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Projects

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...

Nordic Culture Fund – 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...

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...

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, natural and cultural heritage. Main outcomes of the projects were: manual...

NORA geoVR project

Magma UNESCO Global Geopark is grateful and proud to have been receiving funds from NORA (Nordisk Atlantsamarbeide) . These funds have been used to develop GeoVR in cooperation with the aspiring Geopark project  on Faroe Islands ( Geological Survey of Faroes) , 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...

Past projects

Drifting Apart

Prosjektet startet i 2015 og ble avsluttet i mars 2018. Prosjektet har vært et motiverende og opplysende eventyr, og det har blitt bygget nye broer mellom kontinenter som deler en felles geologisk,...