Modern slavery and tourism: when holidays and human exploitation collide

Joseph Martin Cheer, Kent Goldsworthy, Leigh Mathews, Shivani Kanodia

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    Holidays are a privilege that many who are fortunate to take them look forward to. They are an opportunity to indulge, relax and recharge – and what could be better than being able to do so while doing good?

    But the costs of production of the tourist experience are often glossed over. And modern slavery practices are especially evident in the tourism supply chain in developing countries.
    Original languageEnglish
    TypeThe Conversation
    Media of outputOnline
    Number of pages2
    Place of PublicationMelbourne
    VolumeThe Conversation
    Publication statusPublished - 19 Jul 2017


    • human slavery
    • tourism
    • orphanage tourism
    • sustainable tourism
    • international development

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