Revitalization of Borobudur: Heritage tourism promotion and local community empowerment in cultural industries

Nagaoka, Masanori (2011) Revitalization of Borobudur: Heritage tourism promotion and local community empowerment in cultural industries. In: ICOMOS 17th General Assembly, 2011-11-27 / 2011-12-02, Paris, France. [Conference or Workshop Item]

[img]
Preview
PDF
III-3-Article1_Nagaoka.pdf
Available under License Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial.

Download (1MB)

Abstract (in English)

Although Borobudur has attracted large numbers of tourists after its inscription on the World Heritage list, the local tourism in the area is far from bringing the expected economic benefits to local communities. The paper examines current status of the social and environmental challenges arising from the present management of the heritage tourism and needs to protect and promote the World Heritage site, cultural industries and heritage tourism for the long term sustainability of the local community, while introducing on-going UNESCO’s project at Borobudur which received serious damage by the Mt. Merapi volcanic eruption in October, 2010..

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Authors:
AuthorsEmail
Nagaoka, Masanorim.nagaoka@unesco.org
Languages: English
Keywords: cultural tourism; economic and social development; sustainability; temples; volcanoes; natural disasters; damage; cooperation; community participation; local development; promotion; impact; local level; social and economic aspects; legal aspects; revitalization; world heritage; management of cultural heritage; management; legal protection; ash; post-disaster situation; emergency task force; community empowerment; indonesia
Subjects: E.CONSERVATION AND RESTORATION > 03. Monuments
E.CONSERVATION AND RESTORATION > 04. Groups of buildings
E.CONSERVATION AND RESTORATION > 05. Sites
E.CONSERVATION AND RESTORATION > 09. Social and economic aspects of conservation
G.DETERIORATION > 02. Causes of deterioration
H.HERITAGE TYPOLOGIES > 09. Historic buildings
I.CULTURAL TOURISM > 02. Tourism management
I.CULTURAL TOURISM > 04. Sustainable tourism
M.WORLD HERITAGE CONVENTION > 02. World Cultural and Natural Heritage
P.GEOGRAPHIC AREAS > 04. Asia and Pacific islands
Name of monument, town, site, museum: Kedu Valley, Indonesia
UNESCO WHC Number: Borobudur Temple Compounds, Indonesia (WHC 592)
ICOMOS Special Collection: Scientific Symposium (ICOMOS General Assemblies)
ICOMOS Special Collection Volume: 2011, 17th
Depositing User: intern icomos
Date Deposited: 29 Nov 2012 09:18
Last Modified: 29 Nov 2012 10:33
References: Boccardi, Giovanni, Graham Brooks and Hemalchuli Gurung. 2006. Reactive Monitoring Mission to Borobudur Temple Compounds, World Heritage Property, Indonesia. Mission Report. Jakarta: UNESCO

Chihara, Diagoro. 1986. Maintenance of Borobudur and Development of Centre for Borobudur Study and Stone Conservation. Mission Report. Paris: UNESCO

Crandall, L. 1994. The Social Impact of Tourism on Developing regions and its Measurement. Travel, Tourism and Hospitality Research: A Handbook for Managers and Researchers (2nd ed.) Toronto: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Engelhardt, Richard, Graham Brooks and Alexa Schor. 2003. UNESCO-ICOMOS Reactive Monitoring Mission to Borobudur Temple Compounds 16-20 April. Mission Report. Jakarta: UNESCO Indonesian Ministry of Culture and Tourism. 2001. Saving Chandi Borobudur For

1000 Years More - Final Report on the Restoration of Borobudur 1969-1982, project report. Jakarta: Ministry of Culture and Tourism Indonesian Ministry of Education and Culture. 1999. On-site Promotional Meeting for Borobudur and Prambanan as World Heritage Meeting Report. Jakarta: Indonesian Ministry of Education and Culture

Indonesian Ministry of Education and Culture. 1995. Third International Meeting of Experts on Borobudur, Meeting Report. Jakarta: Ministry of Education and Culture

Japan International Cooperation Agency. 1979. Borobudur & Prambanan: Executive Summary, Tokyo: JICA

Japan International Cooperation Agency. 1975. The National Archaeological Parks

Department Project: Borobudur & Prambanan, Interim Report. Tokyo: JICA

Kausar, Devi Roza Kausar and Yoshiaki Nishikawa. 2010. Heritage Tourism in Rural Areas: Challenges for Improving Socio-economic Impacts. Nagoya. Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism research, Vol. 15, No. 2, June 2010: 195-213

Keys, D. 1999. Catastrophe: An Investigation into the Origins of the Modern World. Ballentine.

