Thematic Review #1: Monitoring Tourism Sustainability

The first thematic review of the MED Sustainable Tourism Community is now available! Learn more on the monitoring of tourism sustainability, on the knowledge gaps of policy-making processes and on how to bridge the data gaps on tourism.

 

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(Rome, 4 June 2019) The Mediterranean Sustainable Tourism Convention, that will take place on the 5-7 June 2019 in Barcelona, is an event thought for sustainable tourism in a sustainable way. Towards this objective, a calculation of carbon footprint...

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(Rome, 4 June 2019) “The level of climate-warming carbon dioxide (CO2) in the atmosphere is forecast to rise by a near-record amount in 2019” as it has been highlighted on numerous occasions, and specifically in this article. The forecast of the...

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In 2015, world leaders have agreed on 17 goals to promote sustainable global development, launching the Sustainable Development Agenda 2030. Since then, the tourism sector started to have a new role and the UNWTO has promoted a new platform to bring...

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The Mediterranean strategy for sustainable development is a UNEP-MAP (United Nations Environment Programme - Mediterranean Action Plan Barcelona Convention) nine years plan aimed at investing in environmental sustainability to achieve social and...

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Monitoring tourism sustainability, despite its importance, is faced with some difficulties. There are some knowledge gaps of policy-making processes as well as data gaps on tourism that need to be bridged. Towards addressing such challenges, some of...

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Desde el 5 hasta el 7 de junio de 2019, la Comunidad MED del turismo sostenible, se reunirá en Barcelona con motivo de la Convención 2019 del turismo sostenible en el Mediterráneo, para debatir sobre la contribución del sector turístico a un...

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A multilevel approach is needed to exploit the potential of the tourism sector as a driver for sustainable and inclusive development in the Mediterranean region. On the 5th June 2019, the proceedings of the Mediterranean Sustainable Tourism...

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Since 2004, 25 international observatories have been set up under the impulse of the UNWTO, leading to the creation of a network called International Network of Sustainable Tourism Observatories (INSTO). The objective of INSTO is to support the...

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Les 5 et 7 juin 2019, la Communauté méditerranéenne du tourisme durable se réunira à Barcelone à l’occasion de la Convention méditerranéenne sur le tourisme durable 2019 afin de débattre de la contribution du secteur touristique à une croissance plus...

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