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GGN presents: 1st Film Festival!

Global Geopark Network presents the 1st Film Festival! Are you a filmmaker working inside the municipality of Eigersund, Flekkefjord, Lund, Bjerkreim or Sokndal?  Would you like to tell a story related to the wonderful unique town or village you are living in? We are...

Treasure hunt in Magma Geopark!

Treasure hunt in Magma Geopark! Download the educational outdoor science game from Magma Geopark – TeachOUT, collect points and experience the local environment in new ways. We have prepared 6 routes in Eigersund kommune that are now available for exploring: ...

Magma geopark presents the GEOfood MANIFESTO!

Magma geopark presents the GEOfood MANIFESTO! The GEOfood MANIFESTO has been developed in the course of the last three months by Magma Geopark team with the support of Naturtejo UNESCO Global Geopark and thanks to the cooperation with the Future Food Institute. The...

Visit from Sunnhordland geopark

Visit from Sunnhordland geopark On January 21 and 22, Magma Geopark was visited by our colleagues in Geopark Sunnhordland. An educational and inspiring meeting where we focused on exchanging experience and bests practice. Representatives from a potential new UNESCO...

Map of UNESCO designation in Norway

You may have known that Norway has eight places on UNESCO’s World Heritage List – but did you know that we also have three geoparks and two creative cities? Have a look at the map and find out where the other UNESCO Global Geoparks of Norway are located....

Magma signed a contract with Future Food Network

Magma signed a contract with Future Food Network Magma geopark has signed a contract with Future Food Network which is part of the global network Future Food. The network focuses on education and innovation in the global food systems. Future Food is an...

European Geopark Network celebrates 20 years

European Geopark Network celebrates 20 years In June 2000, four Geoparks took the initiative to establish the European Geopark Network. The very first geoparks in this network were: Reserve Geologique de Haute-Provence – France...

Replicator workshop-RURITAGE

The next two days Magma is in Bologna at the Dipartimento di Architettura – Università di Bologna for the Ruritage project meeting together with the other 5 replicators. The aim is to get guidance and help to finish our Action Plan for implementation of our 3...

RURITAGE EU project- educational tour to Puglia

Among the exciting activities, the Magma team learned about Apulia Local food system and its development through the initiative farmersdinner. They also met up with the mayor of Cagnano Varano, Claudio Costanzucci Paolino, to discuss future plans related to the usage...

RURITAGE EU project- Meeting in Appignano-Italy

Last week  Magma Geopark attended the RURITAGE meeting in Appignano del Tronto, that was a good opportunity to meet all project partners and exchange good practices within the rural regeneration strategy. The project aim to regenerate rural areas though participatory...

RURITAGE EU Project- study tour to Ireland

Magma Geopark, together with several local partners, had an opportunity to visit the Wild Atlantic Way in Ireland, as part of the EU project Ruritage. The goal of the trip was to observe the good practices in tourism development, exchange knowledge and learn from our...