Developing sustainable tourism

tourism development plan 1994-99
  • 114 Pages
  • 4.71 MB
  • English

Bord Fáilte , Dublin
Tourist trade -- Ire
StatementBord Fáilte, Irish Tourist Board.
ContributionsIrish Tourist Board.
The Physical Object
Pagination114p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18220981M

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Guide for Local Authorities on Developing Sustainable Tourism (Tourism & Environment Publication) Paperback – January 1, by World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Author: World Tourism Organization (UNWTO).

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Sustainable Tourism: A Non-Governmental Organization Perspective prepared by the UNCSD NGO Steering Committee A. Introduction 1.

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Tourism is a rapidly growing phenomenon and has become one of the largest industries in the world. The impact of tourism is extremely varied. On one hand, it plays an important and certainly.

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Sustainable tourism development guidelines and management practices are applicable to all forms of tourism in all types of destinations, including mass tourism and the various niche tourism nability principles refer to the environmental, economic, and socio-cultural aspects of tourism development, and a suitable balance must be established between these three dimensions.

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The term ‘green tourism’ is often used in conjunction with the desire for a balanced approach to tourism planning. ‘Green tourism’ is defined as tourism that enhances the local cultural elements, operating under the control of local communities, providing employment and maintaining the economic benefits within the local by:   With consideration to various stakeholders in sustainable tourism development, this book incorporates ideas for new techniques in destination branding and marketing in order to maximize economic impact.

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Sustainable tourism can produce the same profits as conventional tourism, but more of the profits stay with the local community, and the region’s natural resources and culture can be protected.

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Fundamental to the study of tourism is the relationship between tourism and development. Tourism represents a major sector of the global economy and, as such, is considered by many to be an effective driver of economic growth and development in destination areas.

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