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8 9 responsibilities of various grp

  1. 1. Responsibilities of various groups Developing tourism at what cost?
  2. 2. Objective • Compare the roles of various groups in taking care of tourist areas • Groups: local communities, visitors, tour operators, planners, non governmental organizations
  3. 3. Pulau Ubin tourist attraction
  4. 4. Pulau Ubin will be developed into the biggest Singapore tourist attraction in 2015. However which group of people should be in charge in order to protect Ubin's environment and its residents?
  5. 5. Representatives of the 5 groups will have a debate to decide the most suitable group to be in charge of Ubin tourism makeover. Round 1: Convince us that your group is the best choice to develop Ubin Round 2 : Explain why other groups will not be so suitable to develop Ubin Round 3 : Open debate by any groups to add other points 5
  6. 6. Local communities • Definition: Group of people living in the same territory • Community based tourism- benefits local communities Examples: home stays,local handicrafts
  7. 7. Visitors • Tourists should visit without damage or offence • Respect the environment and local population • Conservation efforts eg reduce carbon foot print
  8. 8. Tour operators • To conserve and protect environments so that tourists would return • Operate in an environmental sustainable way • Enhance the natural environment • Create awareness of environmental conservation
  9. 9. Non governmental organizations • Non profit organizations that operates without the governor meant • Concern with tourism impact on natural and human environment • Creates guidelines , trainings, research papers
  10. 10. Planning authorities • Singapore tourism board: attract tourist and also conserve national heritage eg Chinatown, kampong glam and little India • Enforce rules, regulations, values and principles for sustainable tourism
  11. 11. Which group should be responsibility for tourism developments? Text pg Strengths Weakness 74 Local -Involves locals in decisionmaking communitie -Incease tourism jobs s for locals Visitors/ tourists Tour operators Non governmen tal organisatio -Difficulty in obtaining funding -Shortage of skilled labour -Provide funds through spendings -Damage tourist attractions -Provide feedback about attractions -Need to generate profits -Dilute local culture and -Share experience and customs raise awareness -Regulate tourist behaviour -Facilitate communication between various stakeholders -Support with manpower or -Difficulty in obtaining external funding
  12. 12. Homework text page 75 q4b, 5, 6 [2m each]

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