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IMPORTANT NOTICE (July 8th 2020)

Taking into consideration the current situation regarding the spread of COVID-19 around the globe and the suggestions of the World Health Organization, the GGN Executive Board at its 78th session on July 8th 2020, agreed not to organize any physical meeting during 2020.

The International and Regional Geopark Conferences and Meetings (with participants from many different countries) already scheduled initially for the period 2020-2022, to be shifted for the period 2021-2023.

Following the decision of the Organizing Committee of the 9th International Conference on UNESCO Global Geoparks which was taken after consultation with UNESCO and GGN ExB, the GGN Executive Board decided to postpone the 9th International Conference on UNESCO Global Geoparks which will be held in Jeju island in 2021. The new dates for the Conference is 9-15 September 2021.

2020

5-10 October 2020: Regional Course on UNESCO Global Geopark 2020 – Langkawi UNESCO Global Geopark, Malaysia

13 October 2020: International Day for Disaster Reduction, Geopark Activities

25-30 October 1020: 6th International Course on UNESCO Global Geoparks – China University of Geosciences Beijing, China

9-15 November 2020: 36th International Geological Congress, Delhi, India

11 December 2020: International Mountain Day, Geopark Activities

 

2021

March 2021: 47th European Geoparks Network Meeting – Katla UNESCO Global Geopark, Iceland

September 2021: Asian Pacific Geoparks Network Coordination Committee Meeting – Satun UNESCO Global Geopark, Thailand

September 2021: 7th Asian Pacific Geoparks Network Symposium – Satun UNESCO Global Geopark, Thailand

September 2021: 48th European Geoparks Network Meeting – Sesia – Val Grande UNESCO Global Geopark, Italy

September 2021: 16th European Geoparks Conference – Sesia – Val Grande UNESCO Global Geopark, Italy

 

2022

March 2022: 49th European Geoparks Network Meeting – Hondsrug UNESCO Global Geopark, Netherlands in collaboration with TerraVita UNESCO Global Geopark, Germany

September 2022:  10th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON GEOPARKS

 

2023

March 2023: 51st European Geoparks Network Meeting, Hateg UNESCO Global Geopark, Romania

September 2023: 8th Asian Pacific Geoparks Network Symposium

September 2023: 17th European Geoparks Conference

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