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World Tourism Organization

2. Economic statis= tics (World Tourism Organisation)
=20 2.4 Sectoral statistics (World Tourism Organisation)
2.4.5 Tourism (World Tourism O= rganisation)
Tourism Statistics

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The World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) Statistics Department collects, a= nalyzes, publishes, standardizes and improves tourism statistics, and promo= tes the integration of these statistics within the sphere of the United Nat= ions system.

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Objective of the Statistics and Tourism Satellite Account Progra= mme

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To foster the comparability of tourism statistics and the macroeconomic = analysis of tourism activities by means of internationally agreed standards= , and to design the required guidance, initiatives and tools (e.g. TSA) for= their implementation.

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Programme of work 2012

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A.   Reinforcement and promotion of international comparabilit= y of basic tourism statistical data and TSA data according to the IRTS 2008= and TSA: RMF 2008;
B.   Dissemination of basic tourism statisti= cal data and TSA data among key users; fostering the macroeconomic analysis= of tourism;
C.  Cooperation on statistics in the UN System;
D.   Capacity Building for Member States to develop their national = System of Tourism Statistics (tourism statistics and TSA).

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Economic statistics meeting= s

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UNWTO Committee on Statistics and Tourism Satellite Account (Wor= ld Tourism Organisation)
Location: UNWTO headquarters in Mad= rid, Spain
Link: http://www.unwto.org/statistics= /index.htm?q=3Den/statistics
From: date to be confirmed

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Statistics Capacity-building Programme on Tourism Statistics for= Asia (World Tourism Organisation)
Location: Thailand
= Description: 3rd workshop plus Regional Seminar
Dates: 5 t= o 9 March

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Statistics Capacity-building Programme for Russian-speaking Euro= pean countries and Georgia(World Tourism Organisation)
Locat= ion: Azerbaijan
Description 2nd workshop
Dates: June= /July to be confirmed

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Statistics Capacity-building Programme for French-speaking Afric= an countries (World Tourism Organisation)
Location: Africa, = host country to be confirmed
Description: 1st workshop
Dates: t= o be determined

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Training the Trainers Workshop (title = to be confirmed)
Location: UNWTO headquarters in Madrid, Spain
= Description: training on UN-recommended methodology for tourism statistics = and TSA for selected UNWTO consulting experts
Dates: to be confirmed<= /p>=20



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