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Forecasts of high tourism growth in developing nations, where widespread poverty exists, has led to considerable interest in tourism as a tool for poverty alleviation. Powerful bureaucratic and business alliances have been forged to expand this programme. International development agencies are also ...

Author(s)
Chok, S.; Macbeth, J.; Warren, C.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Pro-poor tourism: who benefits? Perspectives on tourism and poverty reduction., 2007, pp 34-55
Abstract

It is of vital importance that nature-based tourist destinations maintain their natural resources in a sustainable way. Nature and wilderness are the main attractions for tourism in Iceland. The Central Highlands are uninhabited with little visible evidence of human influence except for some huts,...

Author(s)
Sæpórsdóttir, A. D.; Hall, C. M.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2018, 10, 7, pp 2315
Abstract

This chapter details sustainable development and management issues with respect to lake tourism in New Zealand and highlights some of the issues associated with water quality as a result of catchment activities and the value of lakes as a tourism and recreational resource. The chapter also details...

Author(s)
Hall, C. M.; Stoffels, M.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Lake tourism: an integrated approach to lacustrine tourism systems, 2005, pp 182-206
Abstract

This special issue focuses on climate change and the implications it has for tourism and transport. The 6 papers contributing to this issue highlight a range of issues and responses to the need for innovative practices both at the level of the firm and with respect to regulatory practices in...

Author(s)
Hall, C. M.
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Innovation & Sustainable Development, 2005, 1, 3, pp 184-262
Abstract

Although the potential impacts of climate change on tourism has been examined with respect to tourism destinations and resorts there is a dearth of information on the attitudes and behaviours of small firm entrepreneurs even though such enterprises make up by far the bulk of the tourism industry by ...

Author(s)
Hall, C. M.
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Innovation & Sustainable Development, 2005, 1, 3, pp 229-237
Abstract

The concept of sustainability is now integral to the lexicon of tourism and is increasingly becoming part of the discourse of mega-events. Yet despite the success of the concept of sustainable development in being adopted in tourism policy making and research, tourism is less sustainable then ever...

Author(s)
Hall, C. M.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Event Management, 2012, 16, 2, pp 119-131
Abstract

Forecasts of high tourism growth in developing nations, where widespread poverty exists, has led to considerable interest in tourism as a tool for poverty alleviation. Powerful bureaucratic and business alliances have been forged to expand this programme. International development agencies are also ...

Author(s)
Chok, S.; Macbeth, J.; Warren, C.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2007, 10, 2/3, pp 144-165
Abstract

A wide range of publications has shown that the tourism sector is increasingly environmentally unsustainable. This is mainly caused by the contribution of aviation to a large and growing amount of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by tourism. In the light of this, we present an overview of...

Author(s)
Peeters, P.; Gossling, S.; Becken, S.
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Innovation & Sustainable Development, 2005, 1, 3, pp 184-200
Abstract

Climate change-related processes have emerged as major issues in tourism development and management, particularly with respect to nature-based tourism, which is seen as especially vulnerable and is the sector of the industry that is the main focus of this study. The aim of the paper is to identify...

Author(s)
Saarinen, J.; Tervo, K.
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Innovation & Sustainable Development, 2005, 1, 3, pp 214-228
Abstract

This chapter explores the climate change effects of leisure-related tourism transport by presenting estimates of its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in 2000 and 2020. It is indicated that leisure-related transport's share (pkm based) will increase from 33% in 2000 to 44% in 2020. Unsustainable...

Author(s)
Peeters, P.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Tourism, recreation and climate change, 2005, pp 247-259

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