COVID-19 External Research

There is a wealth of third-party research and commentary being published as our industry regroups to recover from COVID-19. Destination Canada continues to consult and review the outputs of many global and market-specific research, travel and tourism organizations to ensure we are best-placed to lead Canada through this situation.

Please note, Destination Canada does not endorse or validate third-party research.


We have gathered a list of articles that might be of interest for you:


Travel’s Reopening: A Global Timeline

Keep abreast of the latest international re-openings with this regularly updated timeline published by Skift.

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Beyond COVID-19: The Road to Recovery for the Travel Industry

TripAdvisor’s latest White Paper brings together first-party data from their platform and survey data to provide an overview of their phased approach to recovery. The interesting and comprehensive (but digestible) report includes an overview of various global markets and industry sectors, with clear takeaways.


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The UN World Tourism Organisation is providing expertise, resources and gathering member states to lead an effective response to the crisis. New resources, news articles and updates are published regularly.

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