Guest Writer for Sustainability Leaders Project
Destination Sustainability: How To Measure Sustainable Tourism Success?
Link to Published Article: https://sustainability-leaders.com/destination-sustainability-how-to-measure-sustainable-tourism-success/
The key to a thriving tourism industry is addressing how tourism can benefit a community by elevating economic opportunities, supporting socio-cultural systems, and maintaining healthy ecosystems on which communities depend. Tourism does not ‘happen’ in an isolated social vacuum, it contributes and influences the social and ecological fabric of place, and if not managed intentionally, tourism only perpetuates the systemic issues felt within our communities, regions, and countries.