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Community-Based Tourism (CBT)

Community based tourism from Responsible Travel perspective.
https://www.responsibletravel.com/copy/what-is-community-based-tourism

What are the opportunities for CBT from Europe.
https://www.cbi.eu/market-information/tourism/community-based-tourism/community-based-tourism-europe

The social, political and economic benefits the locals receive through CBT.
http://cbtnetwork.org/?page_id=37

CBT from a local’s point of view: A case study of Thailand’s Amphawa Floating Market.
https://www.researchgate.net/publication/263845131_Local_perspectives_of_community-based_tourism_case_study_from_Thailand's_Amphawa_Floating_Market

Kikil, Yucatan, Mexico’s contribution to CBT case study.
http://edepot.wur.nl/422175

Service design for community based tourism – The Brazilian case study. This article aims to demonstrate how low-income community and underdeveloped north-eastern Brazil are organized independently to provide products and services of Community Based Tourism.
http://www.ep.liu.se/ecp/150/079/ecp18150079.pdf

Hanoi taps community-based tourism potential, however the model struggles due to the lack of investment.
https://en.vietnamplus.vn/hanoi-taps-communitybased-tourism-potential/144313.vnp

Red Rocks awarded for CBT 2018.
https://www.chwezitraveller.com/news/red-rocks-wins-best-community-based-tourism-award/

Bec, A., McLennan, C. L., & Moyle, B. D. (2016). Community resilience to long-term tourism decline and rejuvenation: A literature review and conceptual model. Current issues in tourism.

Lew, A. A. (2014). Scale, change and resilience in community tourism planning. Tourism Geographies

Fire Prevention Measures

Wildfire safety tips by National Geographic
https://www.nationalgeographic.com/environment/natural-disasters/wildfire-safety-tips/

Safety guide for small tourism businesses
http://www.failteireland.ie/FailteIreland/media/WebsiteStructure/Documents/2_Develop_Your_Business/1_StartGrow_Your_Business/Safety_Guide_for_Small_Tourism_Enterprises.pdf

Tourist Safety & security: Practical measures for destinations
https://www.google.co.in/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=3&cad=rja&uact=8&ved=2ahUKEwjglMrC5-_fAhUE2o8KHfd-CnQQFjACegQICBAC&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.safecoastaltourism.org%2Fsystem%2Ffiles_force%2Farticle%2Ffiles%2Ftourist_safety_and_security.pdf%3Fdownload%3D1&usg=AOvVaw3vSelvaHEdYVN8Baf2Iwjp

Guidance for Fire Safety in Tourist Accommodation
https://www.gov.im/media/1362092/guidance-for-fire-safety-in-tourist-accommodation.pdf

Legal requirements for tourism businesses
https://www.nibusinessinfo.co.uk/content/fire-gas-and-electricity-safety-tourism-business

Fire prevention tips for the holiday season.
http://www.bayshorebroadcasting.ca/news_item.php?NewsID=106739

Deadly Christmas Trees: Fire Safety Tips For The Holidays
https://patch.com/north-carolina/mooresville/deadly-christmas-trees-fire-safety-tips-holidays

Chico opens its arms to Camp Fire survivors. But there are limits
https://www.sacbee.com/news/state/california/fires/article223308300.html

How Big a Problem Are the Growing Worker Strikes for Marriott?
https://skift.com/2018/10/16/how-big-a-problem-are-the-growing-worker-strikes-for-marriott/

Include fire preventive measures in duty list, committees told
http://www.theborneopost.com/2018/12/29/include-fire-preventive-measures-in-duty-list-committees-told/

Sustainable Design Guides
Urban Tourism

Planning needed to address increased tourism flows to Europe
https://news.gtp.gr/2019/01/03/planning-needed-address-increased-tourism-flows-europe/

Some cities near breaking point from city breaks
https://www.irishtimes.com/opinion/some-cities-near-breaking-point-from-city-breaks-1.3751567

The Role of Urban tourism to achieve Urban sustainable development
http://www.naun.org/main/NAUN/geology/17-230.pdf

Integrated city as a model for a new wave urban tourism
http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1755-1315/126/1/012187/pdf

Rwanda on course to have fully operational secondary cities
https://www.newtimes.co.rw/news/rwanda-course-have-fully-operational-secondary-cities

Secondary provinces gain traction: Expedia
https://www.bangkokpost.com/business/tourism-and-transport/1607102/secondary-provinces-gain-traction-expedia

Wise, N. (2016). Outlining triple bottom line contexts in urban tourism regeneration.

