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This joint publication between UNWTO and the Organization of American States highlights case studies from across the Americas that showcase the contribution of tourism to sustainable development in line with the 17 universal SDGs. It shows how a common multi-stakeholder approach to tourism...

Citation
Tourism and the sustainable development goals - good practices in the Americas, 2018, pp 55 pp.
Abstract

Tourism is one of the key sectors expected to accelerate the global efforts towards sustainable development, and with this, there is a renewed interest in understanding and influencing tourists' attitude and behaviour. Analysis of data from 819 international tourists using structural equation...

Author(s)
Adongo, C. A.; Taale, F.; Adam, I.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Ecological Economics, 2018, 150, pp 251-263
Abstract

Since the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development in 1992 in Rio de Janeiro, sustainable development became an important issue. Sustainable development often focuses on a single sector or parameter such as tourism, energy supply, water management, different aspects of nature...

Author(s)
Wezel, A.; Weizenegger, S.
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Environment, Development and Sustainability, 2016, 18, 3, pp 717-737
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Balancing the sustainable development goals of nature conservation and recreational service provision is a big challenge for national park management today. We estimate tourist preferences on different attributes associated with reduction of tourism effects and development of tourism facilities in...

Author(s)
Sriarkarin, S.; Lee ChunHung
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism Management Perspectives, 2018, 28, pp 113-125
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Protected areas (PAs) constitute the largest global effort for biodiversity conservation and the maintenance of ecosystem services. Science-based management, grounded in methods co-designed by scientists and managers, is necessary to improve the efficiency of PAs to achieve these goals and to...

Author(s)
Moreno-Llorca, R. A.; García-Morales, V. J.; Lloréns-Montes, J. F.; Ramos-Ridao, Á. F.; Alcaraz-Segura, D.; Javier Navarrete, M.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Environmental Management, 2019, 233, pp 586-594
Abstract

This paper will deal with the degradation of the Nature Reserve, The Dragon's Garden, caused both by tourism but also human intervention, aspects which have been noticed from the study visits in the area.

Author(s)
Grec, A.
Publisher
De Gruyter Open, Warsaw, Poland
Citation
Present Environment and Sustainable Development, 2017, 11, 2, pp 219-231
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Protected areas (PAs) are one way of conserving biodiversity, and ecosystem services and human well-being and are now recognized as an integral part of sustainable development strategies. Over the past four decades there has been a ten-fold increase in the number of protected areas globally....

Author(s)
Rylance, A.; Snyman, S.; Spenceley, A.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism Review International, 2017, 21, 2, pp 139-149
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The aim of biodiversity conservation rise the issue of financing the administration of protected areas in a sustainable way. The scope of the paper is to seek solutions for a continuous sustainable financing of protected areas by internalization of ecosystem services values, focusing on 5 pilot...

Author(s)
Pache, R.; Birda, A.; Popa, B.
Publisher
Transilvania University Press, Brașov, Romania
Citation
Proceedings of the Biennial International Symposium. Forest and sustainable development, Brașov, Romania, 24-25th October 2014, 2015, pp 64-69
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This special issue is devoted to the analysis of tourism and related policies in various countries. The six selected papers illustrate the diversity of contexts and policies that are used, and highlight some of the challenges faced by tourism planners, developers and managers, as well as by local...

Author(s)
Wahnschafft, R.; Blanc, D. le
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Natural Resources Forum, 2013, 37, 2, pp 67-137
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The intensification and expansion of human and economic activity along the coast, during the last century, has increasingly hampered the coastal area, changing its original characteristics and causing damage to biological systems and to future generations. Increasing pressures and trends, in form...

Author(s)
Perković, I.
Publisher
Međimursko veleučilište u Čakovcu, Čakovec, Croatia
Citation
3. međunarodna konferencija Menadžment turizma i sporta, Tehnološki razvoj u funkciji održivog turizma i sporta, Sv. Martin na Muri, Croatia, 10. i 11. travnja 2014. Zbornik radova, 2014, pp 267-275

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