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us: World Tourism Organization

  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • us: World Tourism Organisation
    • us: OMT
    • us: WTO
    • us: BTO
    • us: UNWTO
    • us: Organisation mondiale du tourisme
    • us: Organización Mundial del Turismo
    • us: Vsemirnai͡a turistskai͡a organizat͡sii͡a
    • us: O.M.T.
    • us: W.T.O.
    • us: B.T.O.
    • us: U.N.W.T.O.
  • Additional Information

    • Activity Start

        (edtf) 1970-09-27
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Madrid (Spain)
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Tourism
    • Earlier Established Forms

        International Union of Official Travel OrganisationsInternational Union of Official Travel Organisations
    • Sources

      • found: World travel statistics, 1975 (a.e.) cover (OMT-WTO-BTO, World Tourism Organization, Organisation mondiale du tourisme, Vsemirnai͡a turistskai͡a organizat͡sii͡a) p. 1 (The World Tourism Organization (WTO) called upon to succeed IUOTO (The International Union of Official Travel Organizations). An intergovernmental technical organization, fd. 1/2/75)
      • found: Yrbk. of internl. organizations, 1977: p. A2745 (World Tourism Organization (WTO). Seat: Madrid, Spain)
      • found: Budgets of national tourism administrations, 1981-1982-1983, 1984: t.p. (World Tourism Organisation)
      • found: Tourism market trends. Middle East, 2007: cover p. 4 (World Tourism Organization (UNWTO))
      • found: First UNWTO International Conference on Spiritual Tourism for Sustainable Development, 2015: title page verso (World Tourism Organization (UNWTO); Madrid, Spain)
      • found: World Tourism Organization UNWTO web site, viewed September 23, 2015 under History (1970: On 27 September, the IUOTO Special General Assembly meeting in Mexico ‎City adopts the Statutes of the World Tourism Organization (WTO)) {}
    • Change Notes

      • 1977-10-17: new
      • 2015-12-27: revised
    • Alternate Formats