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Poverty Alleviation through Sustainable Tourism Development

  • Author: UN, ESCAP
  • Publication date: December 2003
  • Page count: 176
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 03.II.F.46

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There is growing recognition worldwide of the essential role tourism can play in reducing poverty and promoting sustainable development, especially in developing economies. This manual provides government officials with practical information on the planning and management of sustainable tourism development. The ultimate goal of this publication is to empower poor to improve their standard of living while protecting their culture and way of life.