Project good practices

Andi Andezit. Education and networking through mascot characters

Summary: Andi Andezit is a piece of andesitic rock with a great personality. He helps delivering information and values about Earth and Community all over the world.

Location: Vest, Romania (România)

Volunteers for the Geopark and Geopark Ambassadors programs

Summary: Hateg UNESCO Geopark is using the energy and creativity of the community youth through the Volunteer and Ambassadors programs involving them in decision making

Location: Vest, Romania (România)

Evaluating the carrying capacity for visitor management in...

Summary: The Evaluation of carrying capacity represent a necessary scientific support for visitors management, ensuring the sustainable conservation of natural heritage.

Location: Sud-Est, Romania (România)

Protected area management and awareness through education

Summary: Using education and gamification as tools for management and awareness of special and protected areas

Location: Vest, Romania (România)

Participatory monitoring of biodiversity in Rodna Mountains...

Summary: Over 7.450 volunteers were involved in the Rodna Mountains National Park in various activities, with priority being the inventory and monitoring of biodiversity

Location: Nord-Vest, Romania (România)

Support for the production and sale of local plants.

Summary: Preservation of biodiversity in landscaping work, plantings, with indigenous plants rather than exotic or species and cultivars.

Location: Nord - Pas-de-Calais, France

Raising public awareness of fruit diversity at the POMEXPO trade...

Summary: POMEXPO trade fair is an event devoted to the fruits of our region. Fruit exhibit stands are set up by the Regional Centre of Genetic Resources (ENRx).

Location: Nord - Pas-de-Calais, France

Creation of “Showcase gardens” demonstrating the region's...

Summary: Regional Centre of Genetic Resources (ENRx), approached the “Gîtes de France” network about creating gardens showcasing our regional vegetable heritage.

Location: Nord - Pas-de-Calais, France

Organisation of a sheep transhumance in order to maintain...

Summary: A transhumance of 500 sheep of the Boulonnais breed was the opportunity to introduce the general public to this endangered regional breed.

Location: Nord - Pas-de-Calais, France

Sharing of “nature sports” experiences with tourism and...

Summary: Outdoor sports practices (natural training, Nordic walking...) are reputed to be highly beneficial for the health and well-being of the inhabitants.

Location: Nord - Pas-de-Calais, France

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