Caroline Gildea

Project Title: The Development of a generic sustainable tourism blueprint for tourist attractions in Ireland   

Name: Caroline Gildea

Supervisor: Dr. James Hanrahan

Abstract:

Aims and Objectives of the proposed research

  1. To critically examine the current sustainability of key tourist attractions in terms of energy, water, waste, recycling, transportation, food, training and the monitoring of environmental performance.
  2. To develop a generic sustainable tourism blue print (green print) for tourism attractions which could reduce running costs and facilitate managers in converting their products to sustainable tourist attractions.