‘Investing in future generations’ is the theme for the 4th UNWTO/UNESCO World Conference on Tourism and Culture. For more information and how to register, click here
UNWTO and UNESCO come under the United Nations Economic and Social Council, one of the six principal organs of the United Nations. Visit @UNECOSOC for the latests tweets from its president Her Excellency Mona Juul.
From their headquarters in Madrid, Spain, the World Tourism Organization supports the tourism sector toward a more responsible, sustainable and universally accessible tourism. Since 1975 and more recently with the launch of their #travelenjoyrespect campaign in 2017, they have been ‘working to promote tourism as a driver of socio-economic growth and sustainable development worldwide‘. Click on their Twitter handle @UNWTO for their latest tweets.
Now in its 74th year, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has tirelessly contributed to the building of peace, ‘the eradication of poverty, sustainable development and intercultural dialogue through education, the sciences, culture, communication and information.‘
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This edition takes place in Kyoto from 12 December 2019 to 13 December 2019. Kyoto, is the old imperial capital of Japan, world-renowned for its culture and charm. For more information on this beautiful city, click here and visit the Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO)’s official Twitter page here.