UNESCO and Global Geoparks Network GGN assists Geopark initiatives in Africa and the Arab States
UNESCO Lecture Series: Earth Materials for a Sustainable and Thriving Society
The Lecture Series is sponsored by UNESCO the only United Nations organization with a mandate to support research and capacity building in the Earth Sciences The Series supports the vision of UNESCOs International Geoscience Programme for efficient safe sustainable and renewable natural resources exploration and extraction
UNESCO Global Geoparks continue supporting communities during COVID-19 pandemic
UNESCO Global Geoparks have launched various initiatives in the context of the COVID19 pandemic in order to support local communities
Agreement signed between UNESCO and the Government of Japan for the commencement of the project: “Strengthening Disaster Prevention Approaches in Eastern Africa”.
On Tuesday 2nd March 2020 UNESCO and the Government of Japan officially signed the agreement for the commencement of the project Strengthening Disaster Prevention Approaches in Eastern Africa By providing substantial funding support the Government of Japan has again demonstrated their commitment to UNESCO and the humanitarian and development needs of Africa