Information Resources & Archives

Legal and Institutional Intelligence Gathering System on Tourism

In tourism, economic intelligence requires thorough knowledge of the regulations applicable to the sector. Knowledge of the law is a requirement for tourism development in that it forms the framework for such activities.

Mission & Objectives

The Documentation Resources and Archives Section aims to promote and facilitate access to tourism information for UNWTO Members and other institutional partners through appropriate mechanisms and effective information support services in two main areas:

Area One: Provision of information support services

Objective: To provide permanent information services on legislative, administrative and policy measures related to the tourism sector