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Map of UNESCO designation in Norway

You may have known that Norway has eight places on UNESCO’s World Heritage List – but maybe we also have three geoparks and two creative cities?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...

European Conference on UNESCO Global Geoparks

The 25th to 27th of September Magma Geopark successfully participated at the 19th European Conference on UNESCO Global Geoparks hosted by Sierra Norte de Sevilla UNESCO Global Geopark, Spain. The Magma representatives presented to the audience the RURITAGE project and...

Seminar on Geoturism at Stord presenting RURITAGE

The Geotourism seminar at Stord gave us useful input on dissemination and exciting geology. We had a chance to learn more about innovative ways of interpretating geological heritage and also present our chosen ICT projects. Both Magma Geopark and Gea Norvegica had...

Borghi d’ Italia Italian shooting crew in Magma Geopark

Borghi d’ Italia Italian shooting crew spent more then three full days in Magma Geopark to start shooting for the RURITAGE  (www.ruritage.eu) promotional movie about our wonderful Geopark, the  #GEOfood (www.geofood.no) project and sustainable development with local...

RURITAGE MEETING IN CRETE

Magma Geopark, with Cathrine Johannessen Skogen, Anne Vigdis Ellingsen (Egersund Business and Harbor) and Frank Toks (Deputy Mayor Sokndal Municipality) participated in the RURITAGE project meeting in Crete from 27th to 30th of May. Here, role models and replicators...