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The potential of tourism to contribute to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development is discussed. It is also argued that the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development is an opportunity to advance the contribution of tourism to inclusive and sustainable growth.

Author(s)
Rifai, T.
Publisher
International Trade Centre UNCTAD/WTO, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Trade Forum, 2017, No.1, pp 16-17
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

Despite the growing importance of foreign direct investment (FDI) in tourism for developing countries and its perceived developmental importance, there are few empirical impact studies. This paper explores tourism FDI and poverty alleviation through both the literature and a detailed review in The...

Author(s)
Davidson, L.; Sahli, M.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2015, 23, 2, pp 167-187
AbstractFull Text

The aim of this study was the development of a tool-kit for determination of the societal value of tourism, applicable on national as well as on regional and community levels with emphasis on a deeper interaction between economic and social development and environmental protection of the country....

Author(s)
Fodranova, I.; Kubičková, V.; Michalková, A.
Publisher
Institute for Tourism, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Tourism (Zagreb), 2015, 63, 4, pp 423-434
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.
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This article examines the relationship between territory, tourism and sustainable development in the "Quebrada de Humahuaca" (Jujuy, Argentina) mainly from its Declaration as World Heritage Site by the UNESCO in 2003 under the category of cultural landscape. It deals with the changes (material and...

Author(s)
Salleras, L.
Publisher
Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Turísticos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
Estudios y Perspectivas en Turismo, 2011, 20, 5, pp 1123-1143
Abstract

Cruising tourism in the world, as well as in The Republic of Croatia, has significantly increased. The increase in cruising ship traffic has a beneficial effect on the economy of The Republic of Croatia, and therefore on social satisfaction too. However, the intensification of cruising vessel...

Author(s)
Perić, T.; Oršulić, M.
Publisher
Ćira Carića 4, Dubrovnik, Croatia
Citation
Naše More, 2011, 58, 5/6, pp 219-228
Abstract

For the many ethnic minorities in China, the country's current rapid development is resulting in lasting effects on both traditions and the local environment. This study focuses on the Naxi people of Lijiang, in China's Yunnan Province, with the objective of investigating the effects of tourism on...

Author(s)
Voeller, E.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Melbourne, Australia
Citation
Lakes and Reservoirs: Research and Management, 2011, 16, 3, pp 223-229
Abstract

Tourism as an industry has many kinds of impacts on destinations and their communities. The presence of tourism could create the conditions for an economic development but in the same way produce negative effect (crowding out) and externalities (the Janus-face character). Between the different...

Author(s)
Séraphin, H.; Platania, M.; Spencer, P.; Modica, G.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2018, 10, 10, pp 3728
Abstract

The book Libro Blanco del Titulo de Grado en Turismo is a guide which includes aspects considered fundamental for the design of the Degree in Tourism in Spain. In such document, it is considered important to discuss about economic development of tourism, relating it to the sustainability of the...

Author(s)
Rodrigues Soares, J. R.
Publisher
Instituto de Estudios Turísticos, Centro de Documentación Turística de España, Madrid, Spain
Citation
Estudios Turísticos, 2017, No.211/212, pp 87-97

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