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Sustainable tourism central to the future of Africa’s parks

Sustainable tourism central to the future of Africa’s parks

23rd Oct 2012 Press Release Tourism News

Tourism is one of the most effective ways to preserve Africa’s national parks and protected areas while creating jobs and income for local communities. This was one of the main conclusions of the First Pan-African Conference on Sustainable Tourism in African National Parks, organized by the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the government of Tanzania.