Novy, J. (2018). ‘Destination’ Berlin revisited. From (new) tourism towards a pentagon of mobility and place consumption.

COLOMB, C., & NOVY, J. (2016). Urban tourism and its discontents: an introduction. In protest and resistance in the tourist city.

Aydin, B., & Emeksiz, M. (2018). Sustainable urban tourism success factors and the economic performance of small tourism enterprises. Asia Pacific journal of tourism research

Conservation Practices & Rural Development

Trail building and nature conservation for cyclists: European perspectives. – Patrick Jansen
http://www.eurovelo.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/10-Patrick-Jansen-Products-2014-Sustainable-trail-Basel-3.pdf

The role of honey exhibition on rural development: Case of Istrian region in Croatia.
https://www.researchgate.net/publication/286935055_THE_ROLE_OF_HONEY_EXHIBITION_ON_RURAL_DEVELOPMENT_CASE_OF_ISTRIAN_REGION_CROATIA

Overview of Rural Tourism in Croatia.
https://www.google.co.in/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=16&cad=rja&uact=8&ved=2ahUKEwjw2sXNi-rfAhXQXysKHWN7CqcQFjAPegQIAxAC&url=https%3A%2F%2Fhrcak.srce.hr%2Ffile%2F173050&usg=AOvVaw01d4QujY8rEMwgsi1C3ktV

Local communities and tourism development from a professor Surang Silva of University of Colombo, Sri Lanka’s perspective.
https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/karnataka/local-communities-can-help-not-hinder-tourism-development-professor/article25903457.ece

Tourism Conservation: Sustainable model strategies. George Washington University 2011
https://www2.gwu.edu/~iits/GSTAworkbook/ConservationWorkbook.pdf

Tourists' support for conservation messages & sustainable management practices in wildlife tourism experiences
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0261517708001829

Natural resource conservation practices by National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition
http://sustainableagriculture.net/fsma/learn-about-the-issues/conservation/

Bengal farmers in India practice conservation
https://thewire.in/environment/fighting-against-climate-vagaries-bengal-farmers-practice-conservation

WWF to work on grasslands conservation
https://www.agweek.com/business/agriculture/4555562-world-wildlife-fund-works-cattle-grazing-groups-grasslands-conservation

Several Florida species no longer warrant listing by FWC.
https://www.sebastiandaily.com/news/local/several-florida-species-no-longer-warrant-listing-by-fwc-14623/

Green destinations

Sustainable Destinations Top 100 as of 2017.
http://sustainabletop100.org

Top 100 Destination Awards by Green Destinations ITB 2018
https://www.gstcouncil.org/top-100-destination-awards-by-green-destinations-itb-2018/

‘Conscious’ Travel Emerging as Yet Another Hot Luxury Trend
https://skift.com/2019/01/15/conscious-travel-emerging-as-yet-another-hot-luxury-trend/

Over-Tourism

Coping with Success: Managing overcrowding in tourism destinations. Its challenges, best practices and solutions.
https://www.scribd.com/document/367158989/Coping-With-Success-Managing-Overcrowding-in-Tourism-Destinations-2017

Tourism’s “Invisible Burden”: Major new report
https://www.eturbonews.com/242559/tourisms-invisible-burden-major-new-report

Overtourism: too much of a good thing
https://www.nationalgeographic.com/travel/features/overtourism-how-to-make-global-tourism-sustainable/

Loving the World to Death: The Good, Bad, and Ugly of Overtourism
https://www.cntraveler.com/story/loving-the-world-to-death-the-good-bad-and-ugly-of-overtourism

Can the world be saved from overtourism?
https://edition.cnn.com/travel/article/overtourism-solutions/index.html

Milano, C., Cheer, J.M. & Novelli, M. (2018). Overtourism is becoming a major issue for cities across the globe. World Economic Forum, 20 July, 2018
https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2018/07/overtourism-a-growing-global-problem

Indians visiting Taj Mahal could be capped at 40,000 a day
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/jan/03/indians-visiting-taj-mahal-cap-day

Tour Operators Push Off-Season Deals to Counter Overtourism
https://skift.com/2018/10/23/tour-operators-push-off-season-deals-and-alternative-destinations-to-counter-overtourism/

What can cities do about over-tourism?
https://www.citymetric.com/business/what-can-cities-do-about-over-tourism-4225

