Category Tourism

« It is evident that the sector’s engagement goes beyond symbolic CSR actions »

Tourism players going extra mile to lift virus-hit communities   By TTG Asia / Posted on 19 May, 2020 11:06 Employers from across global tourism are going beyond the call of duty in supporting their workers and communities, research carried out into the sector’s response to Covid-19 has found. The study, conducted by the World […]

“The GCET signatories have shown that they indeed care for the societies they operate in while striving to keep their businesses afloat”

RESEARCH SHOWS STRENGTH OF TOURISM SECTOR’S SUPPORT FOR WORKERS AND COMMUNITIES Employers from across global tourism are taking the lead in supporting their workers and helping the communities in which they operate, research carried out into the sector’s response to COVID-19 has found. As the sector faces up to an unprecedented challenge, the World Committee […]

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…