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Women & empowerment in Nicaragua – a report by our director

Women & empowerment in Nicaragua – a report by our director

One of our directors, Daniela Moreno Alarcón, has been active in Nicaragua for many years and has reported on her research and work there extensively. Her report ‘Empowerment Approach in Tourism: The Voices of Nicaraguan Women‘ was origignally published in London for the Central America Women’s Network, and has now been repurposed for an Albasud project called ‘Treball decent, turisme responsable i empoderament de les dones‘ (Catalan; ‘Decent work, responsible tourism and empowerment of women’ in English). The summary of…

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Accessible resources

Accessible resources

Analysing the Gender Dimensions of Tourism as a Development Strategy, Lucy Ferguson, 2009 Identifying good practice in gender and sustainable tourism Gender and Tourism Seasonality by Fiona Bakas, Research Fellow at the University of Aveiro, Portugal Ethical and Social Dimensions of Tourism (UNWTO)  Munar, A.M. et. al. (2015), The Gender Gap in the Tourism Academy: Statistics and Indicators of Gender Equality. While Waiting for the Dawn      

Useful links

Useful links

Gender responsible tourism  UNWTO and UN Women collaboration Global Report on Women in Tourism, UNWTO/UN Women, 2011 White Paper: Women in Tourism & Hospitality: Unlocking the Potential in the Talent Pool Video resources from International Women’s Rights Action Watch Asia Pacific on implementing The Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) in the areas of: value chain business and human rights substantive equality non discrimination state obligation Articles on gender and tourism Albertina Almeida: Can…

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