The Research Centre for Tourism, Sustainability and Well-being (CinTurs) is an interdisciplinary research centre that combines approaches from Human, Social and Environmental Sciences to produce and transfer knowledge in Tourism and Hospitality with the goal of contributing to sustainable development of tourist territories, competitiveness of hospitality industry and destinations’ governance, and well-being of tourists, visited communities and employees in the tourism industry.

The R&D Unit Evaluation 2017/2018 process is underway for funding during the period 2019-2022.

July 2018

Historical Contexts and Identities of the Mediterranean Countries. The publication emphasizes two major directions, the historical construct and the geographical identities, and provides a set of eight case studies in Italy, Spain, Portugal, Israel and Turkey.

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6-10 August 2018

Marisa Cesário, CinTurs researcher, lectured the course “Ecohydrology solutions and economic valuation”, UNESCO chair at University of Algarve, at Yogyakarta, Indonesia.


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July 2 - 4  

CinTurs researchers attended the annual meeting of Portuguese researchers "Ciência'18", promoted by the Foundation for Science and Technology.


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