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The objective of the 'Macroeconomic Reforms and Sustainable Development in Southern Africa' project was to facilitate the attainment of sustainable development objectives agreed at the UN's Earth Summit held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in June 1992, in which Tanzania participated. The two natural...

Author(s)
Kulindwa, K.
Publisher
Carfax Publishing, Taylor & Francis Ltd, Basingstoke, UK
Citation
Development Southern Africa, 2002, 19, 3, pp 389-403
Abstract

Wetlands provide important and diverse benefits to people around the world, contributing provisioning, regulating, habitat, and cultural services. Wetlands in South Africa are under pressure from drainage, clearance for cultivation, and encroachment of invasive plants. The aim of this study was to...

Author(s)
Ndlazi, Q. L.; Musampa, C. M.; Nakin, M. D. V.; Longo-Mbenza, B.
Publisher
WIT Press, Southampton, UK
Citation
WIT Transactions on Ecology and the Environment, 2017, 210, pp 677-686
Abstract

South Africa has over 4 700 storage dams, about 700 of which are owned and controlled by Government. Public dams were primarily constructed for domestic, irrigation and industrial water supply. Over time secondary uses for recreation and tourism have been established. Many of the public dams have...

Author(s)
Hara, M. M.; Backeberg, G. R.
Publisher
Water Research Commission, Gezina, South Africa
Citation
Water SA, 2014, 40, 2, pp 277-286
Abstract

In this section, 6 tourism ministers describe various aspects of sustainable tourism development in their respective countries (South Africa, Jordan, Honduras, Lesotho, Nicaragua, and Andorra). For each country (except Andorra), brief statements are presented concerning the following: summary of...

Author(s)
Fayos-Solà, E.; Weiss, B.; Río, I. M. del
Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism's potential as a sustainable development strategy. Proceedings from the 2004 WTO tourism policy forum at the George Washington University, Washington, D.C., USA, 18-20 October 2004, 2005, pp 21-35
Abstract

Chronically high poverty levels prevailing in the Ingwe municipality (South Africa) have helped to galvanize the local municipality to embark on a pro-poor development intervention. Anchored on a pro-poor tourism drive, the initiative seeks to encourage sustainable development for impoverished...

Author(s)
Gardyne, S.; Hill, T. R.; Nel, E. L.
Publisher
Africa Institute of South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa
Citation
Africa Insight, 2005, 35, 4, pp 121-129
Abstract

This paper looks at the concept of pro-poor tourism and how it can be applied, using as examples recent work in South Africa and Gambia. The roles of governments and donors in pro-poor tourism are outlined.

Author(s)
Goodwin, H.
Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism: a catalyst for sustainable development in Africa, Abuja, Nigeria, 26-27 April 2002, 2002, pp 54-71
Abstract

Cameroon which is situated at the Gulf of Guinea between 2° and 13° at latitude North and between 9° and 16° at latitude East, like many other developing countries, presents many problems attached to the management of water resources. In fact, several political, social, economic and environmental...

Author(s)
Guy-Romain, K. K.; Mpakam, H. G.; Ndonwy, S. A.; Bopda, S. L. D.; Ekodeck, G. E.
Publisher
Editions en Environment, Montreal, Canada
Citation
VertigO - La Revue Electronique en Sciences de l'Environment, 2006, 7, 2, pp unpaginated
Abstract

This article analyses strategies for 'pro-poor tourism' (PPT), i.e. strategies that increase the benefits to poor people from tourism development. Based on an international review of 6 pro-poor tourism case studies, it outlines the wide range of pro-poor tourism strategies used and their impacts to ...

Author(s)
Ashley, C.; Roe, D.
Publisher
Carfax Publishing, Taylor & Francis Ltd, Basingstoke, UK
Citation
Development Southern Africa, 2002, 19, 1, pp 61-82

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