Research Papers/Topics in Hotel Management And Tourism

Contribution Of Gorilla Naming (Kwita Izina) In Rwandan Tourism. A Case Study Of Volcanoes National Park In Musanze District

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The Social Economic Effects Of Tourism Development To The People Since The End Of The 1994 Genocide In Rwanda, Case Study Of Musanze District.

ABSTRACTThe study examined the social economic effects of tourism development to the people since beend of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda. Objectives that guided the study included; to examine thebenefits of tourism to the people in Musanze district since 1994, to examine the challenges totourism development in people in Musanze district since the end of the 1994 genocide and toestablish strategies through which the social economic life of the people in Musanze district maybe improved throu...

Information Technology And Sustainable Tourism Development Of Selected Museums In Kampala-Uganda

ABSTRACTThe study was about information technology and sustainable tourism development in selectedmuseums of Kampala-Uganda. The study was based on the following four objectives; todetermine the respondents profile in terms of age, gender, level of education, marital status andexperience: to establish the level of effectiveness of information technology in the selectedmuseums of Kampala-Uganda; to determine the level of sustainable tourism development in theselected museums of Kampala-Ug...

Analysis Of Community Based Tourism Initiatives Growth Among Ruralcommunities In Western Uganda. A Case Study Of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

ABSTRACTThe study on the "Analysis of Tourism Community Based Tourism Initiatives among RuralCommunities" was canied out in Western Uganda with specific aims of; estimating thecontribution of COBATI in the growth of the community through exploring the importanteconomic drivers within the local livelihoods; establishing the challenges experienced in thepromotion of COBATI to suggest possible solutions for promoting COBATI. A review ofrelated literature was carried out on already existing ...

Total Quality Management And Employee Performance. A Case Study Of Hotel Intercontinental, Nairobi.

ABSTRACTThe need for total quality management (TQM) of services has become increasingly relevant inthe Kenya's' hospitality industry. But only a few people in the industry are aware of the conceptTQM in the daily running of their business. This is the main reason that has prompted to thisstudy. The entire study has focused its attention to evaluating, and assessing the efforts put by themanagement team of the Hotel Intercontinental Nairobi towards promoting TQM whilstadjusting to fast c...

The Impact Assessment Of Environment By Tourism Activities (Case Study Of Coast Province, Kenya)

AbstractThe Purpose Of Study Was To Investigate The Impact Of Tourism Activities On The Environment InCoast Province Kenya. The Objectives Ofthe Study Were To Identify The Tourism Activities InCoast Province, To Identify The Impacts Of Tourism On The Environment, To Further Identify TheContribution Of Stake Holders On The Protection And Conservation Of Wildlife, To RecommendPossible Ways On How Tourism Development Can Be Sustainable Way And Hence Less Effects On TheEnvironment. The Metho...

The Impact Analysis Of Kenyan Politics On The Tourism Industry; A Case Study Of Mombasa Beach Hotel And Ministry Of Tourism Kenya

ABSTRACTConcepts of terrorism, political turmoil, and war appear unrelated to tourism.Closer examination of their points of convergence and impacts on tourismreveals otherwise.This paper examines literature focusing on the relationships between these phenomena. Research themes which emerge from available studies include impacts of terrorism and political instability on tourist demand, motives of terrorist in targeting tourists, using tourists as political tools, the effec...

Implications Of Kenyan Politics From 1997- 2008 On The Tourism Industry

ABSTRACTConcepts of terrorism, political turmoil, and war appear unrelated to tourism. Closerexamination of their points of convergence and impacts on tourism reveals otherwise.This paper examines literature focusing on the relationships between tl1ese phenomena.Research themes which emerge from available studies include impacts of terrorism andpolitical instability on tourist demand, motives of terrorist in targeting tourist, using tourist as a political tool, the effects of politi...

Role Of Managers And Staff In Achieving Customer Care And Satisfation In The Hotel Industry. Case Study Of Equatoria Hotel

ABSTRACTThe main objective of this study was to investigate the role played by the managers and staff inachieving quality customer care and satisfaction. The respondents who were contacted included;the visitors, employees and managers, the sampling methods used to select the respondents weremainly random sampling particularly to the visitors and purposive sampling to the topmanagement. The methods used for data collection mainly included; observation andquestionnaires and inter. These ai...

The Impact Of Environmental Degradation On Tourism Resources. A Case Study Of Mt.Elgon National Park

ABSTRACTThe study was conducted in Mt. Elgon National park in eastern Uganda in Mbale district, with the main purpose of investigating the impact of enviromnental degradation on tourism resources. The study aimed at achieving the following objectives To identify the tourism resources at Mt. Elgon National Park. To identify the enviromnentally degraded resources in Mt. Elgon National Park. To find out the impacts of enviromnental degradation in Mt. Elgon National ...