Projects

Recent research and commissioned work
  • Oenotourism on the ground: Experiences from China, California, Bordeaux, Alentejo, Burgenland, Stellebosch and Valais. Institute of Geography and Sustainability, University of Lausanne, 2015-2017.
  • Social impact and management study of clam fisheries in the Tagus estuary in the Lisbon region. Directorate-General for Fisheries and Aquaculture (DGPA), University of Lisbon, and PROMAR, 2014-15.
  • Antarctic Tourism Research ANATOCU Portuguese Polar Programme, 2012-13.
  • Tourism and Indigeneity in Australia, University of Queensland, 2012.
  • Critical Factors for Secondary School Success among Coastal Populations in South Western Madagascar, Portuguese National Research Foundation, 2011-14 (with Catarina Moreira)
  • Tourism - Coastal Livelihood Assessment for Madagascar, Mauritius and Comoros, United Nations Development Program and World Bank (GEF) ASCLME, 2010
  • Regional Strategic Action Plan for Coastal Ecotourism Development in the South Western Indian Ocean, Indian Ocean Commission/RECOMAP Programme, 2008
  • Marine Conservation and Pro-Poor Tourism in the South Western Indian Ocean, Higher Education Funding Council for England, 2006-7
  • Tourism, Culture and Sustainable Development, UNESCO, 2006 (with Mike Robinson)

Working languages 
English, French, German and Portuguese

Country work experience
  • France, 1993-1995
  • Tanzania, 1994, 2006, 2008
  • La Reunion, 1995-2002, 2006
  • Madagascar, 2001-2, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2011
  • Kenya, Mauritius, Seychelles, Comoros, 2006
  • UK, 2002-2009
  • USA, 2006
  • Portugal, 2009-2014
  • Australia, 2012
  • Argentina, 2013
  • Germany 2014-15