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The United Nations World Tourism Organization endorses tourism for economic development and poverty reduction in developing countries, emphasising the role of micro-, small- and medium-sized tourism enterprises. In Kenya, community-based enterprises (CBEs) are preferred. This paper evaluates CBE...

Author(s)
Manyara, G.; Jones, E.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2007, 15, 6, pp 628-644
Abstract

Purpose - Archaeological, palaeontological and geological research has been conducted in Kenya for many years. These research efforts have resulted in exceptional depth of understanding of the region's cultural heritage including those with rock art. Unfortunately, very few of the research...

Author(s)
Borona, G.; Ndiema, E.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bradford, UK
Citation
Journal of Cultural Heritage Management and Sustainable Development, 2014, 4, 2, pp 184-195
Abstract

This chapter focuses on the case of Narok District, Kenya, and on the problem of land degradation and land use conflicts linked to land fragmentation and changing land tenure situation. The change from a traditional pastoral to a sedentary life style is associated with a number of socioeconomic and ...

Author(s)
Gicheru, P.; Makokha, S. N.; Chen Le; Gachimbi, L. N.; Wamuongo, J. W.
Publisher
Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, UK
Citation
Land use policies for sustainable development: exploring integrated assessment approaches, 2012, pp 148-166
Abstract

This proceedings contains nine papers classified into three sections: mountain development, mountain research and mountain notes. The papers in the mountain development section present very different tools and approaches to sustainable development in mountains, and analyse how they can best be...

Author(s)
Hurni, H.; Molden, D.
Publisher
International Mountain Society (IMS), Berne, Switzerland
Citation
Mountain Research and Development, 2012, 32, 4, pp 389 + 461-486
Abstract

Can existing Afro-alpine tourism promote poverty mitigation and resolve regional disparities? This article explores the significance of alpine tourism in the Mt Kenya region based on analysis of the state of the art and official statistical data along with own surveys, mapping activities, and...

Author(s)
Steinicke, E.; Neuburger, M.
Publisher
International Mountain Society (IMS), Berne, Switzerland
Citation
Mountain Research and Development, 2012, 32, 4, pp 420-430
Abstract

Following an overview of the performance of the tourism sector in Kenya, this paper examines the country's experience with public-private partnerships and local community participation in tourism development.

Author(s)
Mugo, B.
Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism, peace and sustainable development for Africa, Luanda, Angola, 29-30 May 2003, 2003, pp 129-153
Abstract

This book develops a research paradigm for tourism by introducing the concept of 'tourismscapes', namely, the complex processes of ordering of people and things. Further, it uses case studies from the Netherlands, Costa Rica, Tanzania and Kenya to inform a review of the relation between tourism and ...

Author(s)
Duim, V. R. van der
Publisher
Wageningen Universiteit (Wageningen University), Wageningen, Netherlands
Citation
Tourismscapes: an actor-network perspective on sustainable tourism development, 2005, pp 283 pp.
Abstract

The idea that tourism could be a vital contributor to economic growth in developing countries was officially supported by various international organizations in the 1960s. However, thirty years later, although important contributions have been made by tourism, various unforeseen problems have...

Citation
Téoros, Revue de Recherche en Tourisme, 1994, 13, 2, pp 47 pp.
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Publisher
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
Towards integrated management and sustainable development of Kenya's coast. Findings and recommendations for an action strategy in the Nyali-Bamburi-Shanzu area, 1996, pp ix + 77 pp.

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