Where are the UNESCO Global Geoparks?

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North Pennines AONB Geopark (UK)

As of November 2015, there are 120 UNESCO Global Geoparks spread across 33 countries.

While the Global Geoparks have until recently been concentrated in Europe and in China, the last few years have seen the geoparks initiative spread worldwide so that there are existing UNESCO Global Geoparks, or active applications to become UNESCO Global Geoparks, on all continents.

The UNESCO Global Geopark information sheets provide detailed information on the UNESCO Global Geoparks in the different countries around the world.

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