ISCH COST Action IS1204: Tourism, Wellbeing and Ecosystem Services (TObeWELL)

Principal Investigator:  Dr. Veronika Gežík (Chobotová),

Co-researchers:  Dr. Eva Streberov, ,Prof Tatiana Kluvankova, Dr. Mari Shioya,

Duration of the project:  01/10/2006 – 30/09/2010

Contract Number: 035536

Coordinator:  Prof Gareth Shaw (UK), University of Exeter, Business School


This project was based on bringing together principles of ecosystem services (ES), which focused on life support systems, with more non-material services such as culture, health and wellbeing through tourism. It aimed to link research on wellbeing provided by ecosystems and their use via tourism, leisure and recreation activities.