New report reveals massive water inequity between tourism and locals

A report launched today (09/07/2012) by Tourism Concern reveals the stark inequities of water access and consumption between tourist resorts and local people in developing countries. Water Equity in Tourism – A Human Right, A Global Responsibility, demands concerted action by governments and the tourism sector to protect community water rights over tourist luxury. Download […]

Supporting Sustainable Tourism in Mexico

In 2008 Tourism Concern joined with Mexican NGO, Sectur, and the UK’s Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), to conduct a pilot project to promote better understanding of the social, cultural and economic impacts of tourism amongst community-based tourism enterprises in Mexico. The project was undertaken in partnership with the Puerta Verde Ecotourism Network in Quintana […]