Committing to change will come at a price

Taylor, Ian
October 2009
Travel Weekly (UK);10/9/2009, p10
Trade Publication
The article presents the author's comments on the Tourism 2023 initiative launched at the Travel Convention this week in Spain. The author considers the initiative a departure in the degree of co-operation it represents and a starting point to a changed travel world. It commits the industry to measurable socio-economic benefits in destinations, and to ensure tourism development is sustainable, says the author. It pledges the industry will use renewable energy, conserve water, minimise waste and protect ecosystems, opines the author.


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