Africa Travel Week
Crossroad in the sunset time

Beyond The Horizon

TPCC – Tourism Panel on Climate Change launches Beyond the Horizon Deep Dive Series – Prof. Harold Goodwin, author of ‘Tourism in a Finite, Climate Challenged World’ interviewed by Prof. Geoffrey Lipman. A lively discussion against the background of the TPCC 2023 Stocktake on why the tourism sector must better incorporate the realities of Planetary Boundaries into its actions and the applicability of Doughnut Economics as a guide.

Harold Goodwin

Harold Goodwin is WTM’s Responsible Tourism Advisor, he puts together the flagship Responsible Tourism programme at WTM London which attracts 2000 participants each year and the programmes run at WTM Africa, WTM Latin America and Arabian Travel Market. Harold has worked on 4 continents with local communities, their governments and the inbound and outbound tourism industry. He is Managing Director of the Responsible Tourism Partnership and chairs the panels of judges for the World Responsible Tourism Awards and the other Awards in the family, Africa, India and Ireland. Harold works with industry, local communities, governments, and conservationists and undertakes consultancy and evaluations for companies, NGOs, governments, and international organisations. He is also a Director of the Institute of Place Management at Manchester Metropolitan University, where he is an Emeritus Professor, and Founder Director of the International Centre for Responsible Tourism promotes the principles of the Cape Town Declaration which he drafted.