GeolSocNI event: Evening lecture: ‘UNESCO Global Geoparks, the frontline of geoscience?’
Speaker: Dr Kirstin Lemon FGS,
Team Leader – Environment and Hazards at GSNI.
This talk will discuss the development and growth of the global geoparks initiative and its impact on both the earth sciences and economic development.
Kirstin is Vice-Chair of the UK Global Geoparks Committee, chair of the Irish Global Geoparks Committee and serves on the
UNESCO Global Geoparks Council and on the Geoconservation Committee of the GSL.
When: 6.30pm wine reception; 7.00pm lecture.
Venue: Geography Department, QUB, Elmwood Avenue, Belfast.