UNTWOUnited Nations World Tourism Organization
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6 percent more travellers, according to UNTWO data.
The UNTWO (2011) notes that in the case of developing nations, tourism often results in a number of less-than-optimal outcomes including:
UNTWO secretary-general Taleb Rifai said: "The continuation of this policy with the Vision 2020 is an opportunity to consolidate the achievements of the last decade, consider the lessons learned, and continue maximising tourism's contribution to the prosperity of Morocco and its people.
Currently she is the Advisor for UNWTOs Secretary General and is also the Chairperson of the UNTWO Task Force on Gender in Tourism.
The top 10 Arab countries on the UNTWO annual report represent 3.
The UNTWO forum, entitled Tourism & Aviation: Building a common agenda for growth, focused on the need for synergy between the aviation and tourism sectors.
They are expected to be followed by Africa, the Middle East and South Asia, according to UNTWO.
Taleb Rifai, UNTWO director general, stated: "Considering that more than 50% of the world s international tourists arrive to their destinations by plane, promoting air connectivity and a closer alignment between tourism and aviation policies is one of UNWTO main priorities.
The program will also include measures on deregulation tourism activity, and improving statistical reporting in the field based on the methodology of the UNTWO.