According to Public Relations of Qeshm Free Area Organization, Hamid Mohsen Pour said: The purpose of this program has been the recognition, protection and focus on Deyrestan, Shib Deraz, Naqasheh villages and Hengam Island In order to empower indigenous peoples and created an economic boom in these areas.
He continued: The increasing knowledge and promoting the participation of local communities in the conservation of the natural heritage of the Qeshm Island Geopark is one of our most important goals and philosophy.
He said: Geopark aim of the course is to restore the relationship between man and environment, so reviving the old life techniques and consolidated programs can to preserve, restore and record the oral science that has come to us.
Qeshm Geopark as the first and only one in Middle East in 2006 with an area of over 300 hectares was recorded in the list of World Geoparks Network.
Therefore, this area should be able to play an effective role in the economic development of surrounding communities.