Global Network of National Geoparks

Second mutual meeting of Qeshm Geopark and Locals held

January 1, 2011

Second mutual meeting of Qeshm Geopark and Locals held on 1/1/2011. The meeting was about : - How the locals take advantage of geopark - Why we have to conserve our geoheritage? More than 30 perso...

International Mountain Day 2010

December 15, 2010

With the fifth trip to the unknown Papuk “Voćin – Crni vrh” International Mountain Day was marked in Papuk Geopark on Sunday 12th December. The trip was organized by Slavonian Mountaineering Associati...

First Announcement-2nd APGN Symposium

January 20, 2011

Objectives 1. To foster networking and cooperation between members, aspiring and potential members of APGN, GNN and EGN. 2. To introduce and discuss the role of UNESCO’s new initiative on geopark and ...

Eleven sites added to global Geoparks Network

October 5, 2010

During the 9th European Geoparks Conference on the island of Lesvos (Greece) from 1 to 5 October, the Global Geoparks Network Bureau admitted 11 new members in nine countries. The Global Network of Na...

Popularizing Geosciences: Hong Kong Rocks and Geopark Exhibition and Subject Talk Series

July 8, 2010

What is a geopark? Why does Hong Kong need to establish a geopark?...The answers can be found in the Hong Kong Rocks and Geopark Exhibition and Subject Talk Series

Expedition to Leye-Fengshan Geopark by specialists from GGN

June 30, 2010

During the period from June 21 to 24, Reinhard Mitterbäck from Australia and Stephane Legal from France made a three-day field expedition to Leye-Fengshan Geopark in Guangxi Province...

Friendship established between Wangwushan-Daimeishan Geopark and Geopark Araripe

June 11, 2010

On June 4, the Wangwushan-Daimeishan Global Geopark dispatched its representatives to the Geopark Araripe and then concluded a friendship agreement with it...

2nd Geopark Fair- Layout

March 31, 2010

GEOPARK FAIR AWANA PORTO MALAI 10-12 April 2010-4-6 Langkawi Global Geopark, Malaysia

2nd Geopark Fair-Booth-3D View

March 31, 2010

2nd Geopark Fair Booth – one table - two chairs - power supply

INAUGURATION OF THE NATIONAL FORUM OF ITALIAN GEOPARKS

March 18, 2010

The National Forum of Italian Geoparks was inaugurated on Wednesday 17th February 2010 by the new Nature House of the Park in Villa Santi...

Presentation of Papuk Geopark in Post offices

February 23, 2010

Since Papuk Geopark is located on the territory of two counties, Požeško-Slavonska and Virovitičko-podravska, Papuk Geopark, in cooperation with the Croatian Post Inc., set up an exhibition of Park so...

"Discover Psiloritis Natural Park" - Pupil's contest still open

February 23, 2010

Psiloritis Natural Park organizes an open, pupil’s art contest titled “Discover Psiloritis Natural Park”. The contest is addressed to primary and elementary school pupils of Crete and visitors under ...

New Geopark film in the Libraries

February 23, 2010

Access to the social networking phenomenon You Tube at local libraries has been opened...

The Geological Resourses Action Programme in Sierras Subbeticas Geopark has been completed

February 23, 2010

The works of design and planning of conservation actions and enhancement of geodiversity in the province of Córdoba has been completed with the drafting of three works projects...

2nd Circular of the "Geotop-Geoparks-Geoheritage" Meeting

February 8, 2010

The 14th Annual Meeting of the Geoheritage section of the German Society for Geosciences and to ProGEO’s 6th International Symposium on Conservation of Geological Heritage will be held simultaneously ...

Second Global Geotourism Conference will be held in Malaysia

February 8, 2010

The Second Global Geotourism Conference will be held in Mulu, Miri, Sarawak, Malaysia from 17-20 April 2010. It will follow on from, and be closely connected with, the 4th International Conference on ...

Annual Conference 2009 of China's GGN Members closed successfully

January 18, 2010

The Annual Conference 2009 of China’s GGN Members was sponsored jointly by the Department of Geological Environment - the Ministry of Land and Resources, P. R. China and the Global Geoparks Network Of...

9th European Geoparks Conference

January 4, 2010

The 9th European Geoparks Conference will be held on the Greek island of Lesvos for the celebration of the 10th Anniversary of the foundation of the European Geoparks Network

Pupil’s Art Contest

January 4, 2010

Psiloritis Natural Park organizes an open, pupil’s art contest titled “Discover Psiloritis Natural Park”.

International Mountain Day 2009

January 4, 2010

With the fourth trip to the unknown Papuk “Highest Slavonian grassland” Intrenational Mountain Day was marked in Papuk Geopark on Sunday 13th December.