All information including publications, conference presentations and news items related to tourism data is tagged below.
The changing contribution of different forms of tourism to local livelihoods during a period of crisis: a case study of Southern Kenya – Caroline Abunge
Link to pdf About Caroline Abunge’s presenation on the effects of the tourism slump. She concludes that: tourism in the area has suffered due to the terrorism crisis, Kenyan citizens have continued to visit the area – they are not put off – may be more resilient but also have lower impact as they spend […]Read more
Tourism at the Kisite-Mpunguti Marine National Park 2011-2015
SPACES has been investigating ecosystem services and their contribution to poverty alleviation in Kenya and Mozambique since 2013. One part of this project has looked at tourism in the South Coast region of Kenya. From 2013-2015 Kenya had terrorism related travel advisories. SPACES co-investigator, Chris Sandbrook, analysed tourism data from 2011-2015 to understand how the […]Read more
SPACES at the ESPA 2016 Annual Science Conference
The ESPA Annual Science Conference was held in Nairobi, Kenya from the 17th to the 18th of November. Several members of the SPACES team were in attendance, including Tim Daw, Kate Brown, Caroline Abunge, Salomao Bandeira, Caroline Abunge, Christopher Cheupe, Julio Machele, Vera Julien, Bernard Owuor, Tomas Chaigneau, Kate Brown, and Kairo Gitundu. Tim, Kate, […]Read more