Industry Affairs

Travel industry must come together against climate change

2017 is the UNWTO’s year of sustainable tourism for development and we are happy to be part of it. I was also...

Amadeus delivers a strong set of financial results in the first quarter of 2017

Amadeus today announced its financial results for the first quarter of the year. We achieved adjusted...

How to Make European Tourism Smarter With Technology

As the European economy turns digital, new challenges for the tourism sector are emerging. The digital...


Amadeus and UNICEF aim to foster social innovation through big data

  A highly connected world inevitably has an impact on the way diseases are spread, as demonstrated...

European Commission Workshop highlights accessibility as a means to drive innovation

The European Commission recently held an engaging Workshop on Accessibility of Products and Services,...

Make 2017 the year of collaborative action towards sustainable travel and tourism

Sustainability means meeting the requirements of the current generation, without reducing the opportunities...


What you measure is what you get – shaping a sustainable future for travel and tourism

2017 is UNWTO’s International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development. Travel & Tourism...

GTTP students present a message of unity, diversity and multicultural cooperation

Between the 2nd and 6th of December, the GTTP (Global Travel and Tourism Partnership) welcomed students...

Working towards more accessible travel for people with disabilities

Imagine checking-in to a hotel and finding that there’s no access ramp for your wheelchair or you cannot...


Working together for sustainable tourism at the UN Climate Change Conference

The recent International Symposium on Sustainable Tourism held in Marrakech within the framework...

Why we need to start reporting carbon emissions in the travel and tourism industry

It is no secret: Travelling – with all the benefits it brings – comes with a substantial carbon...

Working with UNWTO and Kenya to build up skills in the travel & tourism sectors

We have had an ongoing relationship with the UNWTO for some time now focussed on promoting the sustainability...