UNWTO / GWU Cours universitaire EN LINGNE sur "Le tourisme: un outil pour la coopération internationale et le développement durable"

The UNWTO.Themis Foundation, in collaboration with The George Washington University, is launching the 2018 University ONLINE Course on “Tourism as a Path to International Cooperation & Sustainable Development”, to be held in English, from February 5th to March 19th, 2018.


This intensive course trains university graduates, industry professionals and government official in subject areas related to international cooperation and development through tourism, with the threefold objective of: (a) providing participants with the latest knowledge and tools for leveraging tourism as a tool for sustainable development; (b) foster practical application of UNWTO’s principles and guidelines for sustainable tourism; and (c) present innovative approaches that contribute to the 2017 United Nations International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development.




Candidates wishing to apply for the University Course on Tourism as a Path to International Cooperation & Sustainable Development” should be university graduates, industry professionals or government officials from disciplines relevant to tourism and interested in planning international cooperation and sustainable development projects related to tourism.

Candidates should have an excellent command of English, as the Course will be conducted in this language.


Candidates interested in taking part can read all additional information about the ONLINE part of the course by downloading the Brochure and fill out the application form and upload the supporting documents as soon as possible.


Documents must be addressed to:

        Omar Valdez

Executive Director

UNWTO.Themis Foundation




Please note that applying does not mean that the candidate is automatically accepted as a participant.

All candidacies will be considered and evaluated, but only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

A final selection of participants will be carried out and those selected will be informed via email.

We would like to thank all applicants in advance for their interest and trust.




The Online Course fee is $1,225 USD.




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