Achieving Goals and Building Bridges: Football Tourism in Libya as a Catalyst for Youth Development and Cultural Understanding


  • ABDULGAWAD BUSADRA Asia metropolitan University
  • Ali Mohamed Ali Akasha


Chiang Mai Tourism


This research scrutinizes football tourism's capacity to act as a pivotal force for transformation in Libya, examining its role in catalyzing youth empowerment, enhancing cultural comprehension, and propelling economic prosperity within a post-conflict framework. Anchored in the universal appeal of football and Libya's profound cultural legacy, this inquiry traverses the complex dimensions of sports tourism. It extracts lessons from international examples, meticulously adapting them to Libya's distinctive scenario. The study delves into the challenges and prospects present within Libya's tourism and sports domains, accentuating the imperative for the development of sustainable infrastructure, legal and regulatory enhancements, and approaches centered around community engagement. Employing a qualitative methodology grounded in an exhaustive review of literature and theoretical underpinnings, the research articulates strategic interventions for Libya. These encompass the fortification of digital marketing endeavors, the advancement of regional collaborations, and the prioritization of sustainability within football tourism ventures. The concluding remarks highlight the crucial role of strategic foresight, inclusivity, and global collaboration in maximizing football tourism's potential for extensive socio-economic advantages and international connectivity. This investigation aspires to enrich the dialogue on sports tourism's contribution to nation-building and economic diversification, proposing a comprehensive strategy for Libya and analogous situations


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How to Cite

BUSADRA, A., & Akasha, A. M. A. (2024). Achieving Goals and Building Bridges: Football Tourism in Libya as a Catalyst for Youth Development and Cultural Understanding. Journal of Reproducible Research, 2(2), 104–114. Retrieved from