The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) have launched destination trackers to provide information on travel requirements for covid-19 and the measures taken at each destination.
The tool Accessible through the websites of both organizationsIt aims to prepare for the resumption of international travel, increase confidence and accelerate the recovery of tourism when the border is reopened.
According to data from the World Travel Organization, One-third of destinations are closed to touristsTherefore, in addition to constantly reviewing national restrictions and measures, the traveller’s situation is “complex”.
The target tracker provides information on Covid-19 indicators, including infection rates or Vaccination according to destination/country; air travel regulations, Such as the testing and isolation requirements provided by the IATA Timatic solution; and destination measures, such as general health and safety requirements.
Zurab Pololikashvili, Secretary-General of the World Travel Organization, is confident in this tool. “Necessary conditions” for government supervision Existing travel restrictions and support the safe restart of our industry.
For Willie Walsh, Director General of the International Air Transport Association, he emphasized that when the government is confident of reopening the border, People will be eager to travel They will need accurate information to guide them.
“With the support of the National Tourism Organization, the United Nations World Tourism Organization-International Air Transport Association Destination Tracker Help travelers and travel companies get information “This is the latest move you plan to travel,” he added.