Participation of Chelmos-Vouraikos Management Body in Events for May 2018

Chelmos-Vouraikos Management Body participated in a number of different activities and events this year within the framework of the European Geoparks Week, 6-20 May, with the aim of promoting the Chelmos-Vouraikos UNESCO Global Geopark.

In the framework of the events "EN SYRMO 2018 –Odontotos Festivities" from 27th of April to 31th of May, held by Municipality for Public Benefit of Aegialia, Chelmos-Vouraikos Management Body had the opportunity to present with an interactive presentation the Chelmos-Vouraikos National Park and UNESCO GlobalGeopark at the Information Center of its infrastructure addressed to students of various schools from the regions of Chios, Cyclades, Attica and Achaia.

On 8thof May, the Environmental Team of the Anthoussa Secondary School visited Chelmos-Vouraikos National Park and UNESCO Global Geopark within the framework of a school program entitled "Biodiversity - Biodiversity and threats that they receive" by guided tours withingeotopesof the Geopark.

On the 13th of May, the 38th Annual Crossing of Vouraikos Gorge was organized by the Association of Mountaineering - Skiing - Climbing and Environmental Protection of Kalavrita.

On 20thof May, a children's workshop "The Gorge of Inspiration" took place with events for children aged 6-12, with toys, paintings and actions of environmental interest by the Environmental Education Center of Klitoria-Akrata at the Zachlorou - Train Bridge, in the Vouraikos river gorge which inspired the great painter Yannis Spyropoulos.


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