WELCOME DIGITAL EVENT  for the new UNESCO Global Geoparks
16 July 2020 at 15:00 GMT

The GGN Executive Board in collaboration with UNESCO Earth Science and Geo-hazard Risk Reduction Section decided the organisation of a live WELCOME DIGITAL EVENT for the 15 new UNESCO Global Geoparks and 1 extension:

  • Cliffs of Fundy (Canada) 
  • Discovery (Canada)
  • Xiangxi (China)
  • Zhangye (China)
  • Lauhanvuori-Haemeenkangas (Finland)
  • Toba Caldera (Indonesia)
  • Hantangang (Republic of Korea)
  • Rio Coco (Nicaragua)
  • Djerdap (Serbia)
  • Granada (Spain)
  • Maestrazgo (Spain)
  • Estrela (Portugal)
  • Yangan Tau (Russian Federation)
  • Kula- Salihli (Turkey)  – Extension > 10%
  • Black Country (UK)
  • Dak Nong (Vietnam)

The Event will be organized jointly by UNESCO and the GGN.

The event will start at 15:00 GMT.