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BEST EN would like to congratulate the winners of the Outstanding Paper awards at the 2017 BEST EN Think Tank, which was held in June in Mauritius.
This year's theme was “Innovation and Progress in Sustainable Tourism”
The Winners of the Outstanding paper award were – Andrew Rylance & Anna Spenceley: Reducing economic leakages from tourism: A value chain assessment of the tourism industry in Kasane, Botswana.
First Runner Up - Boopendra Seetanah, Viraiyan Teeroovengadum & Kesseven Padachi: Travelers Satisfaction with Tourist Tertiary Support Services and Its Effect on Destination Loyalty.
Second Runner Up - Claire Louisa Fordred & Kevin Mearns: Managing open rock art sites for tourism, in the central uKhahlamba-Drakensberg Park, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
These papers will soon be available on the BEST EN website as part of the full proceedings.
We would also like to thank our hosts- the staff and students of the International Centre for Sustainable Tourism at the University of Mauritius.