ITB is a mirror of the current debates in the tourism world: Some promise to "build back better"; others try follow their old business paths.
In the middle of the COVID-19 crisis hotels start to integrate disaster preparedness systematically in their strategies and actions.
In an interview with Naturefriends International, Adamah Bah explains the severe impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the Gambian people and outlines what the future of tourism should look like.
The initiative Tourism Declares calls on the tourism industry to declare a climate emergency. Kasia Morgan explains, why climate protection is so important – especially in times of COVID-19.
Entrepreneurial and political decisions are often based on performance indicators. It is time to revise the existing success criteria for tourism.
This year's ITB Berlin, took place virtually from the 9 – 12 of March 2021. Tourism Watch participated with a virtual booth and own events.
A new study by Greenpeace Germany shows how a reduction of climate-damaging subsidies in Germany could relieve the federal government budget by up to 46 billion euros annually.
The Center for Responsible Travel (CREST) has published its annual report on the state of sustainable tourism in 2020.
The discussion, with various exciting contributions, was about the vulnerability and precariousness of workers in tourism. The COVID-19-Pandemic caused a widespread loss of jobs.
Digital booking platforms are rapidly changing the tourism industry and the way people travel - with serious implications especially for micro and small sized operators in the Global South.