Yoko Urbain's research while affiliated with St. Marianna University School of Medicine and other places

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United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 16 focuses on fostering inclusive, just and peaceful societies to ensure sustainable development. This can be an important catalyst to sustainable tourism and draws needed attention to the value of peace through tourism thinking. We might ask by what means could we address structural injustices in tourism...

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... It is recognised that tourism has the potential to contribute to more sociologically and ecologically just forms of development (Higgins--Desbiolles, 2018a), through promoting peace (Farmaki, 2017;Higgins-Desbiolles, Blanchard, & Urbain, 2021), fairly distributing the benefits between communities and individuals (Jamal, 2019;Rastegar, Zarezadeh, & Gretzel, 2021), increasing self-esteem and capabilities of indigenous groups (Camargo & Vázquez-Maguirre, 2021;Harbor & Hunt, 2021), involving community and empowering women (Mkono, Rastegar, & Ruhanen, 2021;Tajeddini, Walle, & Denisa, 2017), conserving the natural environment and nonhuman animals (Belicia & Islam, 2018), and securing justice to build a positive future (Higgins--Desbiolles, 2008). However, so far, such ambitious aims have not translated into tourism practice. ...