Sustainable Tourism After COVID-19: Insights and Recommendations for Asia and the Pacific

Publication | December 2021

This publication examines tourism in Asia and the Pacific, the impacts on it of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, and how it might be reset to contribute more effectively to the Sustainable Development Goals.

  • US$28.00 (paperback)

The report highlights six pathways for promoting systemic change in the sector: a value-driven approach, decarbonization, tourism-led regeneration, improved governance, and sustainable finance. It provides concrete recommendations on how policymakers and industry stakeholders can leverage tourism to foster sustainable development and a green recovery in Asia and the Pacific.


  • Executive Summary
  • Introduction
  • Pre-COVID-19: Tourism and Sustainable Development in Asia and the Pacific
  • COVID-19 Impacts and Responses in Asia and the Pacific
  • Expert Insights
  • Future Pathways and Opportunities
  • Recommendations for Decision-Makers
  • Appendix

Additional Details

  • Climate change
  • Industry and trade
  • Sustainable Development Goals
  • 92
  • 8.5 x 11
  • TCS210510
  • 978-92-9269-256-8 (print)
  • 978-92-9269-257-5 (electronic)
  • 978-92-9269-258-2 (ebook)

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