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‘Time to rethink, transform, and safely restart tourism’, says UN chief (UN News)

The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on tourism could result in a more than $4 trillion loss to the global economy, according to a recent report from the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD). ‘Time to rethink, transform, and safely restart tourism’, says UN chief   | | UN News

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Tourism/Virtual and augmented reality – How virtual tourism can rebuild travel for a post-pandemic world (WEF)

Anu Pillai S The COVID-19 pandemic has upended the travel and tourism industries; Businesses in this sector must build infrastructure and practices that allow people to travel safely in a post-pandemic world and support local communities that benefit from tourism; Augmented, virtual and mixed reality technologies can offer alternative ways to travel the world and […]