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Advanced Center of Tourism and Hospitality Research (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)

Advanced Center of Tourism and Hospitality Research

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


Mission Statement

Sustainable development of tourism from a strategic and network perspective

Issue Areas – Action Issues

The project Innovation processes in Tourism from a Strategic Network Perspective: levering socio-economic development in the city of Rio de Janeiro, financed by FAPERJ/CNPq – (PRONEX Proc. No. E-26/170.010/2008) has a central objective with two main focuses:

Central Objective 
Development of conceptual tools

Main focus 1 
Support management actions – contribute to the development of innovation processes in the tourism sector within a systemic, network and strategic perspective.

Main Focus 2 
Support the creation and development of Public Policies for the sustainable socio-economic development of Rio de Janeiro by way of tourism.

The research is based on the assumption that a network perspective makes it possible to integrate the various elements and dimensions focused on by the project, notably Innovation, Public & Private Institutions and Socio-Economic Development.

Student Name and Class Year: Maureen Flores, MS ’05

If you are interested in getting in touch with this student/alum, please contact Caroline Ramaley,

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