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UN conclave stresses on culture to drive tourism

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A United Nations conclave on Wednesday urged tourism stakeholders across the globe to generate more “inclusive partnerships between tourism and culture” to ensure sustainable development of the sector.
Ministers from 32 countries, as well as tourism and culture representatives attended the third world conference on tourism and culture in Istanbul, organised by the UN World Tourism Organisation and the UNESCO.
During the three-day event, culture was highlighted as one of the key factors driving the growth of tourism, with recent studies showing that cultural tourism is growing at a faster...
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UNWTO/UNESCO Conference: Cultural Tourism Sustains Communities and Living Heritage

UNWTO/UNESCO Conference: Cultural Tourism Sustains Communities and Living Heritage

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The third cultural tourism conference organized jointly between the World Tourism Organization and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization concluded today in Istanbul, Turkey. Participants declared their support for cultural tourism as a driver for safeguarding living heritage, catalyzing creativity in cities, and spreading tourism's socioeconomic benefits to all.
A key conclusion from the conference was the need for a clear and strong link between tourism, culture and local community stakeholders. Cultural tourism policies and strategies must consider the...
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French Ministry of Culture fosters Cultural & Creative Tourism

French Ministry of Culture fosters Cultural & Creative Tourism

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Last November 20th, the Creative Tourism Network® had the honor to participate in the 2nd Meeting of Cultural Tourism organized by the French Ministry of Culture at the Louvre-Lens, with the aim of strengthening the link between culture and tourism by offering professionals from both sectors a favorable framework to develop synergies and sustainable partnerships.
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