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Expert meeting in Flekkefjord

Last week representatives from all 5 municipalities in Magma Geopark had a meeting for cooperation and development within tourism. Magma Geopark presented the plan for implementation of Ruritage actions, and also the progress report. Focusing on tourism as a driver...

UNESCO2030/Ruritage in Lund municipality board

On Thursday 22nd of April Frode Johannessen (Smaabyen Flekkefjord) and Cathrine Johannessen (Magma Geopark) were invited to present the projects UNESCO2030 and Ruritage to the municipality board of Lund. UNESCO2030 is mainly the local implementation of the EU project...

Go for a hike, learn and taste Magma Geopark

In a wonderful sunny day we have mounted the info panels for our Geopark localities 34,43 and 44 : Hidraheia Kjørsfjellet ,Gården Li ,UrstadGruve. At the parking lot there are now information about the hike, the geological heritage, minerals and Geoparks landscape....

GEOfood project win the selection within the UNESCO IGCP

In the last 20 years, the concept of UNESCO Global Geoparks has changed the way geology and geoheritage are seen by the general public. Geoheritage is no longer restricted to specific geosites, and has become the driving force behind local sustainable development,...

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...

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...