These are this year's most 'undertouristed' places
https://www.independent.co.uk/travel/news-and-advice/overtourism-travel-holiday-destinations-venice-barcelona-bali-santorini-a8726911.html

Sustainable Tourism

1st regional meeting for tourism by 13 Greek regional authorities.
https://news.gtp.gr/2018/12/14/cooperation-sustainable-tourism-policy-top-first-meeting-greek-regions/

Is the luxury travel industry on the rise?
https://news.gtp.gr/2018/11/28/sommet-education-traveller-made-develop-talent-luxury-travel-industry/

Presents a concise overview of international tourism in the world based on the results for the year 2018.
http://marketintelligence.unwto.org/publication/unwto-tourism-highlights-2018

The Future Earth 2025 Vision sets out an ambitious, holistic framework for research and capacity mobilisation.
http://www.futureearth.org/sites/default/files/future-earth_10-year-vision_web.pdf

The three year journey for sustainable tourism in Marrakech, Morocco.
https://docplayer.net/20972293-A-three-year-journey-for-sustainable-tourism.html

UNWTO Guidebook: Sustainable tourism development.
http://icr.unwto.org/content/guidebook-sustainable-tourism-development

The Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) establishes and manages global sustainable standards with the aim of increasing sustainable tourism knowledge and practices among public and private stakeholders.
https://www.gstcouncil.org

What’s hot in travel for 2019: World Travel Market (WTM).
https://news.wtm.com/whats-hot-in-travel-for-2019-according-to-everybody/

Butler, R. W. (1980). The concept of a tourist area cycle of evolution: implications for management of resources.

Saarinen, J. (2006). Traditions of sustainability in tourism studies. Annals of tourism research

Waste Management & Sewage Treatment

Manual on recycling and waste management by University of California, Davis.
https://sustainability.ucdavis.edu/local_resources/docs/zero_waste/manual.pdf

Turning waste into green, Manteca Bulletin.
https://www.mantecabulletin.com/news/local-news/turning-waste-green/

Use of methane in waste-water treatment plants.
https://www.globalmethane.org/expo-docs/canada13/mww_13_Beckmann.pdf

Meanwhile in Ottawa, greenhouse gas emissions at the landfill are down while the at the sewage plant, they’re up.
https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/ottawa-landfill-greenhouse-gas-emissions-1.4952239

Global Wastewater Treatment Plants Market 2018 Business Scenario – Caterpillar, Shengli Oilfield Ruite Machinery, Generac
https://journalbitcoin.com/global-wastewater-treatment-plants-market-2018-business-scenario-caterpillar-shengli-oilfield-ruite-machinery-generac/

E-Waste management a major health hazard
https://www.sundayguardianlive.com/news/e-waste-management-major-health-hazard

‘Lafarge Africa is Only Company in Nigeria to Burn Biomass as Alternative Fuel on a Large Scale’
https://www.thisdaylive.com/index.php/2019/01/15/lafarge-africa-is-only-company-in-nigeria-to-burn-biomass-as-alternative-fuel-on-a-large-scale/

Garbage dumps leading to shift in food habits of wild animals
https://www.downtoearth.org.in/news/waste/garbage-dumps-leading-to-shift-in-food-habits-of-wild-animals-62807

Fluence awarded its first waste-to-energy harvesting project in Argentina
https://www.environmental-expert.com/news/fluence-awarded-its-first-waste-to-energy-harvesting-project-in-argentina-779545

A comprehensive article on the sludge tratement process
https://www.environmental-expert.com/news/a-comprehensive-article-on-the-sludge-treatment-process-784436

Culture & Events Tourism

A new generation of independent Chinese travellers flood Tasmania's unspoiled open spaces
https://www.wsj.com/articles/china-tourism-shift-buoys-a-remote-australian-island-1456036429

The role and importance of cultural tourism in modern tourism industry: Janos Csapo
https://www.scribd.com/document/231757152/The-Role-and-Importance-of-Cultural-Tourism-in-Modern-Tourism-Industry-Janos-Csapo

Baltic cultural tourism policy paper by UNESCO
https://www.unesco.lt/uploads/file/failai_VEIKLA/kultura/kulturinis_turizmas/Baltic_Culture_Tourism_Policy_Paper_Short_Documen_%20Final%20_Checked.pdf

