On September 2-3, 2018, the Director General of the Department of Mineral Resources asked the people to take part in the development of the Satun Geopark. Mr. Thotaphon Nuchanong, Director-General of the Department of Mineral Resources, said that after UNESCO declared the park to be a geological park. Earth There are many that are converted. Tourists, geologists, both Thai and foreigners. Will come More research in the area. People in the area need to adapt to changes. How do we get tourists? The way of life of the people will change? What is the culture of the community? People must be involved in designing their own communities. To make that change happen. Can live with the lifestyle of the community. Get involved in the operation of the government. The operation does not affect the way of life of the community. But that change can raise the standard of living. Create an economy in the community It also supports the impact that it will have on the environment. More tourists Will the garbage problem follow? What is the use of community resources? I want people to collaborate in managing resources in the Satun geopark. The government supports the implementation of the public sector. To strengthen the economy in the area to improve the well-being of the people, which does not conflict with the principles of operation of the Earth Park.
September 2, 2018 (morning) Special lecture on world-class geological park Satun The development of the model. At the conference Earth Park, Satun Master of Development by Participation at Songkhla Rajabhat University Satun Campus, Satun
September 2, 2018 (afternoon) Satun UNESCO Global Geopark Forum on Satun People’s Opportunity Representatives from the Geopark community participated in the workshop. Satun Geopark Development of participatory models at the meeting room, Songkhla Rajabhat University, Satun Campus, Satun
September 3, 2018 (morning) Special lecture on world-class Satun geopark The development of the model. At the conference Satun geopark, Master of Development by Participation at Songkhla Rajabhat University Satun Campus, Satun
September 3, 2018 (afternoon) Discussion topics Direction in driving the people to support the Satun Geopark . (Tourism sector) in the workshop. Satun Geopark Development of the model by participating at the meeting room of Songkhla Rajabhat University, Satun Campus, Satun Province.
Conference proceedings Story of Satun Geopark The seminar was organized by the Faculty of Education, Satun Campus, Satun Province. The conference was attended by more than 300 government and private organizations.