World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)
Mr. Samiti Siv
Programme Officer
Institutional and Corporate Relations
Madrid
+34 91 567 8100 / 9332 (dir)
ssiv@unwto.org

Ms. Zoritsa Urosevic
Programme Coordinator
World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Headquarters
Madrid
+34 91 567 8100 / 8166 (dir)
zurosevic@unwto.org
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30 (e)
Recognizing that sustainable tourism represents an important driver of sustainable economic growth and decent job creation, we strongly support small island developing States in taking the following actions:
Leveraging the expertise of, inter alia, the Global Sustainable Tourism Council, the Global Observatories on Sustainable Tourism of the World Tourism Organization, the Global Partnership for Sustainable Tourism and other United Nations bodies, as well as the 10-year framework of programmes on sustainable consumption and production patterns, to provide platforms for the exchange of best practices and direct and focused support to their national efforts;
UNEP: 10YFP to be further determined within the 10YFP sustainable tourism programme to be launched in November 2014. UNITAR: - World Heritage Sites Nomination Training programme (Delivered 2003 2014)
30 (f)
Recognizing that sustainable tourism represents an important driver of sustainable economic growth and decent job creation, we strongly support small island developing States in taking the following actions:
Establishing, upon request, an island, food and sustainable tourism support initiative based on community participation, which takes into consideration ethical values, livelihoods and human settlements, the landscape, the sea, local culture and local products, in collaboration with the World Tourism Organization, the United Nations Development Programme, the United Nations Environment Programme, the United Nations Human Settlements Programme, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, regional development banks and regional and national agricultural, cultural, environmental and tourism authorities where they exist;
UNEP through 10YFP UNITAR: - World Heritage Sites Nomination Training programme Delivered 2003 2014)
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DestiNet - Sustainable Tourism Information Portal
Major Groups: ECOTRANS e. V. (Germany) UN System: United Nations Environmen...
Global Partnership for Sustainable Tourism
United Nation Environment Programme (UNEP), Ministry of Tourism of the Republic ...
Global Renewable Energy Islands Network (GREIN)
IRENA Members, SIDS DOCK, World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO), Fraunhofer Institu...
Tourism Resilience Partnership
1. United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR) 2. Sout...
UN Steering Committee on Tourism for Development (SCTD)
The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), together with the International Labor Or...
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