1. Scott, D. and Gössling, S. 2018. Tourism and Climate Change Mitigation. Embracing the Paris Agreement - Pathways to Decarbonisation. Prepared for European Travel Commission. 
  2. Gössling, S. 2017. The Environmental Future of Accommodation. Hotel Yearbook 2018, available:
  3. Gössling, S. 2015. UNEP Briefing Paper. Tourism’s global resource use. Paris: UNEP.
  4. Gössling, S. 2015. Air travel, emissions, and tourism growth in the Asia and the Pacific region. In Ruhanen, L. (ed.) Responding to Climate Change. Tourism Initiatives in Asia and the Pacific. Madrid: UNWTO, pp. 69-76.
  5. Gössling, S., Andersson. A-C. 2015. Turism. I Hall, M., Lund, E. & Rummukainen, M. (red) Klimatsäkrat Skåne. CEC Rapport Nr 02. Centrum för miljö- och klimatforskning, Lunds universitet. ISBN 978-91-981577-4-125.
  6. Gössling, S., Andersson. A-C., Ring, A., Dwyer, L. & Hall C.M. 2014. Optimizing Swedish tourism with a focus on spending and average length of stay. Report prepared for BFUF: Stockholm.
  7. Gössling, S. 2013. Tourism and water: Interrelationships and management. Global Water Forum, available:
  8. Gössling, S. 2013. Water use patterns in tourism in Rhodes, Greece. An analysis of the water footprints of three Sentido hotels and recommendations for water management. Prepared for Thomas Cook, Germany.
  9. Gössling, S. 2013. Effective Policies for Growth – In Progress Report. Annex 2 – Competing Demands for Scarce Resources: A Discussion Paper. Organization of Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), Paris, France.
  10. Gössling, S. 2012. Mitigation and Adaptation in Climate Change-related Certification. Review for the sectors agriculture, forestry, fisheries and tourism, with a focus on Africa. Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), Eschborn, Germany.
  11. Simpson, M. C., Clarke, J. F., Scott, D. J., New, M., Karmalkar, A., Day, O. J., Taylor, M., Gössling, S., Wilson, M., Chadee, D., Stager, H., Waith, R., Hutchinson, N. 2012. CARIBSAVE Climate Change Risk Atlas (CCCRA). The CARIBSAVE Partnership, DFID and AusAID, Barbados.
  12. Gössling, S., Scott, D. and C.M. Hall 2011. Background Report (Coastal Tourism) prepared for the Green Economy in a Blue World report, UNEP, FAO, IMO, UNDP, IUCN, World Fish Center, GRID-Arendal (2011), Green Economy in a Blue World. Available through and
  13. Gössling, S. 2011. Climate Change and Tourism Policy in OECD Countries. Organization of Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Paris, France.
  14. Gössling, S., Peeters, P., Eijgelaar, E., Sonntag, U. and Lohmann, M. 2010. Das Reiseverhalten der Deutschen 2020: Wege zur Emissionsreduktion im Tourismus im Einklang mit der deutschen Klimapolitik. Atmosfair, Berlin, Germany.
  15. Strasdas, W., Gössling, S. and Dickhut, H. 2010. Treibhausgas-Kompensationsanbieter in Deutschland. Abschlussbericht. Verbraucherzentrale Bundesverband, Berlin, Germany.
  16. Peeters, P., Gössling, S. and Scott, D. 2010. Background Report (Tourism patterns and associated energy consumption) prepared for the tourism chapter of the UNEP Green Economy Report, UNEP (2011), Towards a Green Economy: Pathways to Sustainable Development and Poverty Eradication,
  17. Gössling, S. 2010. Background Report (Water) prepared for the tourism chapter of the UNEP Green Economy Report, UNEP (2011), Towards a Green Economy: Pathways to Sustainable Development and Poverty Eradication,
  18. Gössling, S. 2009. Report on the Seminar "Coastal Tourism in the Mediterranean: Adapting to Climate Change". Cagliari (Sardinia), Italy, 8-10 June 2009. United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), République Française – Ministère de l’Écologie, du Développement et de l’Aménagement durables, United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Priority Actions Programme, Paris, France.
  19. Gössling, S. 2008. Recommendation for a Climate Travel Indicator. Svenska Dagbladet, Stockholm, Sweden.
  20. Simpson, M.C., Gössling, S. and Scott, D. 2008. Report on the International Policy and Market Response to Global Warming and the Challenges and Opportunities that Climate Change Issues Present for the Caribbean Tourism Sector. Caribbean Regional Sustainable Tourism Development Programme, Caribbean Tourism Organization, Barbados.
  21. Simpson, M.C., Gössling, S., Scott, D., Hall, C.M. and Gladin, E. 2008. Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation in the Tourism Sector: Frameworks, Tools and Practice. United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), University of Oxford, United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), World Meteorological Organization (WMO), Paris, France.
  22. Scott, D., Amelung, B., Becken, S., Ceron, J.-P., Dubois, G., Gössling, S., Peeters, P., Simpson, M. 2008. Climate Change and Tourism: Responding to Global Challenges. United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and World Meteorological Organization (WMO), UNWTO: Madrid, Spain.
  23. Gössling, S. 2007. Forestry projects as voluntary carbon offsets: Considerations, measurements, legal aspects. Tourism Industry Carbon Offset Service, Cambridge, UK.
  24. Gössling, S. 2007. Engaging in voluntary carbon offsetting. Strategic considerations. Scandinavian Airlines, Copenhagen, Denmark.
  25. Gössling, S. 2006. Analysis of tourist flows, greenhouse gas emissions, and options for carbon offsetting schemes in the context of Linnéjubileet 2007. Linnédelegationen, Stockholm, Sweden.
  26. Gössling, S. 2005. Tourism and Global Environmental Change. Analysis and State of Knowledge with a Focus on Sweden. Swedish Tourist Authority, Stockholm, Sweden.
  27. Gössling, S., Andersson-Cederholm, A., Gyiomothy, S. and Hultman, J. 2005. Turismverksamhet i Höganäs Kommun. Rekommendationer. Höganäs Community, Sweden.
  28. Gössling, S. and Jiddawi, N. 2004. Planning for Sustainable Tourism. Report of a workshop held in Zanzibar, Tanzania, 22-30 October 2003. Western Indian Marine Science Association, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
  29. Gössling, S., Kunkel, T., Naber, N., Birkemeyer, J., Froese, J., Heck, N., Schliermann, E., Schumacher, K. und Cirica, A. 2003.  Studierende und Ökostrom: Eine Analyse des Marktpotenzials Freiburger Studierender als Kunden von Ökostromprodukten. Badenova Freiburg, Germany.
  30. Gössling, S. and Ouis, P. 2000. Ecotourism in a Man & Biosphere Reserve: Dana, Jordan. Impact assessment and strategies towards integrated management. Royal Society for the Conservation of Nature (RSCN), Amman, Jordan.
  31. Gössling, S. 2000. Möglichkeiten und Grenzen von Aufforstungen und des Schutzes der tropischen Wälder als Maßnahmen zur Kompensation tourismusbedingter CO2-Emissionen. One World, Berlin, Germany.