UNWTO Augments Online Emergency-Response Portal

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) says it is expanding its online emergency-management system so that it can serve as a tracking system for emergencies affecting travelers and tourism. The site--www.sos.travel--currently focuses on avian flu preparations. The organization's main site is [www.unwto.org].

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