According to Public Relations and International Affairs of Qeshm Free Zone Organization, Alireza Amri Kazemi stated: The Memorandum of Understanding on joint development of geoparks in Iran, and the formation of a national network of geoparks between the Qeshm Free Zone Organization and the Aras Free Zone Organization and Tabas Governorate have been signed.
According to him, strengthening the technical, bachelor, development, and educational synergy of three geoparks, and promoting the exchange of useful experiences between the three geoparks Qeshm, Aras and Tabas, as well as their stakeholders, is part of the objectives of this memorandum.
Director of Qeshm Global Geopark, named form established of national geoparks network of the country, with the aim of coordinating and facilitating the relations between Qeshm Geopark, Aras and Tabas, and encouraging and supporting the establishment of geopark in other parts of the country, and developing the network, as a special purpose of this Memorandum of Understanding.
He named the promotion of sustainable tourism in all three territories, the development of the training of the partners of all three geoparks, the training of operational teams, and the ability to deploy and host a trainee, expert, and researcher in the form of mission and other exchanges at the national and international levels, among other purposes of the Memorandum of Understanding.
It is noteworthy that the Workshop of the protection of UNESCO global Geoparks, was held for creative young people from the two national geoparks of Aras and Tabas and the global geopark of Qeshm, which is involved in the affairs of geoparks, aims to develop the concept of geopark within three days by Director of Qeshm Global Geopark.
The signing of this memorandum reflects the serious determination of Qeshm's global Geopark, for the important purposes of developing geoparks in Iran.