Membership in Tabas Geopark Partners’ Network
Local community cooperation, empowerment & sustainable development
Tabas Geopark has created the Geopark Partners’ Network to increase the local community and business owners’ participation in providing services related to geopark visitors and helping local economic growth. Tabas Geopark Partners’ Network plays a vital role in raising awareness of Tabas Geopark Concepts, along with the importance of its geological, cultural, and natural heritage. The members of this network support, promote, facilitate, and implement local services through their businesses while increasing the visitors’ awareness of geopark concepts. This network introduces and advertises local stakeholders (such as restaurants, hotels, local guesthouses, travel agencies, cooperatives, etc.) to support them. Partners’ field of activities include tourism services and facilities, education centers, geosite conservation, Membership in this network is only possible for applicants who have gone through all the legal and administrative procedures related to their business and received the relevant permits from the related institutions before application. The title of Geopark Partner provides a kind of advantage and benefit for such business and does not conflict with the responsibilities of other regulatory and governance departments.