TITLE

CLIMATE CHANGE CLOCK IS TICKING

AUTHOR(S)
Taylor, Ian
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Travel Weekly (UK);10/2/2009, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the impact of climatic changes on tourism. Maldives is likely to be one of the first to disappear as climate change threatens the existence of many destinations. It cannot afford for tourists to stay away as tourism is the biggest contributor to its economy. Geoffrey Lipmanhe, United Nations World Tourism Organization's (UNWTO) assistant secretary-general Geoffrey Lipman says that all other issues are dwarfed by the need to address global warming.
ACCESSION #
44804737

 

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