The projects such as preparing Earth Science maps of the world, introduction of the first geopark of the Middle East and geobiology technology project that have been suggested ...
The projects such as preparing Earth Science maps of the world, introduction of the first geopark of the Middle East and geobiology technology project that have been suggested by an Iranian geologist to Unesco, will be studies in Unesco agency in our country January, 2006.
Reporting the public relations of the Geological Survey of Iran (GSI), Dr. Abdolazim Haghipour, geologist and administrator for national committee of international Earth Science projects in Unesco that has represented a new project named geobiology technology to Unesco said: " The first session about suggestive projects will be held in Iran January,2006 to be accepted geobiology project that was suggested to Unesco 10 years ago".
He explained that other suggestive projects of Iran to Unesco are introduction of the first geological park that is geopark of the Middle East in Persian Gulf that can provide job for the interested people in addition to protection of geological beauties of the country, and reinforce geology tourism that will be useful to introduce cultural heritage and human urbanity of the country.
Dr.Haghipour stated:" The geopark of Qeshm as the first geological phenomenon of Iran and the Middle East will be introduced and studied in the first international geoparks congress in Pekan that its final stages is passed to join to the world network at present ".
"Last year, I represented a project named preparing Earth Science maps of the world in a conference in Unesco located in Paris orally that will be propounded in Unesco by me as national administrator of Earth Science programs committee formally and written the current year and Iran can be a Earth Science database in field of parks for the Middle East, considering one of European countries is a kind of international network and Australia supports Asian countries too".
He added that project of international strategy for decrease of disasters was programmed that will be studied along with project of permanent development instruction of nations in next programs of Unesco, considering 2006 has been nominated as national year of earth planet.