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RURITAGE webinar

Food and gastronomy embody agricultural practices, landscape, local history and traditions, symbolizing the cultural heritage of a territory and are becoming ever more relevant in improving the economic and environmental sustainability of both tourism and agriculture....

New local cooperation project in Gloppedalsura

Gloppedalsura is the most powerful stone clock in Rogaland county, and among the largest in Northern Europe. The valley sides in the landscape rooms rise steeply and amplify the intensity. Byrkjedal is the crossing point between two valleys, and contains fine, flat...

New project focusing on education about GEOfood

New project focusing on education about GEOfood The GEOfoodEDU is a two years project, financed by NORA (Nordic Atlantic Cooperation), which is an intergovernmental organisation under the regional cooperation programme of the Nordic Council of Ministers and it brings...

Magma and Energy Innovation apply for an EU project

Magma and Energy Innovation apply for an EU project Magma Geopark and at Energy Innovation AS are cooperating in the BRICK and EUREKA European projects application based on the Horizon 2020 Call  The projects aim both at establishing a positive impact implementing and...

New international partner in GEOfood!

The international and Local brand for food products and restaurants is now present in 15 UNESCO Global Geoparks territories around the World! They are first UNESCO geopark in Uruguay and the first #GEOfood partner in South America! It is located in the...

News from the international partners in RURITAGE

News from the international partners in RURITAGE All the international partners in the EU project Ruritage have been deeply affected by the ongoing crisis, but a lot of effort has been put into adapting project actions to the current situation, where focus on...

Old Urstad mining site opened on Geology day

Old Urstad mining site opened on Geology day Official opening of Urstad mines The geopark location Urstad mine at Hidra in Flekkefjord municipality was officially opened on 19th September and thus we celebrated Geology Day. Dedicated locals were eager to share about...

Many tourists in Magma this summer

In June 2020, no tourism company knew what the summer would be like. But despite the special situation, we now see that small towns in Magma did well with a lot of visits and good sales.

Kick-off for Arctic Hubs

9-11th of September Magma is is taking part in a digital kick-off for the new project Arctic hubs. This is a 4 year-project that started on the 1st of August 2020.