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Unlocking Sustainable Tourism: Insights from Dr. Xavier Font

Discover Dr. Xavier Font’s perspectives on reducing the travel industry’s negative impact on destinations and societies. Explore the need for accounting the costs, measuring carbon footprint, and addressing gender inequality. Gain insights into reshaping the industry for a more sustainable and equitable future.

Are you curious about the future of the travel industry? Want to learn how we can minimize the negative impact of tourism on our planet and societies? Look no further! We have an exclusive video interview with Dr. Xavier Font, a renowned expert in sustainability marketing and a Professor at the University of Surrey.

In this captivating interview on the occasion of the NECSTouR General Assembly in Paris, France, Dr. Font shares his invaluable insights on how each sector of the travel industry can play a role in reducing its detrimental effects on destinations and communities. From addressing over-tourism to measuring carbon footprints, he dives deep into the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.

Discover the crucial need for a comprehensive economic accounting that considers both the benefits and costs of the industry. Dr. Font sheds light on the importance of decarbonizing the sector and making it more efficient. You’ll gain a fresh perspective on the concept of responsible travel and the role we all play in safeguarding the planet for future generations.

But that’s not all! Dr. Font delves into the impact of COVID-19 on the travel industry, highlighting the disproportionate effects on women and the urgent need for better working conditions. Get ready to uncover how this global crisis can serve as a turning point for reimagining tourism in a more sustainable and equitable way.

Don’t miss out on this thought-provoking interview that will challenge your perceptions and inspire action. Join us on this journey as we explore the path towards a greener and fairer travel industry. Click above to watch the video interview with Dr. Xavier Font and unlock the secrets to sustainable tourism today!

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