New Rutherford Arts Alliance aims to connect and grow the county's cultural scene
https://www.dnj.com/story/news/2019/01/10/rutherford-arts-alliance-murfreesboro-cultural-heritage-tourism/2476256002/

Ancient Turkish cities await holidaymakers with the new Silk Road in line
https://www.yenisafak.com/en/news/ancient-turkish-cities-await-holidaymakers-3471286

Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan to launch Silk visa in February
https://www.azernews.az/region/143017.html

Cultural community-based tourism in Tanzania: Lessons learned and way forward
https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/0376835X.2015.1010710?journalCode=cdsa20

Examining Authenticity of Traditional Turkish Houses in Bursa, A UNESCO Heritage Site
https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/17567505.2017.1295559?journalCode=yhen20

Changes in emotions and their interactions with personality in a vacation context
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0261517713001453

When Middle East meets West: Understanding the motives and perceptions of young tourists from United Arab Emirates
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0261517713001039

Green-Washing

Is eco-tourism really ecofriendly?
https://www.nomadicmatt.com/travel-blogs/eco-tourism-really-eco-friendly/

Green Washing in Sustainable tourism & responsible tourism
https://www.earth-changers.com/blog/2018/9/25/greenwashing-in-sustainable-tourism-amp-responsible-travel

Greenwashing Tourism: How To Tell A Sustainable Ecotourism Business From An Unethical One
https://www.ecotourism.org.au/news/greenwashing-tourism-how-to-tell-a-sustainable-ecotourism-business-from-an-unethical-one/

How green are ecotourism sites?
https://businessmirror.com.ph/how-green-are-ecotourism-sites/

Buzzwords for 2019: Low impact, high purpose
https://www.travelweekly.com/Middle-East-Africa-Travel/Insights/Buzzwords-for-2019-Low-impact-high-purpose

What is ‘green travel,’ anyway? A beginner’s guide to eco-friendly vacation planning
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/style/wp/2017/05/18/how-to-plan-an-eco-friendly-vacation-from-start-to-finish/?noredirect=on&utm_term=.9f7105b78e9c

Prague: The Next Best Up-And-Coming Sustainable Business Destination
http://sustaineurope.com/prague-the-next-best-up-and-coming-sustainable-business-destination-201803253.html

How the travel industry ‘greenwashes’ its eco credentials
https://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/travel/article/2077209/how-travel-industry-greenwashes-its-eco-credentials

Volunteer tourism, greenwashing and understanding responsible marketing using market signalling theory
https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/09669582.2013.871021

Greenwash: Corporate Environmental Disclosure under Threat of Audit by University of Michigan
http://webuser.bus.umich.edu/tplyon/PDF/Published%20Papers/Lyon%20Maxwell%20Greenwash%20JEMS.pdf

Regional Tourism

Culinary tourism helps Arizona’s food & wine industry.
https://azbigmedia.com/arizonas-maturing-culinary-scene-helps-tourism-industry-taste-success/

Local tourism course organised by ASEAN in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.
http://www.koreaherald.com/view.php?ud=20190107000665

Rural immersion for tourists through the ‘Nepal Hike Village’ project.
https://www.nepalitimes.com/banner/hiking-up-the-benefits-of-tourism/

Rural Tourism, new alternative travel in Yucatán
https://www.theyucatantimes.com/2019/01/rural-tourism-new-alternative-travel-in-yucatan/

China to incentivize consumption of products from poor areas
https://news.cgtn.com/news/3d3d674d3349444d32457a6333566d54/share_p.html

Clampdown on Airbnb sparks rural tourism fears
https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/politics/clampdown-on-airbnb-sparks-rural-tourism-fears-37682211.html

Rural Tourism Issues And Challenges: A Case From Kamarpukur, India
http://ijbemr.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/Rural-Tourism-Issues-And-Challenges-A-Case-From-Kamarpukur-India.pdf

Sidali, K. L., Kastenholz, E., & Bianchi, R. (2015). Food tourism, niche markets and products in rural tourism: Combining the intimacy model and the experience economy as a rural development strategy.

Liang, J., & Chan, C. S. (2018). Local cultural vicissitudes in regional tourism development: A case of Zhuhai.

Cheer, J.M. (2017). Resilience in the visitor economy: cultural economy, human social networks, and slow change in the regional periphery. In Tourism, Resilience and Sustainability: Adapting to Social, Political and Economic Change.

