28 – 30 April 2013


IBERTUR presented CHARTS in Arab Capital of Tourism Manama 2013


In the framework of the 37th meeting of the Commission for the Middle East, UNWTO organised an International Conference on 'Exploring New Cultural Horizons for Tourism', which took place from 28 - 20 April 2013, in Manama, Bahrain.

Mr. Jordi Tresserras, representative of partner IBERTUR/Barcelona University, was invited to coordinate the panel session on 'Reviving cultural and spiritual routes, innovating in heritage interpretation and developing heritage networks'. He  presented and introduced a state-of-the-art about the subject with a mention about CHARTS and the interest for project partner regions for the cultural routes initiatives.


The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) is the United Nations agency responsible for the promotion of responsible, sustainable and universally accessible tourism.

As the leading international organization in the field of tourism, UNWTO promotes tourism as a driver of economic growth, inclusive development and environmental sustainability and offers leadership and support to the sector in advancing knowledge and tourism policies worldwide. 

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