psiloritis geopark

Geopark Networks

Due to the rich geodiversity, the picturesque landscape and its longlasting history and culture, the Psiloritis natural park participted since its establishment at the European Geoparks Network  and later on at the Global Geoparks Network, promoting globaly the territory. 

On 17th September 2015, in Paris, the General Assembly of UNESCO decided the creation of a new territorial program, the "International Geosciences and Geoparks Program", under which territories can be nominated as UNESCO Global Geoparks.  Since then Psiloritis is recognized as UNESCO Global Geopark.


UNESCO Global Geoparks Program

In November 2015, the UNESCO General Assembly unanimously recognized Global Geoparks as the Organization's Third Area...

The European Geoparks Network

The European Geoparks Network currently consists of 74 territories working together to preserve and enhance their...

The Global Geoparks Network

The Global Geoparks Network was created in 2004 under the auspices of UNESCO to promote the protection of geological...

Hellenic Geoparks Forum

With the accession of the first two geoparks to the European Network, the corresponding Hellenic Geoparks Forum was...

Φυσικό Πάρκο Ψηλορείτη - Παγκόσμιο Γεωπάρκο UNESCO