2018 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards

Applications for the Tourism for Tomorrow Awards 2018 are now open!

New Research

Benchmarking Reports 2017

The latest WTTC Benchmarking, sponsored by American Express, compares the economic contribution of Travel and Tourism to that of eight other industries. It shows that the sector is a key employer with a high multiplier impact.


Providing assistance and expertise

WTTC on Hurricane Irma

With the devastation cause by Hurricane Irma, WTTC, working in close cooperation with its Members, has offered its services in every way possible to these affected destinations in the Caribbean and southern United States.

Welcome to

The World Travel & Tourism Council

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) is the only global body that brings together all major players in the Travel & Tourism sector, enabling them to speak with One Voice to governments and international bodies. WTTC works to raise awareness of Travel & Tourism as one of the world's largest economic sectors, supporting 292 million jobs and generating 10.2% of global GDP.

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Our Campaigns

Our Campaigns

The World Travel & Tourism’s advocacy work and messaging is channeled into three strategic campaigns called Freedom to Travel, Policies for Growth, and Tourism for Tomorrow. Read more about them here.

Global Travel Association Coalition

Global Travel Association Coalition

GTAC is a coordinated effort between the leading global private sector and government organisations from the Travel & Tourism sector, allowing them to speak with One Voice.

Economic Impact Research

Economic Impact Research

The World Travel & Tourism Council conducts research on the economic benefit of Travel & Tourism as a sector in 184 countries and 24 regions. Delve into the research here.