How sustainable is coastal tourism? What is needed to achieve sustainability is discussed here.
What would a truly sustainable coastal tourism industry look like? And what contribution can it make to the development of the blue economy? CORDIO Director David Obura participated in a panel on sustainable tourism – the video below captures a 3-minute segment of the 25 minute session, and the main points of David Obura’s intervention are summarized below.
Jan Piotrowski, Environment correspondent, The Economist – Moderator
Joe Okudo,Principal Secretary, Tourism, Ministry of Tourism and Wildlife, Kenya
David Obura, Founding director, CORDIO East Africa
Remi Blokker, Chief executive, Bluerise
The key points in David Obura’s intervention for the session: