Strengthening the Border Tourism in Sambas District of West Kalimantan Indonesia in the Covid-19 Pandemic: A Political Boundaries Perspective
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- Border Tourism 1, Covid-19 2, Political Boundaries 3
The Covid-19 pandemic has hurt global tourism, including in Indonesia. Covid-19 has made tourism actors aware to be wise in managing natural and cultural resources. This research was conducted to analyze the strengthening of border tourism during Covid-19 from a political boundary perspective. This study uses a descriptive method with a qualitative approach. The data in this study were obtained through interviews and literature study. The informants in this study are the Regent of Sambas, Deputy Regent of Sambas, Head of the Department of Tourism and Marketing of the Sambas Regency for Youth and Sports, Head of the Destination Section of the Sambas Regency Youth and Sports Tourism Office, Generation of Pesona Indonesia (GenPI), and community leaders. Literature studies were obtained from journals and online news about border tourism during Covid-19 from a political boundaries perspective. This study found that based on strengthening border tourism during Covid-19, it has been carried out through political boundaries perspective by (1) understand and implement the Covid-19 border tourism adaptation policy, (2) strengthening the political potential of border tourism during Covid-19, and (3) developing digital-based border tourism during Covid-19.
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TY - CONF AU - Elyta Elyta AU - Wahyuni Kartikasari PY - 2021 DA - 2021/01/21 TI - Strengthening the Border Tourism in Sambas District of West Kalimantan Indonesia in the Covid-19 Pandemic: A Political Boundaries Perspective BT - Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Sustainable Innovation 2020–Social, Humanity, and Education (ICoSIHESS 2020) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 192 EP - 202 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.210120.124 DO - 10.2991/assehr.k.210120.124 ID - Elyta2021 ER -