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17 October 2017 Kisiizi Falls Tourism Project in Uganda Successfully Completed
25 August 2017 Development of Tourism Statistics and Tourism Satellite Account in Oman
25 August 2017 Development of Tourism Statistics and Tourism Satellite Account in Seychelles
27 July 2017 UNWTO Supports Jordan's Tourism Awareness Initiative in International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development 2017
11 July 2017 Assises Nationales du Tourisme de la Répubilque du Congo-Brazzaville, du 17 au 18 Juillet 2017
7 July 2017 ST-EP Project on Ecotourism Promotion in Northern Cambodia Completed Successfully
12 June 2017 A Series of Hospitality Training Programme Completed for Youth and Women in Victoria Falls
9 June 2017 Strengthening of Tourism Statistical Systems and Development of Tourism Satellite Accounts for the Gulf Cooperation Council Member States
22 May 2017 On the International Day for Biological Diversity UNWTO announces a training on tourism and biodiversity in West and Central Africa
The Convention on Biological Diversity of the United Nations has chosen ‘Biodiversity and Sustainable Tourism’ as the theme for the International Day for Biological Diversity, celebrated today 22 May 2017. On this occasion, UNWTO is launching a capacity building programme on sustainable tourism and biodiversity protection, to be implemented in West and Central Africa. 
12 May 2017 105th UNWTO Executive Council meeting concludes in Madrid
Madrid, Spain, hosted the 105th meeting of the Executive Council of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) between 11 and 12 May. The Meeting focused on current trends and challenges facing the tourism sector and on the three priorities of the Organization - safe, secure and seamless travel; the impact of technology in the tourism sector and sustainability.