector challenges.  ...
2014