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The 2004 WTO Tourism Policy Forum on tourism's potential as a sustainable development strategy had 5 principal objectives: (1) exchange views with bilateral and multilateral donor organizations, as well as representative recipients; (2) discuss sustainable tourism development strategies in relation ...

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 iii + 156 pp.
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This book includes the 13 presentations discussed and the conclusions reached at the seminar on "tourism as a catalyst for sustainable development in Africa". The seminar addressed this issue through three closely related topics: ecotourism as a tool for sustainable development; tourism as a tool...

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism: a catalyst for sustainable development in Africa, Abuja, Nigeria, 26-27 April 2002, 2002, pp 136 pp.
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This proceedings includes the 14 papers presented at the title conference. Tourism as an instrument of prosperity, sustainable development and poverty reduction were some of the main topics emphasized during the conference. Other issues discussed included: macroeconomics, peace dividends,...

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism, peace and sustainable development for Africa, Luanda, Angola, 29-30 May 2003, 2003, pp 276 pp.
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This book aims to provide analytical and empirical tools in support of the idea that sustainability is not just about regulating and controlling the negative impacts of tourism, but also about policies and actions that aim to reinforce the benefits and reduce the costs of tourism, in order to make...

Author(s)
Brau, R.; Lanza, A.; Usai, S.
Publisher
Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Cheltenham, UK
Citation
Tourism and sustainable economic development: macroeconomic models and empirical methods, 2008, pp xix + 238 pp.
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This collection of seven papers focuses on geotourism and mining tourism, sustainable development, tourist perceptions, and the application of IT technologies in tourism. The first paper looks at the possibilities of tourism development in Hungarian rural settlements with brownfields. The second...

Publisher
Texas A & M University Press, College Station, USA
Citation
e-Review of Tourism Research, 2016, 13, 1/2, pp 296-421
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Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
World Tourism Organization Seminar Proceedings: policies, strategies and tools for the sustainable development of tourism, Almaty, Kazakhstan, 26 April, 2006, 2007, pp 119 pp.
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This volume contains the proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Ecosystems and Sustainable Development that was held in Coimbra (Portugal) in September 2007. ECOSUD offers a unique opportunity and encourages the interdisciplinary communication between scientists, engineers and...

Author(s)
Tiezzi, E.; Marques, J. C.; Brebbia, C. A.; Jørgensen, S. E.
Publisher
WIT Press, Southampton, UK
Citation
Ecosystems and sustainable development VI, 2007, pp xvi + 567 pp.
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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
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This proceedings includes 15 papers presented during the conference. The topics of these papers include the contribution of national parks and ecotourist sites to the socioeconomics of different countries, sustainable forest management, the relation between tourism, conservation and sustainable...

Author(s)
Weaver, P. L.; Bauer, G. P.
Publisher
USDA Forest Service, Rio Pedras, Puerto Rico
Citation
Linking conservation, tourism and sustainable development in the Caribbean. Proceedings of the Fourteenth Meeting of Caribbean Foresters in Dominica, 28 April - 2 May, 2008, 2009, pp v + 110 pp.
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Twelve papers from the title conference are presented. The conference covered several issues related to tourism globalization and its socioeconomic impacts as well as cultural and environmental implications. More specifically, it covered topics dealing with: liberalization of tourism services under ...

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism in a globalized society, Alexandria, Egypt, 24 June 2002, 2003, pp ii + 121 pp.

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