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Several papers in this focus issue contribute to a better understanding of the root causes of food insecurity in mountain areas and provide insights into possible options towards more sustainable food systems. Other papers offer insights on other themes relevant to sustainable mountain development, ...

Author(s)
Mathez-Stiefel, S. L.; Zimmermann, A. B.; Dach, S. W. von; Molden, D.; Breu, T.
Publisher
International Mountain Society (IMS), Berne, Switzerland
Citation
Mountain Research and Development, 2018, 38, 4, pp 276-406
Abstract

The application of sustainable development (SD) in organisational strategy has been debated for over 20 years. There is much social and political support for sustainability, but very little empirical research into its value, particularly to public sector organisations. This paper reports on the...

Author(s)
Mitchell, R.; Wooliscroft, B.; Higham, J. E. S.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2013, 21, 5, pp 695-715
Abstract

This paper highlights the emergent enthusiasm for tourism as a saviour for economic development in the Chatham Islands. The Chatham Islands are a remote, economically depressed region of New Zealand. Traditional income streams are in decline and tourism offers a way to redress such a decline....

Author(s)
Cardow, A.; Wiltshier, P.
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Entrepreneurship & Small Business, 2010, 10, 4, pp 484-498
Abstract

The paper attempts to present the issue of sustainable development of tourism lakes on the example of New Zealand, classified as world leaders in the field of tourism use of the lakes, and Australia featuring a variety of interesting use of the lakes, not only from tourism, point of view. The study ...

Author(s)
Kurleto, M.
Publisher
Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Warminsko-Mazurskiego w Olsztynie, Olsztyn, Poland
Citation
Polish Journal of Natural Sciences, 2013, 28, 1, pp 91-106
Abstract

The Punakaiki Coastal Restoration Project (PCRP) is a case study in partnership and collaboration, which outlines how a consultative approach to mine closure can deliver shared benefits and create new endeavors that advance conservation, knowledge of biodiversity, and a broader understanding of the ...

Author(s)
Smith, C. M. S.; Bowie, M. H.; Hahner, J. L.; Boyer, S.; Kim, Y. N.; Zhong, H. T.; Abbott, M.; Rhodes, S.; Sharp, D.; Dickinson, N.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Catena, 2016, 136, pp 91-103
Abstract

This book addresses many of the key themes that are seen as challenges to achieve sustainability and to mitigate climate change impacts in the near future, in the tourism sector. In particular it focuses on the economic drivers for growth in tourism as they relate to sustainable development,...

Author(s)
Reddy, V.; Wilkes, K.
Publisher
Routledge, Taylor & Francis, London, UK
Citation
Tourism, climate change and sustainability, 2012, pp 284 pp.
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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 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 paper originates from a concern about the potential obstacles for sustainable development associated with spatial and temporal dimensions of coach tourism in New Zealand. For this reason, the travel patterns of coach tours in New Zealand were analysed in terms of their geographical and...

Author(s)
Becken, S.
Publisher
Routledge, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Geographies, 2005, 7, 1, pp 23-42
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

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