The official celebrations to be held in Guadalajara, Mexico, include a high-level Think Tank bringing together Ministers, development experts and key tourism representatives to address the relevance of a community based tourism approach as conducive to sustainable development. The Think Tank will be moderated by news anchor Gabriela Frías of CNN International, the WTD 2014 global media partner.

Get involved!

Join the conversation on #WTD2014: Tell us how has tourism benefitted your community and what experiences would you like to show to the world?

Visit Mexico’s community tourism projects: If you want to see first-hand the value of community tourism, join the first ever WTD blogger competition.

Share your celebrations: We want to hear how you will be celebrating WTD 2014! Include your WTD event on the official WTD webpage and share it with the world.

About WTD:

WTD, the biggest and most widely celebrated global day for tourism, was first celebrated on 27 September 1980, a date chosen to coincide with the adoption of the UNWTO Statutes on 27 September 1970.

Source: ATQ News