2/25/2019 Learning 814

Some youths of Aras geopark were in attendance in Qeshm global geopark

Some youths acting in the field of handicrafts, media, sport and social affairs represented Aras geopark in a 3-day event.

Due to invitation of director of Qeshm global geopark for attending in the educational workshop participation of youths in conservation of UNESCO global geoparks which was held in Qeshm free zone, some youths acting in the field of handicrafts, media, sport and social affairs represented Aras, Tabas and Qeshm geoparks in a 3-day event lasting from 20 to 22 February.

This workshop was held by cooperation of UNESCO Regional Office in Tehran and Geological Survey & Mineral Exploration of Iran.

The purpose of this workshop was to enhance involvement of local communities in protective actions in well-known geosites.