Tourism Accessibility

European Greenways Association (EGWA, 1998) conference in Basel, Switzerland 2014: Accessible Tourism.
http://www.eurovelo.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/09-Presentación_Basel_EGWA.pdf

What is "Accessible Tourism"?
http://www.accessibletourism.org/?i=enat.en.faq.744

Promoting accessible tourism for all
https://www.un.org/development/desa/disabilities/issues/promoting-accessible-tourism-for-all.html

Accessible Tourism and its Importance in the Sustainable Tourism Discussion
https://www.gstcouncil.org/accessible-tourism-importance-sustainable-tourism-discussion/

Tourism Accessibility for Disabled Travellers: An Optimistic Concept on Tourism Industry in Bangladesh.
http://www.ijoart.org/docs/Tourism-Accessibility-for-Disabled-Travellers-An-Optimistic-Concept-on-Tourism-Industry-in-Bangladesh.pdf

Kerala govt all set to make tourism accessible to all.
https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/campus-reporter/2019/01/14/kerala-gov-all-set-to-make-tourism-accessible-to-all.html

Accessible tourism in Australia and Queensland Factsheet
https://cdn2-teq.queensland.com/~/media/56dc492edf8541779968e1ae9f461bc6.ashx?vs=1&d=20180117T105635

National tourism policy 2020-2050 draft includes accessible tourism
https://www.nst.com.my/news/nation/2018/12/442127/national-tourism-policy-2020-2050-draft-includes-accessible-tourism

Challenges to attaining “Accessible Tourism for All” in German destinations as part of a CSR-oriented approach
https://www.google.co.in/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=3&cad=rja&uact=8&ved=2ahUKEwi84qC9y-_fAhXLvI8KHQxFA6kQFjACegQIBBAC&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.besteducationnetwork.org%2F%3Fmodule%3Dfile%26act%3DprocFileDownload%26file_srl%3D15001%26sid%3D661b48bf4afa241fe68ccf1f1480705b%26module_srl%3D879&usg=AOvVaw2T4vFEZjr0r7sIabMdg-F3

Accessible Sports Tourism: The Challenges in Travel Planning for Disabled Athletes by Suursalmi Joanna
https://www.theseus.fi/bitstream/handle/10024/99120/Suursalmi_Joanna.pdf?sequence=1

Wildlife Tourism

Wildlife Tourism: Impacts, management & planning.
https://docplayer.net/14924946-Impacts-management-and-planning.html

Tourist wildlife interactions: Policies.
http://www.wildlifetourism.org.au/conservation/policies/policies/tourist-wildlife-interactions/

Conserving wildlife through responsible tourism: an interview with Dr. Michael Hutchins by National Geographic.
https://blog.nationalgeographic.org/2014/07/01/conserving-wildlife-through-responsible-tourism-an-interview-with-dr-michael-hutchins/

The role of wildlife tourism in conservation in Norway.
https://brage.bibsys.no/xmlui/bitstream/handle/11250/2497994/2017-Gomes.pdf?sequence=1&isAllowed=y

Growing wildlife-based tourism sustainability: A new report by World Bank and Q&A.
https://www.worldbank.org/en/news/feature/2018/03/01/growing-wildlife-based-tourism-sustainably-a-new-report-and-qa

Kenya’s new vision on tourism and wildlife conservation unveiled.
https://kwcakenya.com/2018/06/16/kenyas-new-vision-on-tourism-and-wildlife-conservation-unveiled/

Kenya’s Ministry of tourism and wildlife. Press release: Kenya’s position of legalizing sale of rhino horn.
http://www.tourism.go.ke/press-statement-kenyas-position-on-legalizing-sale-of-rhino-horn/

ABTA Animal Welfare Practices: Unacceptable and discouraged practices
https://docplayer.net/22649965-Abta-animal-welfare-guidelines.html

Intersection of Technology & Wildlife Conservation
https://www.geekwire.com/sponsor-post/intersection-technology-wildlife-conservation-quest-save-species/

Amazon's giant South American Turtle could survive with the help of community-based conservation efforts
https://news.mongabay.com/2019/01/community-based-conservation-offers-hope-for-amazons-giant-south-american-turtle/

Digital Economy of Tourism

Change of perceptions for international Chinese tourists through a cultural app.
https://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/travel-leisure/article/2181927/changing-overseas-chinese-tourist-perception-cultural-app

Responsible tourism and the market in 2019.
https://news.wtm.com/responsible-tourism-and-the-market-in-2019/

Digital economy and tourism impacts, influences and challenges
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1877042811012511

