CERBA. Canada Eurasia Russia Business Association. Prepared in Toronto, 2011. Eco- and Sustainable Tourism. CANADA-RUSSIA NORTHERN TRADE AND THE ROLE OF ECOTOURISM ROUNDTABLE REPORT. John Gunter, President, Frontiers North. Mathew Swan, CEO, Adventure Canada, Cruise North.
Canada Eurasia Russia
Prepared in Toronto, 2011
Mathew Swan, CEO, Adventure Canada,
Graham Dickson, CEO, Arctic Kingdom
Nathalie Gagnon, Senior Analyst, Aboriginal Affairs Secretariat, Parks Canada
Dr. Sonya Graci, Asstant
Professor, Ryerson University, Director,
Dr. VyacheslavSeliverstov, Institute of
Economics and Industrial Engineering, Siberian
Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Tourism is a ‘locomotive’ of modern day development. We have some transportation and logistical power; we also try to organize tourist groups to avoid accidents and dangerous events. Ecotourism has a multiplier effect that creates jobs and allows for locals to maintain a traditional lifestyle.
Mr. Sergey Tevonyan, First Deputy Chairman,
Government of Altai Republic
Mr. Barry Parker, Industry Advisor, Indian and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)
Partner with regional and international carriers (airlines, maritime) and tour operators