Publications

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Measuring Employment in the Tourism Industries – Guide with Best Practices Measuring Employment in the Tourism Industries – Guide with Best Practices
The facts and findings presented in this guide confirm that employment in tourism and the economic value of tourism in terms of employment remain inadequately measured and insufficiently studied. Employment in the tourism industries needs to be measured and described in a more consistent way...
2014
Organismos de gestión y promoción del turismo en las Américas
El turismo en la región de las Américas es un factor de desarrollo e integración regional. En su evolución, gestión y consolidación como sector ha sido fundamental la participación del Estado a través de las Administraciones Nacionales de Turismo (ANT). Este estudio presenta la manera en que las...
2014
Turismo y nuevas tecnologías – Seminario técnico, San José (Costa Rica), 14 y 15 Turismo y nuevas tecnologías – Seminario técnico, San José (Costa Rica), 14 y 15 de mayo de 2013 / Tourism and New Technologies – Technical Seminar, San José, Costa Rica, 14 and 15 May 2013
El turismo se ha venido consolidando como uno de los sectores económicos  con mayor crecimiento. A este dinamismo han contribuído el cambio de perfil del turista y el uso de nuevos medios de información y comunicación como internet y las redes sociales. La presente publicación recoge las...
2014
UNWTO Annual Report 2013 2014
Yearbook of Tourism Statistics, Data 2008 – 2012, 2014 Edition
Understanding, for each country, where its inbound tourism is generated is essential for analysing international tourism flows and devising marketing strategies, such as those related to the positioning of national markets abroad. Deriving from the most comprehensive statistical database available...
2014
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
Economic Crisis, International Tourism Decline and its Impact on the Poor Economic Crisis, International Tourism Decline and its Impact on the Poor
The 2009 global economic crisis has significantly impacted international tourism, causing a decline in international tourist arrivals and international tourism revenues. This study looks into the effects of the decrease in international tourism demand on the employment, income opportunities and the...
2013
Gouvernance et gestion pour un tourisme durable dans les zones côtières d’Afrique 2013
Key Outbound Tourism Markets in South-East Asia Key Outbound Tourism Markets in South-East Asia – Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam
Asia and the Pacific is not only a major tourism destination region but also an increasingly important tourism outbound market. This study, a collaborative project between Tourism Australia (TA) and the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), aims to provide an up-to-date perspective of the major...
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