Interview: Palitha Gurusinghe on Tourism Sustainability in Sri Lanka

Interview: Palitha Gurusinghe on Tourism Sustainability in Sri Lanka

This expert interview with Palitha Gurusinghe of the Sri Lanka Ecotourism Foundation (SLEF) gives us a glimpse into the current state of ecotourism in Sri Lanka, its triumphs and challenges. Mr Gurusinghe explains SLEF’s mission and vision, and how the organization works tirelessly to ensure the development and promotion of sustainable tourism in Sri Lanka. We will also learn about the importance of tourism in fighting rural abandonment and how sustainable tourism, both in Sri Lanka and worldwide, is dependent on the education of current and future stakeholders for it’s continued survival and prosperity.

Interview: Agha Iqrar Haroon on Tourism Development in Pakistan

Interview: Agha Iqrar Haroon on Tourism Development in Pakistan

In this interview, Agha Iqrar Haroon, popularly known as Ekrar, shares his insights on tourism development in Pakistan and Asia. Ekrar shares his experience with various initiatives and organizations he has founded to support sustainable tourism development. He is internationally known for forming The Region Initiative (TRI) in 2009, connecting South Asia, Central Asia and Eastern Europe.

Interview: Sheikh Md Monzurul Huq on Sustainability and Tourism Development in Bangladesh

Interview: Sheikh Md Monzurul Huq on Sustainability and Tourism Development in Bangladesh

In this interview, we hear from Sheikh Hd. Monzurul Huq, Professor at the Department of Geography and Environment at Jahangirnagar University in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Drawing from his academic tourism background, Monzur shares his thoughts on the current state of sustainable tourism research and practice in Asia, the main sustainability challenges in tourism development, and the opportunities.

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