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LINKAGES BETWEEN TOURISM AND COMMUNITY- DRIVEN ECONOMIC ACTIVITIES: SHAPING SUSTAINABILITY IN MOUNTAIN REGIONS
(2018-2020)

The interdisciplinary research project generally intends to unfold the possible scenario/model how the tourism development can promote socioeconomic improvement in mountainous regions of Georgia.

TRANSFORMATION OF LIVELIHOOD PRACTICES IN RURAL AND MOUNTAINOUS SETTLEMENTS LOCATED AT THE EDGE OF PROTECTED AREAS IN GEORGIA

In an effort to gain a better understanding of the process how global phenomenon, namely expansion of tourism and protected areas shape livelihood practices of local mountain residents, the study will shed the light of the ongoing transformation pathways of the society in transition.