Tourism partnerships and concessions in protected areas

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The guidelines were developed under the “Tourism partnerships and concessions in protected areas: Cooperating for success” project, executed on behalf of the CBD Secretariat by the Tourism and Protected Areas Specialist Group (TAPAS Group) of the IUCN Worl...

Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity
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Tourism and Visitor Management in Protected Areas:...

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Many protected areas are managed for tourism and visitation as one component of achieving their purpose, involving a wide range of stakeholders, including the private sector. The rapidly expanding demand for tourism development associated with protected areas...

IUCN
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Valorisation des patrimoines naturels et culturels

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La Vallée de Chamonix Mont-Blanc a mis en œuvre un vaste programme de diversification touristique de 2010 à 2015 dans le cadre de la démarche Espace Valléen, afin de développer durablement l'offre touristique en misant sur la valorisation équilibrée de...

Ministry of the Environment of France
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Véloroute Voie Verte du Léman au Mont-Blanc

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Le ressort territorial de la Communauté de Communes s'étend sur toute la Vallée de Chamonix, rassemblant les 4 communes du Canton (Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Les Houches, Servoz, Vallorcine) autour des mêmes enjeux de prise en compte de la mobilité et des dépl...

Ministry of the Environment of France
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"Strategic Framework of Consumption and Sustainable...

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The priority areas are: Sustainable Food Systems, Sustainable Cities, Sustainable and Inclusive Tourism, Consumer Information - Sustainable Acquisitions and Sustainable Value Chains in Manufacturing and Textile; In addition, the following cross-cutting areas w...

CONADES
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Concilier un mode de transport respectueux de...

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The snow-capped peaks of Mont-Blanc tower over the picturesque Chamonix Valley in south-eastern France. In this world-famous Alpine destination that attracts millions of visitors each year, four local communities have come together to enable solutions for bett...

Ministry of the Environment of France
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Travel Better Programme

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As it is sometimes difficult to know what the best travel choices are or understand how a traveler can make a difference, Sustainable Travel International have set out to help travelers by creating the Travel Better Club, a community of passionate globetrotter...

Sustainable Travel International
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Sustainable Tourism Standards Programme for Panama

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As ecotourism grows within Panama’s protected areas and their buffer zones, it is crucial to ensure minimum quality, sustainability and safety standards in the tourism operations. To accomplish this, Sustainable Travel International worked with the governmen...

Sustainable Travel International
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Fair Trade Tourism Certification

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The Fair Trade Tourism membership scheme assists tourism businesses to develop a foothold on the path to sustainability through the use of custom-designed benchmarking toolkits. Our certification programme, which endorses tourism establishments that meet strin...

Fair Trade Tourism
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Caribbean Climate Smart Islands Project

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Amidst a changing climate, the Caribbean islands are particularly vulnerable, owing to their geographical isolation, limited size and availability of natural resources. Faced with this reality, it is imperative that small island nations pursue climate change a...

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism
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Destination Maya Ka'an initiative

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Destination Maya Ka'an initiative aims to minimize tourism's impact on environmental resources and diversify tourism in Quintana Roo with ecotourism, rural tourism and adventure tourism activities linked to Mayan communities.
Amigos de Sian Ka'an
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Collaborative Forest Management in Central Uganda

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To address the critical challenge of deforestation and forest degradation, the African Union of Conservationists (AUC) promotes Collaborative Forest Management (CFM) to help communities sustainably use and improve forests in Central Uganda.
African Union of Conservationists (AUC)
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Red Rocks Initiatives for Sustainable Development

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Red Rocks Initiatives for Sustainable Development is a non-profit organization operating in the wider Virunga massif of Rwanda, Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo. It was founded in 2013 to integrate tourism, and also to find ways through which touris...

Linking Tourism and Conservation
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