Magma Geopark

Projects

Magma Geopark is in a period with several projects and project applications. Most projects are international, where development is local, and the results are shared with partners in other countries. The idea is, for a period, to mainly work with projects that will give Magma Geopark several commercial products and possibilities for the future. managing director Pål Thjømøe is the contact for most of the projects.

Ruritage

Ruritage started 1. of June 2018 and is a four year project financed by European Commission H2020 Programme with a total budget of app. 18 Million Euro. The project with focus on enhancing cultural heritage as a driver for sustainable growth within the establishment...

ESTEAM

The project ESTEAM comes out from the personal experience and needs of science teachers. We know that learning programs and the learning process are getting more and more comprehensive, fast and demanding. The traditional way of teaching is slowly losing its force....

GEOfood

GEOfood  project was financed by Norden Fund- KreaNord program in March 2014 until June 2016. The project’s aim was to boost local food as an unique Geopark experience, valorize the local SME’s in the food and tourism sector in the Nordic countries and promote the...

NORA and Nordisk Kulturfond

Magma UNESCO Global Geopark is grateful and proud to have been receiving funds from NORA (Nordisk Atlantsamarbeide) and Nordisk Kulturfond. These funds have been used to develop GeoVR and GEOmuseum in cooperation with the aspiring geopark on Faroe Islands, Katla...

GeoVR

GeoVR is developed through funds from Rogaland County Regional Development Fund, Drifting Apart, NORA and Nordisk Kulturfond, and is opening the worlds geological history to a brand new audience using pictures, illustrations, sounds, technology and interactivity. An...

GEOmuseum

The project aims to develop GEOmuseum to disseminate the geological and cultural heritage in the Nordic Region. The project contribute to developing four museum concepts which would share the geological and cultural heritage of the Nordic Countries. Magma UNESCO...

Prevoius projects

Drifting Apart

This project started in 2015 and ended in March 2018. The project  has been a motivating and enlightening adventure, building new bridges between the continents that share a common geological,...