Tourism Development

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Agents of Tourism

The organisations and individuals that carry out tourism development are known as agents of tourism. These fall into 3 categories:

1. Private sector (commercial organisation)

2. Public sector (non - commercial organisation)

3. Voluntary sector (non - commercial organisation)

These organisations that operate on a national and international scale often work togethor in partnership to develop and promote their individual destinations. They gain 3 main benefites.

  • Economic
  • Social
  • Political

But sometimes with this there can be conflict of interest for example an owner of some land in


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