How digitalisation is revolutionising the travel industry
http://www.bbc.com/storyworks/travel/the-new-tourism-trend/technology-redefine-tourism-industry

The Digital Future of the Tourism & Hospitality Industry. The Boston Hospitality Review
http://www.bu.edu/bhr/2018/05/31/the-digital-future-of-the-tourism-hospitality-industry/

Alibaba conducts workshop for Rwandan government officials on enabling a digital economy
https://www.cio.co.ke/alibaba-conducts-workshop-for-rwandan-government-officials-on-enabling-a-digital-economy/

How Tourism New Zealand used WeChat to drive China’s high-spending travellers to middle earth
https://www.thedrum.com/news/2019/01/14/how-tourism-new-zealand-used-wechat-drive-china-s-high-spending-travellers-middle

How Scottish Businesses Actively Promote The Value Of Outdoor Capital For Economic Growth
https://www.forbes.com/sites/johntraynor1/2019/01/14/how-scottish-businesses-actively-promote-the-value-of-outdoor-capital-for-economic-growth/#4a7bd0f2e01e

The Big Read: Sharing economy — the next big thing that never was?
https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/singapore/the-big-read-sharing-economy-the-next-big-thing-that-never-was-11091908

Rise of the Sharing Economy and the Future of Travel and Tourism Industry. Journal of Hotel & Business Management
https://www.omicsonline.org/open-access/rise-of-the-sharing-economy-and-the-future-of-travel-and-tourism-industry-2169-0286-1000180.pdf

Energy Efficient Technology

The biggest energy facing challenges by humanity
http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20170313-the-biggest-energy-challenges-facing-humanity

The H2020 NextGenRoadFuels Project: Ready for the Next Generation of Sustaianable Road Transport Fuels
https://www.environmental-expert.com/news/the-h2020-nextgenroadfuels-project-ready-for-the-next-generation-of-sustainable-road-transport-fuels-781105

What Are the Effects of Overusing Energy?
https://homeguides.sfgate.com/effects-overusing-energy-78753.html

Outlook For 2019: Challenges, Opportunities And Renewable Energy
https://www.triplepundit.com/2019/01/outlook-for-2019-challenges-opportunities-and-renewable-energy/

Natural refrigerant replacements could reduce energy costs and conserve the environment
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/08/180814134159.htm

Seven energy saving technologies to lower your home's carbon footprint
https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/7-energy-saving-technologies-lower-homes-carbon-footprint/

Emerging Energy-Efficient Technologies in Buildings: Technology Characterizations for Energy Modeling
https://info.ornl.gov/sites/publications/Files/Pub57336.pdf

Alternatives to air conditioners for an energy efficient future.
https://business.inquirer.net/247797/awesome-alternatives-air-conditioners

Air conditioner without refrigerant: This Filipina, 19, could revolutionise your AC
https://gulfnews.com/world/asia/philippines/air-conditioner-without-refrigerant-this-filipina-19-could-revolutionise-your-ac-1.2263116

Tourism & Sustainable Energy: Powering Sustainable Development
http://wtd.unwto.org/en/content/tourism-sustainable-energy-powering-sustainable-development

Resilience Tourism

Resilience of tourism development
http://sdt.unwto.org/content/resilience-tourism-development

Resilience, Sustainability, and Inclusive Growth for Tourism in the Caribbean
http://blogs.worldbank.org/psd/resilience-sustainability-and-inclusive-growth-tourism-caribbean

Proexca continues to bolster the Canary Islands’ thriving business milieu
https://www.worldfinance.com/wealth-management/proexca-continues-to-bolster-the-canary-islands-growing-business-milieu

UNWTO chief: Growth of African Tourism as industry remains resilient
https://www.eturbonews.com/241698/unwto-chief-growth-of-african-tourism-as-industry-remains-resilient

Jamaica Global Resilience Centre offers assistance following devastating Indonesia tsunami
https://www.eturbonews.com/241422/jamaica-global-resilience-centre-offers-assistance-following-devastating-indonesia-tsunami

Lacey, G., Weiler, B., & Peel, V. (2018). Sustainability or resilience? Poverty-related Tourism, Resilience and Sustainability: Adapting to Social, Political and Economic Change philanthropic tourism as an agent for deliberate slow change. In Tourism, Resilience and Sustainability: Adapting to Social, Political and Economic Change.

