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      Human Challenges: Communities, Inclusive Entrepreneurship and Innovation

  • Human Challenges: Communities, Inclusive Entrepreneurship and Innovation

    Whilst developments in commerce and communication offer increasing connectedness, the human challenges of fractured communities, isolation and individualism appear to grow. The elderly suffer loneliness, millennials face work insecurity and migrant communities suffer hostility. Who is benefitting from social change, why and how? What are the obstacles to social mobility and challenges for newcomers such as refugees? How do SME’s drive innovation and change in the global economy? What are the social, economic and environmental challenges of the fast growing visitor economy? And who are the stakeholders in tourism destination development?

    Keywords: entrepreneurship and integration; internationalisation; innovation; work and refugees; community development; tourism destination (and risk)