Thursday 16 August 2018

Republican
information
agency

Sarykum barchans can receive status of UNESCO Geopark

17 April 2017 21:42 Posted in:  SOCIETY Source :  RIA Dagestan
font size-+
Print
Makhachkala, April 17, 2017. Sarykum barkhans - the natural complex claims the status of a geopark under the auspices of UNESCO. This issue has been discussed at the meeting of Dagestan Minister of Tourism and Folk Art Rabiyat Zakavova with the representatives of the Autonomous Non-Profit Organization (ANO) "Caucasus Nature Center".

The deputy director general of the ANO, Saadu Kaziev said that the project manager Kirill Morozov had come to Dagestan to develop the concept of the project for assigning the status of the geopark to the unique natural complex "Sarykum barkhans".  

Sarykum barkhans are the highest barkhans in Europe, located in 15 km from Makhachkala.For the present time, there are 113 geoparks in the world, but there is not one in Russia. The UNESCO project gives advantages for improving the infrastructure at the site of the tourist display, branding, mentioning in the materials of the world organization.

The representatives of the "Caucasus Nature Center " offer Dagestan Ministry of Tourism and Folk Art to cooperate in improving the tourist infrastructure. For example to construct Makhachkala-Buinaksk road and to reconstruct the old railway station near Sarykum barkhans.

Recall that the  heads of the regions of the North Caucasus, including Dagestan, in September last year signed an agreement with the " Caucasus Nature Center" on cooperation to preserve and to popularize the unique natural complexes.



Больше важных и актуальных новостей в Telegram-канале РИА «ДАГЕСТАН». Подписывайся!
Total views: 788

Other news:

16.08.2018 12:26:31 Residents of Dagestan assist in development of design projects for Makhachkala
15.08.2018 02:55:31 "Altair" reopens its doors for gifted children in Dagestan
12.08.2018 03:04:03 Dagestan presents IT projects at "Mashuk" Youth Forum
08.08.2018 01:30:21 Dagestan Cardiovascular Center conducts seven thousandth surgery
28.07.2018 08:13:05 Turkish doctors hold master class in Dagestan
25.07.2018 14:28:46 Dagestan civil activists can submit socially significant projects to "My project for my country" contest
24.07.2018 20:59:39 Austrian director shoots film about Dagestan
11.07.2018 23:13:46 More than 400 hospitals of Dagestan to be connect to Internet
11.07.2018 23:12:10 Branch of Nakhimov school to be established in Dagestan
11.07.2018 23:07:37 Dagestan Government to create unified information body of knowledge for budgetary organizations
11.07.2018 20:10:40 Mobile exhibition photo project "Sacred attribute" arrives in Dagestan
10.07.2018 08:10:11 Dagestan to host festival of extreme kinds of tourism
07.07.2018 01:55:02 DSTU and Caspian State University of Technology and Engineering sign Memorandum of Cooperation
06.07.2018 10:49:18 Regional Ministry of Tourism holds master classes on folk crafts in summer camps
03.07.2018 09:39:16 Dagestan to host second Festival of mountain tea
03.07.2018 01:25:50 Federal power engineers arrive in Dagestan to restore order in six municipal districts
02.07.2018 14:36:17 RUR 1.3 billion allocated for large-scale reconstruction of electric grid in Dagestan
02.07.2018 12:10:47 Dagestanis invited to take part in "Volunteer Russia - 2018" contest
27.06.2018 21:27:03 Dagestan is experiencing real tourist boom
27.06.2018 21:09:57 Conference on gender policy kicks off in Dagestan
27.06.2018 21:00:36 Book on objects of cultural heritage to be publish in Dagestan
24.06.2018 23:03:23 Dagestan promotes its highest village Gunib
22.06.2018 01:12:13 International conference "Migration in the Caucasian regions: trends and consequences" takes place in Dagestan
22.06.2018 00:39:30 Dagestani capital to host summer festival SUNNY FEST
21.06.2018 18:34:46 RUR 440 million to be allocated for development of rural areas in Dagestan
19.06.2018 01:06:52 Rehabilitation center opens in Makhachkala
12.06.2018 23:58:23 School of Good Deeds "Mentor" opens in Dagestan
12.06.2018 23:37:12 Dagestan adopts law on legal regulation of patriotic education
07.06.2018 02:11:13 Dagestan journalist wins regional stage of contest "Rostelecom"
05.06.2018 02:09:36 Best social pedagogue chosen in Dagestan

Videos

Archib - Only the roots alive vetvi

photoreports