This chapter includes the following articles.
Increasingly aware of the need for economic diversification, Gabon is paying unprecedented attention to the development of its tourism sector. Within the Emerging Gabon strategy, the Green Gabon plan demonstrates recognition of the fact that sustainable development will be key to growth. The upgrading of hospitality options and promotion of Gabon in the ecotourism market should soon boost the sector’s contribution to GDP. Enhanced air connections, better training of human resources, the arrival of international development projects, along with the government’s focus on sustainability, is set to accelerate development efforts.