Government Response to Covid-19 and Gender Discrepancy: Tour Operator Perspective from New Zealand

By Marie Haley and Asif Hussain Abstract: The New Zealand government closed the international borders for the first time in history to pursuit an elimination strategy to COVID-19. This has had…

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Futurizing gastronomic experiences in natural environments

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 sustainable tourism futures. Experiences embedded…

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Building destination tourism alliances in the central-western region of Mexico for the recovery of post-Covid-19 tourism

By Silvia María López Ruiz Abstract: This study focuses on knowing the joint work between Mexico’s tourist destinations and the private sector, promoting proximity tourism for the recovery of tourism after…

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From hurricanes to pandemics: community-based transformation and destination resilience in Utuado, Puerto Rico

By Patrick J. Holladay, Pablo Méndez-Lázaro, and Katja Brundiers Abstract: Community-based tourism that is both sustainable and resilient lends strength to the community-based tourism system. Local mobilization of resources, cohesiveness, coordination,…

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Realising tourism’s power as a recovery tool

This article was originally published by The Global Governance Project Author: Zurab Pololikashvili Private and public sector coordination will be essential for restoring confidence in travel, which will in turn…

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Volunteer Sign-up: Lockdown Economy

On behalf of Sustainability and Resilience Institute New Zealand and the global think tank for Sustainable Development AlterContacts, I would like to invite students and professional to come forward and…

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Press Release: Global Think Tank for Sustainable Development AlterContacts and The Sustainability and Resilience Institute New Zealand hav signed an MoU

We are pleased to announce that Global Think Tank for Sustainable Development AlterContacts and the Sustainability and Resilience Institute New Zealand has signed an MoU on Nov 17th, 2020 to…

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Read more about the article Tourism the long haul ahead – New Zealand. Observations from Prof Emeritus David Simmons
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Tourism the long haul ahead – New Zealand. Observations from Prof Emeritus David Simmons

A wonderful observation by Prof Emeritus David Simmons on the future of New Zealand tourism and post-COVID-19 tourism recovery. New Zealand is expecting border closure for a substantial time period.…

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Read more about the article Bumper winter forecast for Akaroa after tourism takes Covid-19 battering
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Bumper winter forecast for Akaroa after tourism takes Covid-19 battering

Originally published by TVNZ Like many towns in New Zealand, Canterbury's Akaroa relies on the tourist dollar - a dollar which is hard to find with the borders currently closed…

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Read more about the article Coronavirus: Akaroa businesses fear devastating impact of cruise ship restrictions
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Coronavirus: Akaroa businesses fear devastating impact of cruise ship restrictions

Originally published in RNZ Businesses in Akaroa are worried they will find it hard to survive the abrupt end to the cruise ship season due to Covid-19 restrictions. The Golden…

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Insanity? Markets continue disconnect from economy and society

By Kurt Cobb, originally published by Resource Insights It’s hard to ignore the protests on the streets of the world’s cities of late. Those protests are coming from a populace…

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Read more about the article Will Civilization’s Response to COVID-19 Lead to a More Sustainable, Equitable World?
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Will Civilization’s Response to COVID-19 Lead to a More Sustainable, Equitable World?

By Robert P. Brooks, originally published by Resilience.org What better time to shift our thinking and actions away from a hyperconsumptive, inequality-widening, environmentally-detrimental era than the 50th anniversary of Earth…

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Read more about the article SUSTAINABLE SUMMITS 2020: A POST COVID19 VIEW FROM THE TOP
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SUSTAINABLE SUMMITS 2020: A POST COVID19 VIEW FROM THE TOP

In light of the recent Global Health Concerns, the SS 2020 which was scheduled for June 1-5 2020 had to be postponed until further notice. This video has a compilation…

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Read more about the article Webinar Recap | Sustainability and Resilience: The World Post COVID-19 and the Role of Technology
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Webinar Recap | Sustainability and Resilience: The World Post COVID-19 and the Role of Technology

During the outbreak of COVID-19, there have been many conversations, webinars, and convenings on how the world is changing and how we are adapting. In this webinar, we looked more…

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Webinar: A sustainable future for New Zealand tourism post COVID-19

In May 2020, Associate Professor Christian Schott from the Wellington School of Business and Government hosted a fascinating discussion with Professor James Higham from Otago Business School, Professor James Renwick…

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