Past WTD Celebrations
Sustainable Tourism - a Tool for Development
WTD 2017 - Qatar

Sustainable Tourism - a Tool for Development
Tourism for all - Promoting universal accesibility WTD 2016 - Thailand
Promoting Universal Accessibility

WTD 2015 
1 Billion Tourists 1 Billion Opportunities


WTD 2014 - Mexico
Tourism and Community Development

             WTD 2013 - Maldives
Tourism and Water: Protecting our Common Future

WTD 2012 - Spain
Tourism and Sustainable Energy: Powering Sustainable Development

  WTD 2011 - Egypt
  Linking Cultures




 WTD 2010 - China
 Tourism and Biodiversity


 WTD 2009 - Ghana
 Tourism - Celebrating Diversity


 WTD 2008 - Peru
 Tourism: Responding to the Challenge of Climate Change





 WTD 2007 - Sri Lanka
 Tourism OpensDoors for Women


 WTD 2006 - Portugal
 Tourism Enriches


WTD 2005 - Qatar
Travel and transport: from the imaginary of Jules Verne to the reality of the 21st century                       

WTD 2004 - Malaysia                          
Sport and tourism: two living forces for mutual understanding, culture and the development of societies                  

WTD 2003 - Algeria                            
Tourism: a driving force for poverty alleviation, job creation and social harmony                          

WTD 2002 - Costa Rica                   
Ecotourism, the key to sustainable development  

WTD 2001- Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Tourism: a tool for peace and dialogue among civilizations         

WTD 2000 - Germany
Technology and nature: two challenges for tourism at the dawn of the twenty-first century

WTD 1999 - Chile
Tourism: preserving world heritage for the new millennium

WTD 1998 - Mexico   
Public-private sector partnership: the key to tourism development and promotion   

WTD 1997
Tourism: a leading activity of the twenty-first century for job creation and environmental protection

WTD 1996
Tourism: a factor of tolerance and peace

WTD 1995
WTO: serving world tourism for twenty years

WTD 1994
Quality staff, quality tourism

WTD 1993
Tourism development and environmental protection: towards a lasting harmony

WTD 1992
Tourism: a factor of growing social and economic solidarity and of encounter between people

WTD 1991
Communication, information and education: powerlines of tourism development

WTD 1990
Tourism: an unrecognized industry, a service to be released ('The Hague Declaration on Tourism')

WTD 1989
The free movement of tourists creates one world

WTD 1988
Tourism: education for all

WTD 1987
Tourism for development

WTD 1986
Tourism: a vital force for world peace

WTD 1985
Youth Tourism: cultural and historical heritage for peace and friendship

WTD 1984
Tourism for international understanding, peace and cooperation

WTD 1983
Travel and holidays are a right but also a responsibility for all

WTD 1982
Pride in travel: good guests and good hosts

WTD 1981
Tourism and the quality of life

WTD 1980
Tourism's contribution to the preservation of cultural heritage and to peace and mutual understanding