Klokke, M. 1998. The Art of Southeast Asia. Leiden, Boston. Brill: Harry N. Abrams.

Knox, Robert. 2010. The Archaeological Museums at Borobudur and Prambanan. Mission Report. Jakarta: UNESCO

Luts, H.J. and Chandler, R.F.Jr. 1946. Forest Soils. New York: John Wiley.

Meucci, Costantino. 2007. Candi Borobudur Research Program: Degradation & Conservation of the Stones. Mission Report. Italy: UNESCO

Meucci, Costantino. 2006. Deterioration and Conservation of the Temple of Borobudur. Mission Report. Italy: UNESCO

Meucci, Costantino. 2011. Technical Mission to Borobudur and Prambanan Temple

Compounds. Mission Report. Italy: UNESCO

Miksic, J.N. 1990. Borobudur: Golden Tales of the Buddhas. Berkeley, Calif.: Periplus.

Nagaoka, Masanori. 2011. Borobudur: The Road to Recovery – Community-based Rehabilitation Work and Sustainable Tourism Development. Jakarta: National Geographic Indonesia & UNESCO Publishing

Nagaoka, Masanori. 2010. Revitalization of the Borobudur Archaeological Museum.

JAPAN ICOMOS Information No. 3/2010 (Septembe): 18-19

Nagaoka, Masanori. 2011. Rising from the Ashes?. Bangkok. VOICES UNESCO in the Asia-Pacific No. 26 (April – June): 10

NEDECO. 1972 Description of Work for the Restoration of Borobudur.

Soekmono. 1976. Chandi Borobudur : a monument of mankind. Amsterdam: The UNESCO Press

Soekmono. R. 1983. Indonesian’s Buddhist Sanctuary – a Sermon in Stone. Paris: The UNESCO Courier (February): 8-15

Soekmono, R and Caesar Voute. 1983. How Borobudur was saved. Paris: The UNESCO Courier (February): 16-23

Taylor, K. 2003. Cultural Landscape as Open Air Museum: Borobudur World Heritage site and its Setting. Humanities research. 10 (2): 51-62

Timoty. D.J., & G Wall. 1997. Selling to Tourists: Indonesian Street Vendors. Annals of Tourism Research. 24 (2): 322-340

UNESCO. 1973. Borobudur : beauty in peril. Paris: UNESCO Publishing

UNESCO. 2005. Community Catchment Analysis and Communication on the Significance of Borobudur Temple: Indonesia; Final Report: UNESCO

UNESCO. 2005. Operational Guidelines for the Implementation of the World Heritage Convention. Paris: UNESCO World Heritage Centre

UNESCO. 1983. The Conquest of Time. Paris: UNESCO Publishing

UNESCO. 2005. The Restoration of Borobudur. Paris: UNESCO Publishing

UNESCO. 2006, 2007 and 2009. State of Conservation Report concerning the Borobudur Temple Compounds. Paris. World Heritage Committee. 30COM7B.65, 31COM7B.84, 33COM7B.74: UNESCO

UNESCO and Indonesian Ministry of Culture and Tourism. 2009. Adopted Recommendation of the International Coordination Meeting for Safeguarding Borobudur and Prambanan World Heritage Sites. 3-6 November . Yogyakarta: UNESCO

UNESCO, State Administration of Cultural Heritage Guizhou Administration of

Cultural Heritage, Congjiang Government, and Beijing Cultural Heritage Protection Centre. 2011. Congjiang Cultural Mapping Project Mid-Term Progress Report. China
URI: http://openarchive.icomos.org/id/eprint/1271

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item

Metadata

Downloads

Downloads per month over past year

View more statistics

© ICOMOS
http://www.international.icomos.org
openarchive(at)icomos.org