The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the Government of China are organising the First World Conference on Tourism for Development in Beijing on 18-21 May 2016. The topic of the conference will be “Tourism for Peace and Development”, with a kick-off high level debate on the contribution of tourism to the Sustainable Development Goals.
Smart Move will be present at the conference with the objective being to raise the profile of group tourism by coach, including possibly to make it part of the Conference Declaration, expected to be adopted at the end of the event.
The conference programme
UNWTO press release
The Chinese “Vision and Actions on Jointly Building Silk Road Economic Belt and 21st-Century Maritime Silk Road”