Sustainability and resilience institute

Providing you the tools to thrive.

We are committed to supporting individuals, businesses and communities by providing them with the essential tools to thrive.


We strive to make communities and businesses sustainable and resilient, in the face of evolving global trends and shocks.

We help businesses and communities to succeed in the time of extreme uncertainty.

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Sustainability and Resilience Institute (SRI) is a New Zealand based research institute, boutique consultancy firm and social enterprise which provides scientific research, business development, product development, and digital marketing services to the public and private sectors.

We employ consultants who are specialists in tourism planning, destination management planning, tourism strategies, destination development, infrastructure development, regenerative tourism, culinary tourism, indigenous studies, community conservation, heritage research, economic strategies, feasibility studies, business planning and feasibility, and digital marketing.

Our work is always based on science and on this basis, we design strategies for your business.


- What makes us stand out?



We work independently and commit to working in confidence to build ethical and professional outcomes.



We focus on robust and strong relationships with our clients to achieve desired outcomes.



We demonstrate leadership and take personal responsibility for our actions.​



We deliver excellence to our clients and provide them with the learning opportunity and professional development for mutual success. Your success is our success.


Social Responsibility​

We are socially responsible and facilitate our clients to achieve their goals with minimum impact on natural resources. Tourism Advisory New Zealand is carbon neutral. We actively contribute to improving our environment by offsetting our carbon footprint through supporting regeneration of native forest and fencing off streams.


Future Proof

We believe in transforming challenges into opportunities by understanding your business agility and addressing the hidden obstacles before they sprout.

Why us?



Market research will help you make informed decisions about customer needs and wants.



Get the results you want with one-on-one mentorship from our experienced consultants who bring creativity and individual solutions.



We are here to build relationships and you can count on our continuous and enduring support.

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Blog Posts

The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE)  has recently launched Digital Facilitation Scheme to help small businesses to adopt to progress their digitalisation journey. MBIE collaborates with Regional Business …

Abstract: The study proposes a regenerative tourism model. The application of the natural science ideas of regeneration needs to be clarified before the tourism industry …

Abstract: Tourist hunting is a regular consumptive wildlife utilization occurring within and outside core protected areas for trophies and leisure attainments. It is one of …

Abstract: Coronavirus pandemic (Covid-19) began at the end of 2019 and since then has led to a period of global transformations and changes for all …

Abstract: Food consumption in tourism is linked with creating sustainable experiences and promoting a new way of being fed and eating. This research note analyzes …

By Francesc Fusté-Forné Abstract: The current pandemic accentuated the need for a more responsible tourism system, where local food production and consumption become a cornerstone of …


Research Institute

Journal of Sustainability and Resilience