Ethical Issues and CSR in the Travel and Tourism Industry


Tourism is known for bringing employment, increasing economy and creating a learning curve for everyone, but it is also known for negative things such as destroying the natural habitat, bringing unwanted behaviours (e.g. drugs) and creation of overcrowding. Tourism is one of the biggest industries in the world, but it faces a lot of issues with the ethics of the operations in this industry. This is why it is important to raise awareness of the issues that the local communities around the world have to face, so the future developments can be sustainable.

Different Ethical Dilemmas in the Travel and Tourism

The travel and tourism industry brings a lot of ethical issues including leakage of income, green issues ethics, false advertisement ethics, unethical consumer issues and ethics of employment. There is a big range of types of tourism, but the most damaging types of tourism include the tourism which is catered for the mass market. In other words there are two models which attract people with less disposable income, which has it’s ethical side effects. The two models of holidays include all-inclusive holidays and enclave tourism resorts….

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Hi everyone, my name is Thomas TK a solo traveller and a tourism management graduate. This blog is for everyone who struggle to find life passion and for people who are hungry for adventure.

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