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Author : Ramon Palau
School/Work Place : University of Girona, Spain
Contact : ramon.palau@mediterrani.com
Year : 2006

The practices of CSR have attracted the attention of the investigators, who have prepared a great diversity of theories and the international organisms, which have done recommendations, so that the companies have added them in their strategies. The tourist industry has developed its activity on a fragile way and with few resources that have made it more sensible to the main part of the stakeholders, which are related to them .The aim of this article is to contribute to the principal existing theories of CSR, the documents of the international organisms, the standard of certifications and to explore the practices of CSR at the principal hotel chains to verify if the businessmen know them and develop them.


List of Articles
No. Subject Views Date
7 Think Tank XVIII Certification as a tool to identify sustainable touris... file 283 Jan 07, 2019

Key words: Sustainable Tourism Products, Sustainable tourism certification schemes, Certification

Author: Martin Balas & Wolfgang Strasdas 

Year: 2018 

6 Think Tank XIV Development of a Certification System for Sustainable ... file 4575 Jun 27, 2014

Tourism destinations are complex entities that can be defined as geographical areas of different sizes that are being visited by tourists. Most definitions then differentiate between the perspectives of those living in and managing a destina...

Author: Wolfgang Strasdas 

Year: 2014 

5 Think Tank XI Sustainable Tourism Labels: A Suitable Tool for Consum... file 2030 Oct 14, 2013

In an attempt to encourage businesses making an effort to reduce the negative impacts of tourism, and to maximise the positive outcomes of this activity an extensive number of sustainable tourism labels were developed worldwide. It has been...

Author: Sofia Reino 

Year: 2011 

4 Think Tank XI Learning for Sustainable Tourism: Small and Medium Ent... file 3087 Oct 14, 2013

This abstract intends to present QUSS – an integrated Management System for Quality, Sustainability and Safety in theory and practice. QUSS was invented by the NGO Ecocamping and is thus basically applied on camp sites in Europe with focus ...

Author: Tatjana Thimm 

Year: 2011 

» Think Tank VI Corporate Social Responsibility in the Catalan hospita... file 4492 Oct 13, 2013

The practices of CSR have attracted the attention of the investigators, who have prepared a great diversity of theories and the international organisms, which have done recommendations, so that the companies have added them in their strategi...

Author: Ramon Palau 

Year: 2006 

2 Think Tank V Ecolabels and Green Globe 21: Awareness and Consumer A... file 3397 Oct 13, 2013

A case in point is New Zealand, where tourism has long been recognised as an important economic force; this is aptly illustrated by the sector’s contribution of 9.6% to the country’s GDP in 2003 (TRCNZ, 2005). The resource at the heart of mu...

Author: Christian Schott 

Year: 2005 

1 Think Tank IV Evaluating Environmental Initiatives of German Hotels file 2566 Oct 13, 2013

Following a vigorous environmental protection movement trigging in Germany over thirty years ago, the German hotel industry is gradually moving in line with other sections of its society. This study attempts to present a snapshot of the asse...

Author: Joseph S. Chen, Willy Legrand, Philip Sloan & Josephine Zho 

Year: 2004 

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