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Research Database

This page gives access to a range of documents, videos, pedagogical materials and other relevant information for accessible tourism training.

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04/05/2011 FINAL Submitted by:Ivor Ambrose Consumer Survey Report: Paving the Way to Accessible Tourism

This report, by Carlos Buj of the International Centre for Responsible Tourism, Leeds Metropolitan University, aims to generate useful knowledge about the travel needs of people with limited mobility (PwLM) as well as to identify ongoing trends in the unexplored field of accessible tourism as an economic sector. The research carried out for this report is based on literature review, a questionnaire, case studies and interviews with experts. The findings are discussed and used to shape the final recommendations and conclusion.

19/11/2010 FINAL Submitted by:Ivor Ambrose European Passenger Rights

Although the European Union has made great strides in recent years in establishing common passenger rights for those travelling by air or rail, not every European is yet aware of what he or she is entitled to. This campaign sets out to make all air and rail passengers aware of what rights they enjoy under European legislation and how to make use of them.

06/10/2010 FINAL Submitted by:Ambrose Ivor Article: Creating a framework for social learning in your enterprise

The social learning revolution has only just begun. Corporations that understand the value of knowledge sharing, teamwork, informal learning and joint problem solving are investing heavily in collaboration technology and are reaping the early rewards. - Jay Cross

06/10/2010 FINAL Submitted by:Ambrose Ivor Article: Social Media Heralds Step Change in Enterprise Learning

A meteoric rise in popularity for social media in recent years has companies scrambling to understand its impact on how they operate. For training and learning within large organisations, social media makes existing practices appear outdated and antiquated. Clearly, equipping colleagues with the skills and insights to compete in a fast changing global marketplace requires a step change in approach.

31/08/2010 FINAL Submitted by:Jeffares Isabelle Accessible tourism: Making it work for your business

No sensible person in business makes life more difficult for their customers. The most successful businesses make life easier. The information in this leaflet will make both your life easier and your business more successful.

17/05/2010 FINAL Submitted by:Dupont Florie Video : Accessible Tourism Demonstration Film - Training

Accessible Tourism personnel training in Taiwan

22/03/2010 FINAL Submitted by:Dupont Florie Accessible Tourism Strategy - Accessibility Assessment Criteria

Wheelchair, visual and hearing accessibility. The following information details the criteria by which each business is assessed. (For example : Parking lots, entrances and exits, elevators,...) Wheelchair accessibility - partially accessible Wheelchair accessibility - fully accessible Visual accessibility Hearing accessibility