Building peace in the minds of men and women

Meeting people and sharing heritage

When well-managed, tourism need not pose a threat to the cultural or natural environment. On the contrary, it can be a source of sustainable development, helping to combat poverty, safeguard our heritage and preserve cultural diversity.

This special issue, which is published to coincide with the 35th UNESCO General Conference, brings together a number of articles that have already appeared in our magazine, illustrating various issues surrounding this question.

Discover this issue. Download the PDF.

Special issue October 2009