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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

Since their creation in 1872, most 'protected natural areas' have been considered as probably the greatest achievement of nature conservation. Many countries have such spaces within their territories and many visitors, native or foreign, use some of their free time to get to know them. In this...

Author(s)
Schmitz, M. F.
Publisher
WIT Press, Southampton, UK
Citation
Tourism and natural protected areas, 2014, pp 152 pp.
Abstract

Using KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa as a case study, this book highlights both the benefits and trade-offs in promoting and managing sustainable nature- tourism development, and assesses how policy can enhance nature tourism's contribution to economic growth, poverty reduction, and conservation....

Author(s)
Aylward, B.; Lutz, E.
Publisher
World Bank, Washington, USA
Citation
Nature tourism, conservation, and development in Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa, 2003, pp xxii + 475 pp.
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Cover for Private sector tourism in conservation areas in Africa.

This book deals with private sector tourism in conservation areas in sub-Saharan Africa and the various potential partnership models involving different combinations of stakeholders. The focus of this book is on accommodation, and the finance and operation of lodges in sub-Saharan Africa. The...

Author(s)
Snyman, S.; Spenceley, A.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786393555)
Type
Book
Abstract

The book explores the potential benefits and pitfalls of nature tourism, an innovative concept that links natural resource conservation with local economic development, providing a viable economic alternative to environmental exploitation. The first of two parts looks at key ecotourism destinations ...

Publisher
Island Press, Washington, D.C., USA
Citation
Nature tourism: managing for the environment., 1991, pp xii + 223pp.
Abstract

The geography, vegetation and fauna of Ranch de Nazinga national game park in Burkina Faso are described and illustrated with outstanding colour plates. From 1998 to 2004 the Wallonia region of Belgium supported Nazinga with an ambitious programme of research and rehabilitation of water points....

Author(s)
Simonet, M. D.; Lutgen, B.
Publisher
Les Presses Agronomiques de Gembloux, A.S.B.L., Gembloux, Belgium
Citation
Nazinga, 2008, pp 312 pp.
Abstract

The results of a study which was designed to establish whether ecotourism can provide access to attractive sources of income, which would not only facilitate the effective preservation of protected areas but also the sustainable development of the peripheral zones of protected areas are presented....

Author(s)
Buglass, D.
Publisher
London: Weltforum Verlag., UK
Citation
Ecotourism as a conservation instrument?: Making conservation projects more attractive., 1995, 117, pp xiii + 327 pp.
Abstract

This source book aims to bring the concepts and science underlying nature conservation to the attention of those whose professional remit is to manage tropical forests for a range of users. The book developed from a series of notes prepared for a training course for the Uganda Forest Department in...

Author(s)
Grove, S.
Publisher
Commonwealth Secretariat, London, UK
Citation
A nature conservation source-book for forestry professionals., 1998, pp xxviii + 199 pp.
Abstract

Part 1 describes the Budongo Forest Project, which aims to combine biodiversity research, conservation studies and applied information exchange for this Ugandan forest. Part 2 presents the conference introductions. Part 3 includes three papers on: using tourism as a tool in sustainable community...

Author(s)
Wallis, J.
Publisher
Department for International Development, London, UK
Citation
The 2nd Budongo Conference: Development through Conservation, Nyabyeya Forestry College, Masindi, Uganda, 7-8 September 2000, 2001, pp iii + 71 pp.
Abstract

Detailed case studies are presented that explore the complexity of modern tourism relationships. The book challenges the often assumed primacy of the relationships between hosts and their guests, arguing that virtually all forms of tourism are mediated by parties who stand outside of such immediate ...

Publisher
State University of New York Press, Albany, NY, USA
Citation
Tourism and culture: an applied perspective., 1997, pp viii + 221 pp.

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