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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.
Abstract

Tourism and the Sustainable Development Goals - Journey to 2030 serves as a guide to how the tourism sector can contribute towards the implementation and achievement of the 17 SDGs. It aims to inspire governments, policymakers and tourism companies to incorporate relevant aspects of the SDGs into...

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism and the sustainable development goals - journey to 2030, 2017, pp 113 pp.
Abstract

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.
Abstract

Unlike much of the literature on sustainable development that has primarily an environmental and sociological perspective, this book is firmly grounded in economics - its theory and applications. Economics here is made to be the servant of policy in the field of tourism. If successful, the approach ...

Author(s)
Lanza, A.; Markandya, A.; Pigliaru, F.
Publisher
Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, UK
Citation
The economics of tourism and sustainable development, 2005, pp viii + 315 pp.
Abstract

The objective of this article is to evaluate the regional development risk for the luxury tourism sector in Saidia, north-eastern Morocco. The study aims to provide input for tourism-related water management and governance. Based on a thematic literature review from different disciplinary angles...

Author(s)
Tekken, V.; Kropp, J. P.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism Management Perspectives, 2015, 16, pp 325-334
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This paper highlights the importance of the tourism sector and of the need to develop it according to sustainability criteria. It reports on the World Tourism Organization's initiatives in relation to sustainable tourism and development, including: a recent study examining policies and instruments...

Author(s)
Frangialli, F.
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 13-16
Abstract

This study critically analyses the dynamics of national tourism policy formulation in Bangladesh, and identifies a number of policy initiatives that are essential for the sustainable development of Bangladesh tourism in days to come.

Author(s)
Hassan, A.; Kokkranikal, J.
Publisher
Texas A & M University Press, College Station, USA
Citation
e-Review of Tourism Research, 2018, 15, 1, pp 79-87
Abstract

This report presents a summary of the current status of tourism in small island developing states (SIDSs), while providing evidence of the key importance it has for sustainable development of many islands and for the achievement of the UN Millennium Development Goals. It also addresses the key...

Author(s)
Urosevic, Z.
Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Making tourism work for small island developing states, 2004, pp 87 pp.
Abstract

Tourism is one of the fastest growing sectors in India, which is helpful in growth and development process of economy. Nowadays tourism sector is rapidly replacing the traditional sector and it is one of the fastest growing economic sectors over the past 15 years. Recently Gujarat is focusing on...

Author(s)
Sayantika Nag
Publisher
Golden Research Thoughts, Maharshtra, India
Citation
Golden Research Thoughts, 2013, 2, 7, pp GRT-1901
Abstract

Special focus is given on tourism's socioeconomic and environmental impacts in the Mediterranean areas (Italy, Spain, Malta, Cyprus, and former Yugoslavia) and on selected policy responses there towards the tourism industry and towards the concept of sustainable tourism. Mass tourism in coastal...

Publisher
Multilingual Matters Ltd, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2003, 11, 2/3, pp 95-294

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