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July 18, 2017 - Huffington Post

Can Tourism Alleviate Global Poverty? - by Susanne Becken

Wouldn’t it be great if something as simple and pleasurable as international travel could help end something as grinding and enduring as global poverty? After all, the industry is booming, growing at least 4% a year since the 1960s (with a brief slowdown in 2009), according to the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO).

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June 14, 2017 - Caribbean Life News

Jamaica has new approach to help tourism grow - by Dawn Plummer

The Jamaican Minister of Tourism, Edmund Bartlett, seized some time while in New York to engage and update the Jamaican Diaspora on their role to help make tourism an economic boost to the Jamaican economy.

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March 8, 2017 - TTG

Royal Caribbean Signs Agreement To Grow Bahamas Tourism - by Tom Parry

Royal Caribbean International has announced a major investment agreement with The Bahamas to help grow the destination’s tourism sector and economy.

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January 5, 2017 - GreenBiz

The Dirt on Tourism and Climate Change - by Mike Hower

More than many other industries, tourism relies on a stable climate, whether attracting customers to lavish lakes, bountiful beaches or majestic mountains. But as myriad scientific studies show, climate change is causing more extreme and unpredictable variations in weather that only will worsen as carbon continues to spew into the atmosphere.

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September 20, 2016 -

Destination Marketing for Active Explorers - by Grace Pastore, Williams Helde

Destination marketing is the art of inspiration. It is, quite literally, moving people to act. Reaching the right consumers with tailored, impactful communications isn’t just a “nice-to-have” ability for brands and destinations. It’s the only way to survive in an industry saturated by products and services, diverse experience and consumer autonomy.

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