3. Policies Regarding CONSERVATION of World Heritage Properties
3.6. Tourism and visitor management
Policy for the Integration of a Sustainable Development Perspective Into the Processes of the World Heritage Convention
26. "World Heritage properties are important travel destinations that, if managed properly, have great potential for inclusive local economic development, sustainability and strengthening social resilience. Sustainable forms of tourism development, including community-based initiatives, should be accompanied by inclusive and equitable economic investment to ensure benefit sharing in and around World Heritage properties."
|Source:||Policy for the integration of a sustainable development perspective into the processes of the World Heritage Convention (WHC-15/20.GA/INF.13)|
|Associated terms:||Gestion des visiteurs|
The World Heritage Policy Compendium was elaborated thanks to the generous contribution of the Government of Australia.
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