Calendar of Events

2022

21 April Welcome Event for the new UNESCO Global Geoparks
22 April International Mother Earth Day
22-28 April APGN WEEK
26-30 April EGN Spring MeetingDe Hondsrug UNESCO Global Geopark (Netherlands)
30 April GGN Annual General Assembly for Accounts
14 May World Migratory Bird Day
18 May International Museum Day
22 May – 5 June EGN WEEK
5 June World Environment Day
8 June World Oceans Day
8-10 June RURITAGE Conference – UNESCO (Paris)
10 June 2nd GGN Advisory Committee meeting
17 June World Day to Combat Desertification & Drought
July Plastic Free July
13-15 July 6th International Summer University on ‘Geoparks, Sustainable Regional Development and Healthy Lifestyles’
9 August International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples
4-11 September 7th Asia Pacific Geoparks Symposium
13-17 September Youth Forum seminar & camp, Batur UNESCO Global Geopark, Bali Indonesia
17 September World Cleanup Day
26-30 September 16th European Geoparks Conference, Sesia Val Grande UNESCO Global Geopark, Italy
27 September International Tourism Day
October Evaluator’s Seminar
6 October International Geodiversity Day
13 October International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction
25-28 October First 100 IUGS Geological Heritage Sites
November Workshop for African projects on UNESCO Global Geoparks
15-25 November Digital Course “UNESCO Global Geoparks: Geoparks and Geotourism”
22-26 November 20th International Symposium on Vulcanospeleology (ISV20) Dak Nong UNESCO Global Geopark (Vietnam)
11 December International Mountain Day