Internal Notes

UNWTO's Survey on private tourism services through digital platforms


UNWTO Secretariat is conducting a survey on “Private tourism services through digital platforms” in order to gain insight into the so-called “sharing economy” phenomenon. The survey intends to explore the role and impact of private tourism services, the opportunities and challenges these can present, and how these issues are being addressed by many destinations.


Parliamentary Question: Scams involving online travel sites


Parliamentary questions

27 September 2016


Question for written answer
to the Commission
Rule 130
Dominique Bilde (ENF)


 Subject:  Scams involving online travel sites


Call: Opportunities for European entrepreneurs in the sharing economy


Deadline: 20/04/2017.

Number: 251/G/GRO/PPA/16/9953

The objectives of this pilot project are to identify and link-up with collaborative economy platforms, exchange experience with all relevant stakeholders and help European SMEs and social enterprises with high-growth potential and other relevant actors to use the possibilities of the shared economy.


Online info-day for Sector Skills Alliances call (including the Blueprint for Sectoral Cooperation on Skills)


16 February 2017


The call for proposals for Sectoral Skills Alliances is now open and we will hold an online info-day on 16 February 2017. Lot 3 of the call is open to sectors who have been chosen to pilot the Blueprint for Sectoral Cooperation on Skills.

The European Commision is organising an info-day to explain the funding opportunities available under Erasmus+ Key Action 2: Cooperation for Innovation and Exchange of Good Practices - Sector Skills Alliances (SSA).