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Tourism and development issues in contemporary South Africa

  title={Tourism and development issues in contemporary South Africa},
  author={Christian M. Rogerson and Gustav Visser},
Barriers towards African youth participation in domestic tourism in post-apartheid South Africa : The case of Alexandra Township , Johannesburg
Youth tourism is a new and rapidly growing sector in the global tourism economy representing a key element in fueling global tourism demand projections. However, not all youth, especially along class
Tourism based Black Economic Empowerment [BEE]: Initiatives for local community development
The South African government through a variety of tourism policies and strategies has tried to utilise the Black economic empowerment [BEE] initiative to improve economic benefits for the previously
Africa’ s Comparative advantage In Travel Service Exports
Abstract While trade in African merchandise has lagged behind that of other developing countries, services exports – notably travel and tourism – have shown remarkable growth over the past decade.
Small-Scale, Nature-Based Tourism as a Pro-Poor Development Intervention: Two Examples in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Tourism is widely acknowledged as a key economic sector that has the potential to contribute to national and local development and, more specifically, serve as a mechanism to promote poverty
Pro-Poor local economic development in South Africa: The role of pro-poor tourism
This paper describes features of the emerging nexus in South Africa between tourism, poverty alleviation and local economic development (LED) interventions. The South African experience of evolving a
This study focused on enhancing participation in ecotourism development for local community well-being. A mixed methodological approach was employed in the data collection and analysis.
Market segmentation and the changing South African hotel industry (1990 to 2010)
Market segmentation is an expanding focus in tourism scholarship. Only limited application of this concept has been undertaken to interpret hotel business development, especially in sub-Saharan
Evaluating and Disseminating Experiences in Local Economic Development: Observations on Integrated Development Programmes of the Free State, Republic of South Africa
The aim of this paper is to assess the degree to which the components of the Rural Economic and Enterprise Development (REED) framework have been incorporated into integrated development planning