Algarve Sustainable Tourism Observatory

Member since

2020

Hosted by

Algarve Tourism Board
Portugal

Monitoring area

Algarve region, Portugal

The Observatory will be developed by the Algarve Toursim Board in partnership with the Algarve Regional Coordination and Decelopment Commission and the Algarve University with the support of Turismo Portugal.

FACTS & FIGURES

More details coming soon

MISSION

The Observatory aims to create a solid collaboration model that allows the colleaction of sustainable indicators and their continuous monitoring in order to produce new knowledge that supports the decision-making processes with a view to make the Algarve a competitive tourism region, recognized by the quality of its offer and sustained growth.

Current Monitoring Processes

The Observatory is currently in a start-up phase. It is intended to systematize various sources of data while defining others in need in order to produce and transfer information/knowledge.

KEY MONITORING AREAS

  • Employment
  • Destination economic benefits
  • Tourism seasonality
  • Energy management
  • Water management
  • Solid waste management
  • Waste water (sewage) management
  • Development control

DID YOU KNOW…

Algarve is the main tourist destination in Portugal.

RESOURCES

GALLERY

LINKS

  • More information coming soon

CONTACT

ALGARVE TOURISM BOARD

Website