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28/06/2015 Pantou.org - The European Accessible Tourism Directory
Keyword(s): Accessibility auditing | Accessibility information, access guides | Accommodation services | Adventure | Age-related issues, (seniors) | Airlines and air transport | Ancient monuments | Archaeology | Architecture, design and planning | Assistive Technologies | Attractions | Beaches | Boats and boating | Buildings and facilities design, maintenance | Bus and coach transport, touring | Cafés, restaurants, bars and pubs | Camping | Car hire | Catering, restaurants, cafés | Cruises | Customer relations | Cycling and mountain biking | Demographics | Drivers, driving, motoring | Education, training | Employment, working conditions | Equestrian sports, events | Football | Gardens and parks | Golf | Hospitality | Hotel management, hotel business | Information and Communication Technologies | Insurance services | Languages | Literature | Location-based services | Management of tourist venues and attractions | Marinas and ports services | Mind, body, spirit | Motor sports | Museums and galleries | Music | Opera | Ornithology, bird-watching | Performing arts | Photography, film and video | Policy, legislation | Publishing | Rail travel | Religion | Safety and security issues | Shopping | Shows and theatre | Social tourism | Special services for disabled visitors | Suppliers of equipment | Theatre | Theme parks, leisure parks and water parks | Therapy, wellness | Travel bags, luggage, accessories | Travel agents | Travel services | Visual arts | Walking and hiking | Young childrens' and families' holidays and services | Youth tourism
31/05/2012 For Inclusion
The European Lotteries and the European Disability Forum, in line with the essential value of solidarity shared by both organisations and committed to advance with the aims and goals of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, agree to the following areas of cooperation: 1. Contribution to the employment of disabled persons. 2. Contribution to full integration of disabled persons in society outside of employment. 3. Awareness raising 4. Dissemination of best practices. This new website presents "Best Practices", some of which may eventually include tourism and travel subjects.
Keyword(s): Disability, disabilities, technical aids | Publishing
14/04/2011 European Lift Association
ELA, the European Lift Association, represents the lifts, escalators and moving walks associations active in the European Union (EU) or the European Free Trade Area (EFTA), whether they are national associations or sector specific associations. ELA also represents their components manufacturers. Thanks to this very wide representation, ELA has become the main communication vector of the lift, escalator and moving walkways industry to the European Commission, the European Parliament and a range of other institutions and organizations. Its aim is also to help the national associations in their dialogue with their respective governments.
Keyword(s): Buildings and facilities design, maintenance | Design Guidelines, Design-for-All | Safety and security issues | Standards | Suppliers of equipment
02/04/2008 Airports Council International - Europe
Airports Council International (ACI) is the only worldwide professional association of airport operators. ACI EUROPE represents some 400 airports in 45 European countries. Member airports handle 90% of commercial air traffic in Europe, welcoming over a billion passengers each year.
Keyword(s): Airlines and air transport | Customer relations | Policy, legislation | Special services for disabled visitors | Transport services
19/07/2007 Information for Tourists with Disabilities on VisitEurope.com
The first port of call for many overseas visitors to Europe is VisitEurope.com, which provides authoritative tourist information from 38 European countries. These pages contain useful links to information and services for visitors with disabilities and others for whom access is an important factor, when planning their trip.
Keyword(s): Special services for disabled visitors | Tourist information services
05/07/2007 European Disability Forum - Forum Européen des Personnes Handicapées
EDF is a European umbrella organisation representing more than 50 million disabled people in Europe. Its mission is to ensure disabled citizens' full access to fundamental and human rights through their active involvement in policy development and implementation in the European Union.
Language(s): FR | EN
Keyword(s): Disability, disabilities, technical aids | Education, training | Employment, working conditions | Policy, legislation | Standards
15/06/2007 European Union of the Deaf
The European Union of the Deaf (EUD) is a European non-profit making organisation whose membership comprises National Associations of Deaf people in Europe. Established in 1985, EUD is the only organisation representing the interests of Deaf Europeans at European Union level.
Keyword(s): Assistive Technologies | Disability, disabilities, technical aids | Policy, legislation | Special services for disabled visitors | Tourist information services