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This study aims to investigate the resource needs of tourism social enterprises in the context of developing countries and evaluate the means by which these resources are combined. Sixty face-to-face interviews were conducted with informants from two case study tourism social enterprises. The key...

Author(s)
Altinay, L.; Daniele, R.; Waligo, V.
Publisher
Washington State University, Pullman, USA
Citation
The 5th Advances in Hospitality & Tourism Marketing and Management (AHTMM) Conference, Beppu, Japan, 18-21 June 2015, 2015, pp 453-461
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Manta rays are internationally threatened species and population declines have been reported in various locations worldwide. As iconic megafauna species, they are also major drawcards for wildlife tourism industries. Economic valuation of these industries can provide an incentive for the...

Author(s)
Venables, S.; Winstanley, G.; Bowles, L.; Marshall, A. D.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2016, 12, 1, pp 51-68
Abstract

The present article discusses the strategies of development and positioning of a tourist destination based on the tourism of sporting events. The argument is supported by a discussion of results based on a case study - X African Games - which took place in Maputo City, capital of Mozambique in the...

Author(s)
Pascoal, J.; Gustavo, N.
Publisher
Universidade de Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
Citation
Revista Turismo & Desenvolvimento, 2017, No.27/28 Vol. 1, pp 985-1001
Abstract

The Great Limpopo Transfrontier Park (GLTP) is a transboundary protected area that straddles the borders of Mozambique, South Africa and Zimbabwe. The park's development was partly motivated by the ecological objective of re-establishing traditional migratory wildlife routes once fences between the ...

Author(s)
Spenceley, A.
Publisher
Routledge, Basingstoke, UK
Citation
Development Southern Africa, 2006, 23, 5, pp 649-667
Abstract

Mozambique's tourism sector could play a key role in the country's socio-economic development, especially in the region of Cabo Delgado where the demand for tourist services is expected to increase. Nonetheless, several constraints (e.g. the lack of adequate training) are hindering the capacity of...

Author(s)
Castiglioni, C.; Lozza, E.; Libreri, C.; Anselmi, P.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Development Southern Africa, 2017, 34, 3, pp 245-259
Abstract

In much of southern Africa, ecotourism has been widely acknowledged as critical for enhancing livelihoods of communities living outside protected areas. Several studies highlight the potential of tourism as a mechanism for driving rural economies in Africa. Using the case of the Great Limpopo...

Author(s)
Chirozva, C.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Ecotourism, 2015, 14, 2/3, pp 185-203
Abstract

This publication, consisting of 19 papers, is the outcome of a workshop on cultural heritage and tourism. The collection touches upon several dimensions of the nexus between cultural heritage and tourism, by offering accounts from countries around the world. From multiple perspectives, contributors ...

Author(s)
Rabbiosi, C.; Giovanardi, M.
Publisher
Scientific and Didactical Campus of Rimini and the Advanced School of Tourism Sciences of Alma Mater Studiorum, Rimini, Italy
Citation
Almatourism: Journal of Tourism, Culture and Territorial Development, 2017, 8, 7, pp i-vi, 1-309
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This paper discusses the tourist promotion of the cultural and natural heritage in Mozambique, one of Africa's poorest countries, whose strategy for the reduction of poverty highlights the role of tourism in supporting territorial development and implementing the Millennium/Sustainable Development...

Author(s)
Magnani, E.
Publisher
Scientific and Didactical Campus of Rimini and the Advanced School of Tourism Sciences of Alma Mater Studiorum, Rimini, Italy
Citation
Almatourism: Journal of Tourism, Culture and Territorial Development, 2017, 8, 7, pp 231-243
Abstract

The whale shark (Rhincodon typus) is a popular focal species within the global marine tourism industry. Although this has contributed to increased protection being granted to the species in several countries, tourism itself can be detrimental to the sharks in the absence of appropriate...

Author(s)
Pierce, S. J.; Méndez-Jiménez, A.; Collins, K.; Rosero-Caicedo, M.; Monadjem, A.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems, 2010, 20, 7, pp 782-788
Abstract

A survey was undertaken in the Maputo Elephant Reserve in Mozambique to establish the level of people's dependence on wildlife, and their perceptions of the extant Forest and Wildlife Policy and the associated legislation, including the new Land law. The underlying assumption was that the local...

Author(s)
Soto, B.; Munthali, S. M.; Breen, C.
Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Biodiversity and Conservation, 2001, 10, 10, pp 1723-1738

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