Small Island Destinations In Critical Need Of Urgent Support As Tourism Plunges, UNWTO Warns


Small Island Destinations In Critical Need Of Urgent Support As Tourism Plunges, UNWTO Warns Without strong support, the sudden and unexpected fall in tourism could devastate the economies of Small Island Developing States (SIDS), the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has warned. Since tourism is a strong socio-economic pillar of many SIDS, the impact that COVID-19 is having on the sector places millions of jobs and businesses at risk, with women and informal workers the most vulnerable.

Tags: Travel, Small Island Developing States, World Tourism Organization UNWTO

Source:  http://www.hospitalitynet.org/news/154000320/4099395.html