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Opportunities and Challenges of Ecotourism in ASEAN Countries

New Publication: Ecotourism in ASEAN Countries

Edited by Seong-il Kim, Mihee Kang and Dian Sukmajaya

 

UNWTO and PATA Partner to Advance Tourism for Economic Growth and Development in Asia

UNWTO Secretary-General, Taleb Rifai, and PATA CEO, Martin Craigs on the occasion of the PATA Annual Summit (April 26) in Bangkok, Thailand

Indian Ocean Tsunami - Two Years On

 

Many of the communities in the Indian Ocean countries affected by the disaster two years ago are well on their way to recovery. The tsunami proved the significance of the social and economic roles of tourism in many of the countries in the Asia Pacific region that depend heavily on the income from international visitors.

 

Voluntourism in Southern Thailand: Community-Based Tourism in Action

By Kelly May, CTB Project Manager, North Andaman Tsunami Relief (NATR) / Andaman Discoveries

 

Putting Communities at the Center of Ecotourism Development in Lao PDR

 

By Steven Schipani, Team Leader Mekong Tourism Development Project, Lao PDR

 

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