MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION
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23.10.2015
PE568.440v01-00
 
B8-0961/2015

pursuant to Rule 133 of the Rules of Procedure


on safe and responsible tourism


Patricija Šulin, Dubravka Šuica

Motion for a European Parliament resolution on safe and responsible tourism  
B8-0961/2015

The European Parliament,

–       having regard to Rule 133 of its Rules of Procedure,

A.     whereas tourism is a way for people to relax;

B.     whereas in many European countries tourism is a major source of revenue;

C.     whereas tourism has not only an environmental but also a social impact;

D.     whereas in high season tourist destinations can experience a serious imbalance between the numbers of tourists and locals;

E.     whereas tourism should offer a safe way for people to relax with minimal negative impact on tourist destinations;

1.      Calls on the Commission to take appropriate account of the safety and responsibility aspects in its tourism promotion activities.

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