Category Tourism

Introduction by Pascal Lamy at the PEEC International Seminar in Papeete (20th to 22nd January 2020)

How to fight the negative impact of tourism in high density tourist zones I will be speaking not only in my PEEC capacity, but also as Chair of the World Committee on Tourism Ethics, which sits by the UNWTO in Madrid. The purpose of this committee is to advocate, monitor, interpret and apply what used […]

Signing Ceremony of the Private Sector Commitment to the UNWTO Global Code of Ethics for Tourism

Tel Aviv, Israel, 6 February 2018 : It is with great pleasure that UNWTO welcomes six new entities as signatories of the Private Sector Commitment to the Global Code of Ethics. In 2017, more than 1.3 billion tourists travelled the world; another 6 billion are estimated to travel every year within their own countries.

The Epoch Times – PECC循環經濟研討會 林建甫主持「島嶼經濟」

【記者蕭軒 /台北報導】太平洋經濟合作理事會舉辦「永續發展與循環經濟」國際研討會。台經院長林建甫受邀主持「島嶼經濟」場次,並強調「永續與盡責旅遊」的重要性。太平洋經濟合作理事會(PECC)於台灣時間22日假大溪地舉辦「永續發展與循環經濟…

France Info – Tourisme : un séminaire pour mieux échanger avec nos voisins du Pacifique

Le séminaire sur le tourisme durable et responsable s’est ouvert, ce lundi 20 novembre, à la Présidence. Organisé sur deux jours par le PECC, le conseil de coopération économique du Pacifique, il a pour objectif de favoriser les échanges dans le bassin Pacifique…

Buen viaje – La Asamblea General de la OMT confirma al Comité Mundial de Ética del Turismo

La composición del Comité Mundial de Ética del Turismo, impulsor de la Convención Marco Sobre Ética del Turismo recientemente aprobada por la Asemblea General de la OMT en Chengdu (China), ha sido renovada…

WTO Press Release – The mandate of the World Committee on Tourism Ethics renewed until 2021

In order to continue advancing the important work of this subsidiary organ of the UNWTO General Assembly, the mandate of the outgoing members of the World Committee on Tourism Ethics was renewed until 2021, with Pascal Lamy…