August 14, 2014
by Martina Leicher
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UNWTO «International Handbook on Tourism and Peace» now published online

Is tourism a potential tool for peace-building efforts? Tourism is very vulnerable to any form of conflict and thus highly dependent on a certain level of security and safety in order to carry out its operations, cater for tourist arrivals … Continue reading

December 4, 2013
by Martina Leicher
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Meet-up of the German Tourism Industry: BTW Tourism Summit

Monday at the legendary Adlon Hotel in Berlin: everybody who is anybody in the German tourism industry met for the BTW Tourism Summit, taking place for the 17th time in a row. Like every year, of course the importance of … Continue reading

October 2, 2013
by Martina Leicher
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International UNWTO-Handbook on “Tourism and Peace” will be published in December

Centre for Peace Research and Peace Education of the University Klagenfurt/Austria in cooperation with UNWTO Tourism as an instrument for peace? Tourism and Peace as an emerging field of research has received relevant attention in the past that resulted in … Continue reading