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This commentary considers how tourism geographers could engage with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to analyse the linkages between tourism and sustainable development.

Author(s)
Scheyvens, R.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Geographies, 2018, 20, 2, pp 341-342
Abstract

The potential of tourism to contribute to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development is discussed. It is also argued that the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development is an opportunity to advance the contribution of tourism to inclusive and sustainable growth.

Author(s)
Rifai, T.
Publisher
International Trade Centre UNCTAD/WTO, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Trade Forum, 2017, No.1, pp 16-17
Abstract

Rural tourism has been seen during the last decades as a means for economic development of sensitive localities, especially in rural areas. However, little research has been conducted on the sustainability of the development induced by tourism activities in rural areas, and even so, with...

Author(s)
Ibănescu, B. C.; Stoleriu, O. M.; Munteanu, A.; Iațu, C.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2018, 10, 10, pp 3529
Abstract

With its focus on technical assistance delivered through the Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF), this report assesses how trade-related technical assistance can contribute to enhancing tourism's contribution to sustainable development in least developed countries (LDCs). For the purpose of this...

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism for sustainable development in least developed countries: leveraging resources for sustainable tourism with the Enhanced Integrated Framework, 2017, pp 38 pp.
Abstract

Sustainable development has been a hot topic in the international community for some years. Sustainable investment in tourism now plays an important role in economic growth; increasing employment and helping in the adjustment of the economic structure in the host country. Although government...

Author(s)
Tai Ping
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2014, 29, 10, pp 89-96
Abstract

Tourism and agriculture are important contributors to the development of local economies. Many developing nations that are now experiencing rapid tourism growth have agrarian societies and tourism is the first or second source of export earnings. In this context, the main objective of this study is ...

Author(s)
Sanches-Pereira, A.; Onguglo, B.; Pacini, H.; Gómez, M. F.; Coelho, S. T.; Muwanga, M. K.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Cleaner Production, 2017, 162, pp 1567-1581
Abstract

Purpose - The purpose of this paper is to critically review the contributions made by the articles in this theme issue with reference to the literature and by examining the linkages between global economic change and the sustainable development efforts of tourism-dependent economies....

Author(s)
Clayton, A. H.; Ajagunna, I. A.; Pinnock, F. H.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bingley, UK
Citation
Worldwide Hospitality and Tourism Themes, 2014, 6, 2, pp 191-196
Abstract

The Pacific Island Countries (PICs) face the most daunting development challenge in the world: they are extraordinarily isolated, very small, and saddled with fragmented markets, inadequate infrastructure, fragile ecosystems, and exceptionally high vulnerability to climate change. While political...

Author(s)
Picciotto, R.
Publisher
Guild of Independent Scholars, East Lansing, USA
Citation
Journal of Asia Pacific Studies, 2018, 4, 4, pp 527-553
Abstract

The concept of National Forest Park (NFP) is mainly used in mainland China. Originating in 1982, NFP embodies a "top-down" concept and associated program launched by the Chinese government. It is aimed at promoting forest-based tourism and economic development under the premise of protecting forest ...

Author(s)
Chen ZiRu; Fu WeiCong; Bosch, C. C. K. van den; Pan Hui; Huang ShuPing; Zhu ZhiPeng; Qiao YuXuan; Wang NanNan; Dong JianWen
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Forests, 2019, 10, 4, pp 323
Abstract

A problem of the entire humanity, sustainable development must be approached globally in all its aspects and, first of all, it must be improved with the help of the economy, a consistent human activity focusing on satisfying needs, increasing social welfare and protecting the environment. The...

Author(s)
Camarda, A. L.; Daniș, A. E.
Publisher
World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society Press (WSEAS Press), Wisconsin, USA
Citation
Advances in environmental development, geomatics engineering and tourism. Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Environment, Ecosystems and Development (EED'14), Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on sustainable Tourism and Cultural Heritage (STACH'14), Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference of Geodesy & Geomatics Engineering (GENG'14), Brasov, Romania 26-28, 2014, 2014, pp 132-137

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