Alex Wirth presenting on stage at the 2018 Advocacy Summit

Advocating for travel and the importance of destinations

Take advantage of industry examples, research, and other resources to communicate the value of travel and the importance of your stewardship of a destination to local leadership, stakeholders, and community members.

The Tourism Lexicon

Words matter in politics, and they need to be chosen carefully to carry an emotional connection to people‚Äôs values and the values of our industry. Download the international lexicons today.

Resource Hub
We believe in the many benefits of travel and tourism as well as the resilience of our industry. Education and preparation are key to the safety and security of public health during this pandemic.

Advocacy Briefs

Download the latest policy briefs and threat analyses exploring critical and timely topics directly affecting travel and destination organizations.

Browse the full collection of advocacy resources including research, case studies, and links.
Destinations International staff and collaborators share perspectives on timely topics in advocacy.

Discuss on the Online Community

Connect with professionals from across the industry. Find users from your region or job title or join a discussion group to discuss how you can advocate for yourself in your community..
Access to the Online Community is an exclusive benefit to all staff from member organizations of Destinations International. Use your member login to access the discussions, or contact us if you need assistance.
Destinations International
The Destinations International Foundation is a nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering destination marketers globally by providing education, research, advocacy and leadership development.