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Very important are the results of the meeting of the Committee of Sciences of the 41st General UNESCO Conference approving the program and the actions for the years 2022-2023, as well as initiatives in the field of science. In particular, in the context of the Meeting of the Committee on Science, were established the International Day for Geodiversity on October 6 each year and the new Open Science program, which concerns the removal of restrictions on the interconnection of scientific databases and free access to the data of scientific research around the world.

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Sports Activities

Following all the covid-19 health protocols and with great responsibility we restart the sports activities in the nature of Lesvos, with the mountain running race MOUNTAIN TRAIL RUN AGIASOS, on Sunday, June 27, 2021, in the area of Agiasos, at the foot of the enchanting Olympus, one of the most important geosites of Lesvos!

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5 June World Environment Day

Celebrating World Environment Day at the Lesvos island Unesco Global Geopark.

Right now we are at the Kalloni wetlands for birdwatching!

More activities for the World Environmental Day 2021, wil be held tomorrow, Sunday 6 June:

(10:00) Cleaning of the Kalloni wetlands from plastics, bird watching at Kalloni Salt Pans in collaboration with the Ogranization «Lesvos Plastic Free»

(11.00) Educational activities inspired by flamingos-KPEN

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The International Summer School on Geoparks, the main training course of the UNESCO Global Geoparks Program for Geoparks professionals, that takes place every year In Lesvos, begun today with great success. The Summer School will be held online due to the Covid-19 restrictions, from 7 to 20 June, under the theme “UNESCO Global Geoparks and Sustainability”.

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Tomorrow, Wednesday 2th June, at 9.00 am., begins the Scientific Conference of the Department of Geography of the University of the Aegean on the topic: "Geography in a Changing World", that will be held online on 2-4 June 2021, with the participation of many distinguished speakers form Greece and abroad.

At the conference about 200 scientific papers will be presented online, which cover the five main thematic areas around which the Conference revolves: 1. Anthropogeography, 2. Physical Geography, 3. Spatial Planning and Development, 4. Geoinformatics, 5. Geographical Education

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The International Summer School on Geoparks, the main training course of the UNESCO Global Geoparks Program for Geoparks professionals, that takes place every year In Lesvos, will be held online due to the Covid-19 restrictions, from 7 to 20 June, with the theme :UNESCO Global Geoparks and Sustainability”.

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Birdwatching at Polichnitos Salt Pans!

We are celebrating the European Geoparks Week 2021!

We would like to remind you that tommorow, Sunday 30 May, 09-00-13:00,birdwatching excursions will take place at the Kalloni Salt Pans.

All the covid-19 health protocols are strictly followedImage removed.