Travellers need to show respect

August 24, 2017 by  
Filed under EUROPE, News

MADRID, 24 August 2017: To support its International Year on Sustainable Tourism for Development, the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) is launching a consumer- campaign aimed at raising awareness of the value and contribution that sustainable tourism can make towards development.

The ‘Travel Enjoy Respect’ campaign attempts to engage tourists to turn their travels  into a catalyst for positive change.

UNWTO secretary-general, Taleb Rifai, summarised the main message: “Whenever you travel, wherever you travel, respect nature, respect culture, and respect your host. You can be the change you want to see in the world. You can be an ambassador for a better future. TRAVEL, ENJOY AND RESPECT.” Read more