Welcome to the website of the INTERNATIONAL GEOGRAPHICAL UNION (IGU-UGI) COMMISSION ON TOURISM, LEISURE AND GLOBAL CHANGE
Many thanks to all those that joined us in Paris and Wageningen for the IGU Centennial Congress 2022 Tourism Commission sessions and the IGU Tourism Commission pre-meeting and doctoral workshop! Check out the website for the 35th International Geographical Congress in Dublin, Ireland, 24th-30th August 2024.
IGU Tourism sponsors a record 24 sessions and two panels at the 35th IGC Dublin, August 2024!
Submit your abstracts to one of the 24 tourism geographies-related sessions for the 35th International Geographical Congress (IGC), Dublin, Ireland from 24th-30th August 2024.
Call for Papers now open:
IGU Tourism Commission Pre-Meeting in Galway, Ireland
22nd-24th August, 2024
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IGU Tourism Commission's 2022 Newsletter
The IGU Tourism Commission is very proud to announce that our former Chair, Professor Alan A. Lew has been awarded the IGU's prestigious Lauréat d'Honneur 2022; this is the first time that the Lauréat has been awarded to a geographer specialising in tourism. The IGU Lauréat d’Honneur was established to recognise individuals who have achieved particular distinction or who have rendered outstanding service in the work of the IGU or in international geography and environmental research.