Report NECSTOuR Webinar “Building the European Tourism Agenda 2050 for sustainable recovery”
15/06/2020

Report NECSTOuR Webinar “Building the European Tourism Agenda 2050 for sustainable recovery”

On Monday 15 June, NECSTouR organised the webinar “Green, Digital and SDGs: Building the  European Tourism Agenda 2050 for sustainable recovery”  as part of our programme “driving behavioural change for sustainable destinations”.

Strong efforts are being devoted by the regional tourism authorities and their DMOs in supporting tourism businesses, re-establishing the trust of the visitors in views of this summer period, and releasing tourism recovery plans while regenerating the tourism ecosystems towards the tourism of tomorrow, which must take a responsible approach to achieve sustainability.

Download the full summary report here.

The webinar was moderated by Ulf Sonntag, Head of Market Research at NITInstitute for Tourism Research in Northern Europe, with interventions from Alessandra Priante and Zoritsa Urosevic (UNWTO) and Claudia Monteiro de Aguiar, Member of the European Parliament, TRAN Committee.

Background documents

Read the presentation from VisitScotland, the Regional Council of Lapland, UNWTO, the Interreg MED Sustainable Tourism Community and the next steps presented by NECSTouR. And also the result of a special "Corona survey" on German tourists from NITInstitute for Tourism Research in Northern Europe.

Rediscover NECSTouR's Position Paper for A European Agenda for a Sustainable Visitor Economy from January 2020.

Here are the agenda and Concept Note of the webinar