The Classification of International Tourism Organisations

The classification of International Tourism Organisation can be made in two ways:

  1. Inter-governmental Organisations. There are organisations formed by the states and these are inter state organisations as the states are represented by delegates apponted by the governments, the organisations are known as Inter-government. The world Tourism Organisation is a inter governmental Tourism organisation.
  2. Non-governmental organisations: There are for more numerous, ad may be founded either by moral presonalities national non-profit making organisations or associations national professional unions or associations or by bodies. They are not governed by any international low but are subject to the low of the state in which their headquater, are located. There organisations have no privilged status either for themselves or for their officials. BUt some of the non-government organisations may be called upon to collaborate with the United Nations Organisation or the other inter- governmental organisations may be called upon to collaborate with the United Nations Organisation or the other inter governmental oranisations if they have a consultative status. The international TOurism alliance, the world tourism and automobile Association; the interational federation of Workers. Travel Association; the international Union of the Conservation of Nature and Resources are now non governmental Tourist Organisations and are granted consultative status by the UN Economic and Social Council ECOSOC or the compentent organs of other inter governmental organisations.

International Tourism Organisations