Destination Mutual Benefit: A Guide to Inclusive Business in Tourism

When tourism companies incorporate local communities and low-income people in their business as employees and entrepreneurs, they create a more authentic, unique, and welcoming experience for guests. While tourism companies strengthen their business foundations, local people gain access to income and development opportunities.

This guide shows tourism companies how to discover and reap their inclusive business potential.

Studies / Research / Report
Tools / Guidelines / Training
Tewes-Gradl Ch.
Pirzer Ch.
van Gaalen M.
Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit [GIZ]
80 pages
Community-based Tourism [CBT]
Community Impact
Tourism Development