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The ‘Hațeg Country’ UNESCO Geopark wins the Sustainable Development Award

Through its ‘Hațeg Country’ International UNESCO Geopark project, the University of Bucharest has won the Sustainable Development Award for Equitability at the 2020 Sustainable Development Gala organised by the Government of Romania through its Department for Sustainable Development. The Scientific Director of the Institute for Advanced Studies in Levant Culture and Civilization, Emeritus Professor Dan…
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From Scientific Research to Geoconservation and Geopark

Dan Alexandru Grigorescu Institute for Advanced Studies in Levant Culture and Civilization, Bucharest, 2A Mareşal Constantin Prezan Bd., Romania ©Author(s) 2020, this article is published with open access at http://gcr.khuisf.ac.ir   Introduction In his excellent book on geodiversity, Gray (2013) shows that the term ‘geodiversity’ was first proposed in 1993 by Wiedenbein (1993), in counterpoint…
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