Cultural Tourism and Cultural Heritage
We provide advice on promoting and protecting cultural heritage.
Dr Caust is recognised for her contributions to UNESCO on cultural heritage. She was part of a small international team invited to comment on the draft 2009 UNESCO Framework for Cultural Statistics.
Dr Caust addressed conferences in 2010 and 2011 as part of Vietnam's bid to have its intangible cultural heritage recognised by UNESCO. She was an invited speaker at the 2013 UNESCO Convention for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage. Dr Caust's paper on cultural tourism and the conflict between prioritising tourism revenues over preserving honored practices was well reported in the national media.