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This study examined tourism policy, planning and governance in the transformation of Nigerian economy. The specific objectives of the study include; highlight the implication of tourism personnel ineptitude on tourism policy, planning and governance in Nigeria; the extent at which poor funding has...

Author(s)
Agbebi, P. A.
Publisher
OMICS Publishing Group, Los Angeles, USA
Citation
Journal of Tourism and Hospitality, 2014, 3, 3, pp 129
Abstract

Focusing on the political economy of the international tourism sector in the era of globalization and its impact in developing contexts, this book employs a case study analysis of South Africa to assess how international tourism as a global system of trade, production, exchange and governance...

Author(s)
Cornelissen, S.
Publisher
Ashgate Publishing Ltd., Aldershot, UK
Citation
The global tourism system: governance, development and lessons from South Africa, 2005, pp xi + 194 pp.
Abstract

Tourism in developing countries are some means of solving their economic problems and improving live standards of people and creates job opportunity for the host people in getting additional income and improve the developments of the country. The result of tourism in terms of environmental,...

Author(s)
Mengesha Endalew Zerihun
Publisher
Scientific Research Publishing, Irvine, USA
Citation
Journal of Geographic Information System, 2017, 9, 1, pp 47-58
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The Gashaka Gumti National Park (GGNP) is located along the central part of the North-Eastern border of Nigeria and Cameroon in Taraba and Adamawa states. The Park is the largest and most diverse enclaves in Nigeria and is an endowed home of extensive biodiversity, natural and socio-cultural...

Author(s)
Tagowa, W. N.; Buba, U. N.
Publisher
WIT Press, Southampton, UK
Citation
Tourism and natural protected areas, 2013, pp 115-129
Abstract

This journal issue contains contributions on the following topics: whether ecological and socially acceptable tourism is commercially viable; an overview of alternative tourism activities management in the Argentinian-Chilean Great Lakes Corridor; an analysis of the visitors of Superaüi National...

Author(s)
Lück, M.; Kirstges, T.
Publisher
Multilingual Matters Ltd, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2002, 5, 3/4, pp 167-374
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This book discusses tourism development in Namibia. It consists of 12 major chapters. Chapter 2 explores the opportunities and challenges of implementing a national tourism policy in Namibia, as perceived by tourism entrepreneurs. Chapter 3 presents the South African experiences for local economic...

Author(s)
Hottola, P.
ISBN
2009 CABI (H ISBN 9781845935085)
Type
Book
Abstract

Sustainable tourism potential is the measure of the ability and opportunity of material and nonmaterial elements to attract tourists to a destination that takes full account of its current and future socioeconomic and environmental impacts, while addressing the needs of visitors, the industry, the...

Author(s)
Kursah, M. B.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism Review International, 2017, 21, 1, pp 63-80
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Tourism is Kenya's leading foreign exchange earner, yielding the country over US$500m annually. The industry contributes over 10% of the GDP to the national economy. However, considering that the industry experienced a slump over the period 1994-2003, there are challenges on how to sustain the...

Author(s)
Wadawi, J. A. K.; Bresler, N.; Okech, R. N.; Nedelea, A.
Publisher
"Stefan cel Mare" University of Suceava, Suceava, Romania
Citation
Revista de Turism, 2009, No.8, pp 34-39
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The main objective of the present research was to understand residents' opinions regarding community-based tourism in Cape Verde, with a special emphasis on their perceptions of the impacts that tourism has on their community and personal lives, as well as residents' influence through their...

Author(s)
Castillo Canalejo, A. M.; Sánchez Cañizares, S. M.
Publisher
Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Turísticos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
Estudios y Perspectivas en Turismo, 2017, 26, 3, pp 644-661
Abstract

This study seeks answers to what extent tourism policies have succeeded in addressing the problem of inequalities in the development of the Eastern Cape province, and the extent to which the informal sector has not been given the recognition it deserves to be a leading player in the progress made...

Author(s)
Acheampong, K. O.; Tichaawa, T. M.
Publisher
AFAHPER-SD, Thohoandou, South Africa
Citation
African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance, 2015, 21, Suppl. 1, pp 111-124

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