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In an empirical research, this research reflects to what extent the HIV/AIDS pandemic disease might be a danger in an emerging sector like the tourism sector in Mauritius, its negative impact worldwide and on our in five stars hotels. Indeed, to attract tourism from abroad they must feel secure in...

Author(s)
Uppiah, V.
Publisher
University of Mauritius, Mauritius
Citation
4th Advances in Hospitality & Tourism Marketing & Management Conference, Mauritius, 25-27 June 2014, 2014, pp 878-896
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Small Island Developing States (SIDS) in the Indian Ocean (Mauritius, Rodrigues, Seychelles or Madagascar) received a serious legal blow with an influx of tourists affected with HIV/AIDS in recent times. And the situation is becoming alarming both among local residents and tourists. No proper...

Author(s)
Gunputh, R. P.; Hurry, U.; Singh, U. G.; Sameerchand Pudaruh
Publisher
Sun Yat-sen University and Washington State University, Guangzhou, China
Citation
Conference proceedings, the 6th Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Marketing and Management Conference, Guangzhou, China, 14-17 July 2016, 2016, pp 75-78
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Despite Mauritius is a tourist destination, there is not yet a proper legislation on medical tourists and/or there is no reliable data or surveys, in contrast to UK, about how many medical tourists come to Mauritius annually or how much money tourists spend in Mauritius prior to their departure?...

Author(s)
Gunputh, R. P.
Publisher
University of Mauritius, Mauritius
Citation
4th Advances in Hospitality & Tourism Marketing & Management Conference, Mauritius, 25-27 June 2014, 2014, pp 897-916
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Cover for Tourism strategies and local responses in Southern Africa.

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

Background: Sex tourism among men who have sex with men (MSM) may exacerbate transmission of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections (STIs). Sex tourism is defined as purchasing sex with gifts or money outside of one's hometown. Our objective was to characterize the frequency,...

Author(s)
Mao, J.; Tang WeiMing; Liu ChunCheng; Wong NgaiSze; Tang SongYuan; Wei ChongYi; Tucker, J. D.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Public Health, 2018, 18, 306, pp (2 March 2018)
Abstract

Female sex tourism has become an accepted income generator for many underemployed men in Jamaica who seek to reap economic benefits from relationships with visiting tourist women. This issue provides contexts to explore the numerous ways in which health intersects with issues of masculinity,...

Author(s)
Johnson, L. C.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Culture, Health & Sexuality, 2016, 18, 9, pp 1025-1038
Abstract

Indonesia defined as tourist destination where the international and domestic tourists enjoy the tourist attractions. Prostitution existing in tourism place may increase the prevalence of HIV/AIDS. The incidence and the spread of AIDS in many areas in West Java become a problem for tourism...

Author(s)
Heriana, C.; Rana, S.; Suparman, R.; Sukmanawati, D.
Publisher
Faculty of Public Health Universitas Indonesia, Depok, Indonesia
Citation
Kesmas: National Public Health Journal, 2018, 12, 4, pp 153-158
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Malawi has for a long time relied on agriculture for the generation of foreign exchange. Due to varied reasons like climate change, the Malawi government has, therefore, identified tourism as one way of boosting foreign exchange earnings and is already in the process of developing the sector...

Author(s)
Bisika, T.
Publisher
College of Medicine and the Medical Association of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
Citation
Malawi Medical Journal, 2009, 21, 2, pp 75-80
Abstract

Every year thousands of Western men travel to Thailand as sex tourists to participate in paid-for sex. Although many of these men will use condoms to protect themselves against sexually transmitted infections (STIs), others will not, despite the risks. By applying Steven Lyng's (1990) concept of...

Author(s)
Bishop, S.; Limmer, M.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Sex Research, 2018, 55, 7, pp 871-879
Abstract

In this article, we use syndemic theory to examine socio-structural factors that result in heightened vulnerability to HIV infection and drug addiction among Dominican deportees who survive post-deportation through informal tourism labor. Through an ongoing NIDA-funded ethnographic study of the...

Author(s)
Padilla, M.; Colón-Burgos, J. F.; Varas-Díaz, N.; Matiz-Reyes, A.; Parker, C. M.
Publisher
Wiley, Boston, USA
Citation
Medical Anthropology Quarterly, 2018, 32, 4, pp 498-519

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