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2022 Global Cruise Industry Environmental Technologies and Practices Report

The 2022 report reinforces the cruise industry’s credentials as an innovator and early adopter of environmental technologies. Examples cited include the increasing number of vessels launching over the new few
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Green Industrial Skills for a Sustainable Future- ILO

This report focuses specifically on explaining the relevance of skills to enable the green transformation in the industrial sector, understood broadly to comprise not only manufacturing but also other productive
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“Small and Medium-Sized Tourism Enterprises’ Response to COVID-19: An Outlook of Business Resilience in Bali, Indonesia”, bachelor’s degree project (Tourism Studies) submitted to Linnaeus University by Gustaf Ljunggren, Marcus Nilsson, and Tobias Stein (December 2022). Partner: POVEK

ost of the businesses operating in the tourism industry are small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). This is especially true in small island destinations, where many SMEs often depend financially on
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“Entrepreneur Mindset, Social Capital and Adaptive Capacity for Tourism SME Resilience and Transformation during the COVID-19 Pandemic” by Kritinee Pongtanalert and Nuttapol Assarut (article in “Sustainability” journal, published: October 2022).

Although many studies have explored business resilience during crisis, most subjects are large companies with abundant resources. Hardly any research has explored how small and medium companies with limited resources
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Hospitality and tourism education in an emerging digital economy

This research article examines the impact of disruptive digital technologies on hospitality and tourism education (HTE) in Malaysia. With the rapid advancement of digital technologies and the emergence of the
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Baseline Report on the Integration of Sustainable Consumption and Production Patterns into Tourism Policies

The Report aims to promote resource efficiency in tourism and encourage the implementation of sustainable consumption and production (SCP) patterns. It highlights the importance of decoupling tourism growth from the
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WTTC-Sustainable-Aviation-Fuel-Report-2023

The report focuses on the future of sustainable fuel for the aviation. The paper therefore explores the opportunities and implications of SAFs for tourism destinations. But first, some basic information
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Digital skills gaps in the Bulgarian tourism industry

This paper analyses policies and practices designed to support digital transformation in the tourism workforce in six OECD countries, namely Germany, Greece, Iceland, New Zealand, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.
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Tourism robotics and human capital innovation: Marriott’s case

As a labor-intensive service sector, the hotel industry has long been troubled by the shortage of human capital. Factors like high personnel mobility, inadequate night service staff and uneven personnel
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UNESCO World Heritage and Sustainable Tourism Programme

The Programme implemented from 2011 creates an international framework for cooperation and coordinated achievement across sectors in order to safeguard heritage and achieve sustainable economic development. The main results from
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