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With its focus on technical assistance delivered through the Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF), this report assesses how trade-related technical assistance can contribute to enhancing tourism's contribution to sustainable development in least developed countries (LDCs). For the purpose of this...

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism for sustainable development in least developed countries: leveraging resources for sustainable tourism with the Enhanced Integrated Framework, 2017, pp 38 pp.
Abstract

Sustainable development has been a hot topic in the international community for some years. Sustainable investment in tourism now plays an important role in economic growth; increasing employment and helping in the adjustment of the economic structure in the host country. Although government...

Author(s)
Tai Ping
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2014, 29, 10, pp 89-96
Abstract

Tourism and agriculture are important contributors to the development of local economies. Many developing nations that are now experiencing rapid tourism growth have agrarian societies and tourism is the first or second source of export earnings. In this context, the main objective of this study is ...

Author(s)
Sanches-Pereira, A.; Onguglo, B.; Pacini, H.; Gómez, M. F.; Coelho, S. T.; Muwanga, M. K.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Cleaner Production, 2017, 162, pp 1567-1581
Abstract

The cultural heritage represents an important asset that can be engaged and capitalized in order to support the sustainable development of the local communities. Turning to the best account of the cultural heritage represents also an important driver for the sustainable development of the travel...

Author(s)
Dugulan, D.; Popescu, I. C.; Vegheș, C.
Publisher
Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, Sibiu, Romania
Citation
Revista Economica, 2012, No.Suppl. 3, pp 135-141
Abstract

Small island countries tend to develop their economy by means of tourism and thus overcome poverty. However, such a tendency often leads to difficulties in achieving a balance between economic development and enviromental protection. Though Maldives promote themselves as a sustainable destination,...

Author(s)
Ćirić, B.; Vladušić, L.
Publisher
Faculty of Hotel Management and Tourism, University of Kragujevac, Vrnjačka Banja, Serbia
Citation
Hotel and Tourism Management, 2017, 5, 1, pp 44-54
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This research analyses the development process of the municipalities belonging to the tourist circuit of the Trilha dos Inconfidentes. For this, a tourism development index (IDT), composed of five dimensions (income, education, childhood, housing and longevity) and was calculated for the years...

Author(s)
Souza, J. W. M. de; Shiki, S. de F. N.; Pereira, P. A. R.
Publisher
Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Turísticos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
Estudios y Perspectivas en Turismo, 2015, 24, 3, pp 547-569
Abstract

Cide is a district of Kastamonu in the Black Sea Region located in the northwest part of Turkey. Cide district, 140 km from Kastamonu, has many values including existing tourism potential, especially in terms of sustainable development. The characteristics of Cide should be assessed well. The...

Author(s)
Ibret, B. U.; Aydİnozu, D.; Bastemur, C.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
International Journal of Sustainable Development and World Ecology, 2013, 20, 2, pp 134-141
Abstract

This paper characterizes the physical-geographical and socio-economic features of Bahias de Papanoa (Mexico) and analyses the potential of tourism as trigger of local sustainable development in this area.

Author(s)
Ruíz Benítez, J. A.; Niño Gutiérrez, N. S.
Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Forestales, Agrícolas y Pecuarias (INIFAP), Mexico City, Mexico
Citation
Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Agrícolas, 2015, 6, Especial 12, pp 427-433
Abstract

This book illustrates tourism and development through a collection of 64 key papers which have contributed to knowledge of and debates in this significant area of tourism studies. It has four volumes addressing (1) the tourism-development dilemma (the benefits and costs of tourism), (2) tourism and ...

Author(s)
Sharpley, R.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Tourism and development, 2015, pp 1296 pp.
Abstract

The study analyses the role of the Mljet National Park and tourism under the demographic, economic and environmental changes on Mljet Island in order to estimate their implications for sustainable development. Key indicators have been determined according to statistical data, a field survey and...

Author(s)
Šulc, I.; Valjak, V.
Publisher
Hrvatsko Geografsko Drustvo (Croatian Geographical Society, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Hrvatski Geografski Glasnik, 2012, 74, 1, pp 161-185

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