Carla Danelutti illustrates how the IUCN promotes ecotourism and conservation for sustainable regional development in the Mediterranean.
Willem Niemeijer on the current challenges in elephant conservation in Asia, solutions to counter overtourism, and strategy advice for newbies in the sustainable tourism business.
Ishita Khanna illustrates the initiatives undertaken by Ecosphere to uplift the lives of communities in the remote Himalayan alpine valley of Spiti through homestays and community-based tourism.
Lucy McCombes on sustainable travel research, the MSc in Responsible Tourism Management at Leeds Beckett University in the UK, and developing community-based tourism in The Gambia.
Costas Christ reflects on the very beginnings of the ecotourism movement, how it became all about sustainable tourism, and what the future of responsible travel might look like.