Paragraph 131 of the Future We Want, Rio+20

Sustainable tourism

Promotion of investment in sustainable tourism, including eco-tourism and cultural tourism, which may include creating small and mediumsized enterprises and facilitating access to finance, including through microcredit initiatives for the poor, indigenous peoples and local communities in areas with high eco-tourism potential. In this regard, we underline the importance of establishing, where necessary, appropriate guidelines and regulations in accordance with national priorities and legislation for promoting and supporting sustainable tourism.

Supporting Initiatives
The importance of investing in cultural tourism
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
Implementing UN entities
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