Ha Giang prepares for the International Conference of “Cooperation for the Development of Global UNESCO Geoparks”17/04/2020

                In order to promote bilateral, multilateral and multi-field cooperation with different types of strategic partners  for  the  sustainable  development  of Global UNESCO Geoparks, People’s Committee of Ha Giang Province coordinates with Vietnam National Committee for UNESCO to organize an international conference with the theme of “Cooperation for the sustainable development of Global UNESCO Geoparks”. The conference is expected to be attended by the following delegates: UNESCO; Global Geopark Network (GGN); Asia-Pacific Geoparks Network; Diplomatic delegation representative in Hanoi; Representatives of world organizations in Vietnam; Representatives of some geoparks in the world; Leaders of ministries, central branches; Leaders of provinces and cities with UNESCO tangible heritages; Leaders of UNESCO Heritage Management Boards, Geopark Management Boards; scientific research institutions; leaders of domestic and foreing reputable enterprises;…

         The conference consists of three main themes: The role of UNESCO Geoparks in the global value chain; Identification of types of strategic partners and cooperation contents; Road to develop UNESCO Geoparks, Title of UNESCO Geopark with the development of the national tourism brand in Ha Giang province.

        The conference will take delegates to conduct field survey at the Dong Van Karst Plateau Global UNESCO Geopark. Ha Giang has been currently actively preparing the conditions to successfully organize the International Conference. The conference is expected to take place in June 2020.

Management Board of Geopark