Cheer, J., & Lew, A. A. (2018). Understanding tourism resilience: Adapting to social, political, and economic change. In Tourism, Resilience and Sustainability: Adapting to Social, Political and Economic Change

Nyaupane, G. P., Lew, A. A., & Tatsugawa, K. (2014). Perceptions of trekking tourism and social and environmental change in Nepal's Himalayas. Tourism Geographies.

Cheer, A. A. L. J. M. (2018). Environmental change, resilience and tourism. In Lew, A.A. & Cheer, J.M. (Eds.). Tourism resilience and adaptation to environmental change. Definitions and frmeworks

Butler, R. W. (2017). Tourism and Resiliene.

Tourism and Climate Change (Reef tourism)

Muck-spreading/liquid manure spreading could be banned to reduce air pollution

A Review of “Tourism and climate change: risks and opportunities”
https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/09669580902775000

CLIMATE CHANGE AND SUSTAINABLE TOURISM: CARBON MITIGATION BY ENVIRONMENTALLY CERTIFIED TOURISM ENTERPRISES
https://core.ac.uk/download/pdf/19580178.pdf

Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation in the Tourism Sector: Frameworks, Tools & Practicies
http://www.unep.fr/shared/publications/pdf/dtix1047xpa-climatechange.pdf

The resilience of coral reef tourism to climate change and crises
https://www.coralcoe.org.au/crs_event/seminar-the-resilience-of-coral-reef-tourism-to-climate-change-and-crises

Great Barrier Reef Tourism Climate Change Action Strategy
http://elibrary.gbrmpa.gov.au/jspui/bitstream/11017/152/1/Great-Barrier-Reef-tourism-climate-change-action-strategy.pdf

Fiji turning to coral gardening to save its lucrative South Pacific reefs from bleaching
https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-01-15/fiji-turns-to-coral-gardening-to-save-tourism/10708280

Artificial reefs may be wave of the future
http://www.mauinews.com/news/local-news/2019/01/artificial-reefs-may-be-wave-of-the-future/

Beijing to restore coral reefs ‘damaged by island building’ in South China Sea
https://www.scmp.com/news/china/diplomacy/article/2180426/beijing-restore-coral-reefs-damaged-island-building-south-china

The Paris Climate Agreement
https://unfccc.int/process-and-meetings/the-paris-agreement/the-paris-agreement

Women in Tourism

Women and tourism: Designing for inclusion. The current status of gender equality and equity.
http://documents.worldbank.org/curated/en/401321508245393514/pdf/120477-WP-PUBLIC-Weds-oct-18-9am-ADD-SERIES-36p-IFCWomenandTourismfinal.pdf

Women in tourism 2018 conference and agenda
http://www.womenintourism.co.uk/women-in-tourism-shining-light-future-tourism-leaders/

Women and tourism: Designing for inclusion by Worldbank.
http://documents.worldbank.org/curated/en/401321508245393514/pdf/120477-WP-PUBLIC-Weds-oct-18-9am-ADD-SERIES-36p-IFCWomenandTourismfinal.pdf

Gender dimensions in tourism work with a focus on the women’s role in tourism.
http://www.albasud.org/publ/docs/81.en.pdf

Stroma Cole explains how water and tourism relate to gender equality.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0NpcIo_LoXs

35 Women trek, climb and swim to promote domestic tourism in Muscat.
https://muscatdaily.com/Archive/Oman/35-women-trek-climb-and-swim-to-promote-domestic-tourism-5cmt

The hunt for pink dollars
http://www.nationmultimedia.com/detail/Tourism/30362082

All-Women Travel Expeditions Take Off In Middle East
http://www.themedialine.org/more-from-the-media-line/all-women-travel-expeditions-take-off-in-middle-east/

Thousands of women hold hands in South India to form a women’s wall in a symbolic effort to trigger renaissance values, ensure gender equality and promote rational thinking.
https://gulfnews.com/world/asia/india/womens-wall-temple-taboo-break-shutdown--keralas-new-year-123-1.61226355

Why Rwanda is Africa’s new luxury destination to watch
https://www.newtimes.co.rw/business/why-rwanda-africas-new-luxury-destination-watch

Ecotourism

Contemporary trends in tourism and hospitality, 2017 by University of Novi Sad, Serbia. Documents case-studies on new spaces in cultural tourism, gastronomy, culinary education, marine sustainability, dental tourism, sports tourism and many more.
https://docplayer.net/62970251-Collection-of-papers.html

