MEDAN – hariancentral.com: Regional Secretary of North Sumatra (Sekdaprovsu) Dr Ir Hj R Sabrina MSi called on all parties concerned, particularly the Local Government (LG) of the seven districts in the region of Lake Toba, to unite and compact to work together in order to bring Geopark Toba caldera towards Geopark Global UNESCO ,
“I ask the Secretary of seven districts and heads the tourism department who are here to work together, as much as possible, we move the OPD and related institutions to help the success of the ideals we realize Geopark Toba caldera that is recognized worldwide, especially while welcoming the arrival of the team assessment of August, show the best, “said Sabrina, while leading Arrival Preparation Meeting Geopark assessment team Toba caldera, in room Kaharuddin Nasution, Governor’s Office of North Sumatra Jalan Diponegoro No. 30 Medan , Tuesday (24/7/18).
Sabrina has appealed to all matters related to assessment of the central team welcome note as much detail as possible. Even small things like wrapping food served must also be considered. The use of plastics should be reduced. “Plastic is very dangerous for the environment, I hope we cut back,” he said.
Sabrina also provide input to society and empowered local products during the reception. “Although it may be from the tourism department has prepared a trained professional guide, there is no harm local communities are also included as a companion so that they can learn. This is because they are the most familiar and will continue to be there. Similarly, food. Serve local copies, do foreign products, “Sabrina anjur.
Sabrina is also grateful to all those who have worked hard. He encouraged attendees to continue the spirit and optimism. This is because the success of the Toba caldera as world geopark will also give a sense of pride for North Sumatra, particularly the seven districts around Toba caldera.
Meanwhile, Head of Culture and Tourism of North Sumatra Province, Dr Ir Hj Wan Hidayati MSI report has made preparations to welcome the team maximum assessment center. According to the plan that has been prepared, the assessment team will visit Geosite Hutaginjang, Geosite Sipinsur, Geosite Balige, Eden Park, Sibaganding, Tuk Tuk, Tomok and Ambarita.
“Priority area we are going to visit it Geosite Hutaginjang and Sipinsur. Because the two sites are the most widely evidence Geopark property owned Toba caldera, both in terms of geology, history, culture or other supporting factors, “he explained.
To the participants of the meeting, Hidayati also reminded five superior value Geopark Toba caldera be remembered. Fifth of the value that is Super-volcano, Super big volcanic lake, ethnic bataknese unique Super, super beautiful landscape, and super unique biodiversity. “I hope we remember together, lest when asked by the assessment team we do not know. Embarrassed us, “said Hidayati.
FYI, The Toba caldera Geopark Assessment forthcoming visit Toba caldera to make an assessment on August 1 to 4, 2018. Also present at the meeting of the Secretary and the head of the tourism department, or a representative of the seven districts in the region of Lake Toba. *NDI