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Cover for 'Make a difference!': the role of sending organizations in volunteer tourism.

This chapter explores the role that sending organizations play in developing and maintaining volunteer tourism programmes (VTPs) that benefit both the volunteer tourists and the host organizations. Two case studies are presented: the Foundation for Sustainable Development (FSD) and the...

Author(s)
Raymond, E.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845933807)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This paper suggests 'management of demand' in the context of a careful target-marketing approach as an important instrument for the sustainable development of a tourist destination. Traditionally, destination areas plan and manage in a rather product and resource-centred way. An increased marketing ...

Author(s)
Kastenholz, E.
Publisher
Multilingual Matters Ltd, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2004, 12, 5, pp 388-408
Abstract

Corporate social responsibility (CSR) practices have shown evidence of success in marketing and business outcomes, even during financial crisis periods and in the context of small businesses. This paper presents a case study of a small company producing digital albums that launched a digital...

Author(s)
Casais, B.; Sousa, B.
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
World Review of Entrepreneurship, Management and Sustainable Development, 2019, 15, 1/2, pp 29-41
Abstract

The diffusion of residential and commercial low-density settlements is a phenomenon observed in both urban and rural areas of Europe irrespective of their development level and urban form. In southern Europe, the socioeconomic and territorial characteristics of regions experiencing sprawl are...

Author(s)
Salvatia, L.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
International Journal of Sustainable Development and World Ecology, 2013, 20, 2, pp 109-115
Abstract

The proceedings are presented of an international workshop that was convened to provide a forum for: (1) reflection on and discussion of international processes and decisions on tourism, biological diversity and sustainable development; (2) formulation of statements on the proposed Convention on...

Author(s)
Meyer, M.; Garbe, C.; Gerstenberger, L.; Grant, H.
Publisher
Bundesamt für Naturschutz (German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation), Bonn, Germany
Citation
BfN - Skripten (Bundesamt fur Naturschutz), 2003, No.77, pp 39 pp.
Abstract

A model of sustainable development is presented with the goal of sustainable, organic rural development based on nature conservation, agriculture and tourism suitable for the maintenance of biodiversity, the local population and landscape whilst exploiting comparative advantages. Land use, energy...

Author(s)
Kocsis, A.
Citation
Falu, 1999, 14, 2, pp 43-54
Abstract

It is proposed the creation of a Natural Reserve of Multiple Use (RNUM) in Simoca, Graneros departments and La Cocha Southeast (Province of Tucumán). RNUM objective is to make compatible the rural development with the environmental preservation and recovery. The proposal has a central point, which...

Author(s)
González, J. A.; Salas, H. H.; Chani, J. M.
Publisher
Fundación Miguel Lillo, Ministerio de Educación y Justicia, San Miguel de Tucuma, Argentina
Citation
Serie Conservatión de la Naturaleza, 2009, No.18, pp 18 pp.
AbstractFull Text

The "Wine Villages Network" (Douro, Portugal), formulated as a result of the local reconstruction and promotion in a group of Douro villages, aimed to encourage people to settle and deepen the area's socioeconomic dynamics. Based in a territory where the wine and tourism industries complement each...

Author(s)
Gonçalves, E.
Publisher
Universidad de la Laguna, La Laguna, Spain
Citation
PASOS: Revista de Turismo y Patrimonio Cultural, 2018, 16, 2, pp 457-464
Abstract

A comparison of the environmental standards that have been adopted by hotels in Croatia and elsewhere is presented. The influence of individual governments' policy initiatives in encouraging the establishment of such standards is discussed.

Author(s)
Petrić, L.
Citation
Tourism and Hospitality Management, 1999, 5, 1/2, pp 107-118
Abstract

Port Dickson is the only coastal district in Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia which is a favourite weekend getaway for people from Malaysia as well as Singapore. Impacts of tourism activities, shipping, refineries, land reclaiming activities, coastal zone management construction and insufficient sewage...

Author(s)
Sarva Mangala Praveena; Siti Shapor Siraj; Ahmad Kimon Suleiman; Ahmad Zaharin Aris
Publisher
Academic Journals Inc., New York, USA
Citation
Research Journal of Environmental Sciences, 2011, 5, 12, pp 841-849

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