Uttarakhand, India tourism policy draft: 2018.
https://destinationuttarakhand.in/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/Tourism-Policy-2018.pdf

Making tourism more sustainable: A guide for policy makers
http://www.unep.fr/scp/publications/details.asp?id=DTI/0592/PA

DTE energy cutting methane emissions by 80 percent.
https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/dte-energy-cutting-methane-emissions-by-80-percent-300720672.html

Mergui Archipelago’s Nascent Eco-Tourism industry.
https://www.irrawaddy.com/travel/close-look-mergui-archipelagos-nascent-eco-tourism-industry.html

Sustainable travel: Ecotourism in Barcelona. Responsible tourism efforts and animal rights issues identified in the region.
https://www.frommers.com/destinations/barcelona/planning-a-trip/sustainable-travel--ecotourism

Eco-tourism development threatens Singapore's wildlife
https://www.dw.com/en/eco-tourism-development-threatens-singapores-wildlife/av-47074331

What is Eco-tourism?
https://www.conserve-energy-future.com/principles-importance-benefits-ecotourism.php

Williams, P. W., & Ponsford, I. F. (2009). Confronting tourism's environmental paradox: Transitioning for sustainable tourism.

Heritage Interpretation

Tourism and cultural heritage management, Hong Kong

Cultural heritage valorization projects to be funded in Tivat.
https://www.total-montenegro-news.com/lifestyle/3002-cultural-heritage-tivat

Archaeologist Suggests Role Of Heritage Resources In Creating Opportunities For Socio-economic
https://www.urdupoint.com/en/kashmir/archaeologist-suggests-role-of-heritage-resou-524065.html

The Importance of Interpretatıon Role of Tour Guıdes in Geotourısm: Can We Called Them as Geotour Guıdes?
http://www.ijessnet.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/5.pdf

The role of tourist guides in interpretation: a survey of secondary school teachers at Maropeng and the Sterkfontein caves, South Africa
https://www.ajhtl.com/uploads/7/1/6/3/7163688/article_21_vol_7__1__2018.pdf

Ideas for interpreting heritage sites
https://www.heritagecouncil.ie/content/files/bored_of_boards_1mb.pdf

What is Heritage interpretation?
http://www.interpret-europe.net/feet/home/heritage-interpretation/

Sign language interpretation videos to become available at historic Conwy sites
https://www.northwalespioneer.co.uk/news/17355865.sign-language-interpretation-videos-to-become-available-at-historic-conwy-sites/

The winners of the 2018 Heritage Angel Awards – a programme established in 2011 and supported by the Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation
https://www.archaeology.co.uk/articles/winners-of-2018-heritage-angel-awards-announced.htm

Professional Tourist Guiding: The Importance of Interpretation for tourist experiences by Abdelkader Ababneh.

Solar Panels & Efficiency
Tourism Policies & Governance

Global development podcast: What role can tourism play in development?
https://www.theguardian.com/world/audio/2011/apr/28/focus-podcast-tourism-development

Using rural development funds in cycling projects: Cycling without borders.
http://www.eurovelo.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/07-Presentation-Agathe-Daubion.pdf

Reducing cost and promoting innovations to improve farmer incomes sustainably
https://www.dnaindia.com/ahmedabad/report-reducing-cost-and-promoting-innovations-to-improve-farmer-incomes-sustainably-2707910

Hotels' environmental policies and employee personal environmental beliefs: Interactions and outcomes
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0261517713001477

Lebanon's Economy to Face a Turbulent 2019
https://www.albawaba.com/business/lebanons-economy-face-turbulent-2019-1228890

Sub-Saharan Africa: Lessons We Take into 2019
https://www.albawaba.com/business/lebanons-economy-face-turbulent-2019-1228890

Caribbean Tourism Org to publish disaster risk management guide
http://www.looptt.com/content/caribbean-tourism-org-publish-disaster-risk-management-guide

Turkey comeback, Brexit may impact Greek tourism in 2019.
https://news.gtp.gr/2018/12/17/turkey-comeback-brexit-may-impact-greek-tourism-2019/

Hall, C. M. (2011). Policy learning and policy failure in sustainable tourism governance: From first-and second-order to third-order change? Journal of Sustainable Tourism

Kubickova, M., & Li, H. (2017). Tourism competitiveness, government and tourism area life cycle (TALC) model: the evaluation of Costa Rica, Guatemala and Honduras. International Journal of tourism research