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IGU Commission on Agriculture and Land Engineering inaugural conference, 26-29 August 2017

Rural decline has inevitably accompanied the increasing global levels of urban development. Issues such as rural depopulation, industrial recession, problems of agricultural security and abandoned land have swept both developing and developed countries. As a result, the development capacity of villages has fallen and threatened their sustainability and resilience. Changing socioeconomic and climate conditions pose [...]

By | 2017-05-19T08:08:22+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Other IGU Events|Comments Off on IGU Commission on Agriculture and Land Engineering inaugural conference, 26-29 August 2017

2018 IGU thematic conference – Moscow June 2018

PRACTICAL GEOGRAPHY AND XXI CENTURY CHALLENGES IGU Thematic Conference dedicated to the centennial of the Institute of Geography of Russian Academy of Sciences Moscow, 4-6 June 2018 Important dates: 01 November 2017 — deadline for sessions submission; opening of registration and abstracts submission 15 January 2018 — deadline for abstracts submission 20 February 2018 — [...]

By | 2017-05-02T09:05:18+00:00 April 4th, 2017|Other IGU Events|Comments Off on 2018 IGU thematic conference – Moscow June 2018

IGU Commission ‘Geography of Governance’ 2017 Annual Conference

"LOCAL GOVERNANCE IN THE NEW URBAN AGENDA" - 19 - 21 October 2017 CALL for PAPERS: Click here for more info Important dates: • Submission deadline for abstracts: 30 June 2017 • Notification of abstract acceptance: 31 July 2017 • Registration and payment: 1 - 20 September 2017 Location: University of Salento, Lecce, Italy Conference Website - click [...]

By | 2017-05-12T07:38:55+00:00 March 20th, 2017|Other IGU Events|Comments Off on IGU Commission ‘Geography of Governance’ 2017 Annual Conference

IGU Urban commission annual meeting – Aug 2017

Important dates: Conference dates: 6th -11th August 2017 Pre-conference Workshops for young scholars: 6th August 2017 Post-conference excursion: 12th – 13th August 2017 (2 full days) Extended-Deadline for abstract submission: 20th February 2017 Acceptance of abstracts: 1st April 2017 Registration and payment: 1st April – 15 June 2017 For more information on the conference programme, [...]

By | 2017-02-13T06:57:56+00:00 February 13th, 2017|Other IGU Events|Comments Off on IGU Urban commission annual meeting – Aug 2017

La Paz Conference – call for papers

GEOGRAPHIES FOR PEACE / GEOGRAFÍAS PARA LA PAZ 2017 IGU-UGI Thematic Conference 23-25 April 2017 La Paz - Bolivia Call for papers: click here to download the list of session proposals PRESENTATION OF ABSTRACTS Abstracts, in Castilian or English, should be written on a blank page, which should only contain the following elements: Name Institutional [...]

By | 2016-10-16T20:28:29+00:00 October 16th, 2016|News, Other IGU Events|Comments Off on La Paz Conference – call for papers

GEOGRAPHIES FOR PEACE / GEOGRAFÍAS PARA LA PAZ IGU-UGI Thematic Conference 23-25 April 2017

To view the information in Spanish, please click here. In 2017 the International Geographical Union (IGU-UGI) will organize two Thematic Conferences, instead of a large Regional : one about “Energy, Geography & Balanced Development” in Baku (Azerbaijan), and one about “Geographies for Peace” in La Paz (Bolivia). The Thematic Conference in La Paz will be [...]

By | 2017-05-19T08:08:26+00:00 July 7th, 2016|Meetings, News, Other IGU Events, Uncategorized|Comments Off on GEOGRAPHIES FOR PEACE / GEOGRAFÍAS PARA LA PAZ IGU-UGI Thematic Conference 23-25 April 2017

Call for papers: Dynamics of Economic Spaces Commission Meeting

Dynamics of Economic Spaces Commission Meeting Palmerston North, New Zealand FIRST CALL FOR PAPERS Theme: New Resource Geographies Timing: 22-24 November 2016 Venue: Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand Key Dates 1 July - Registration Opens 1 August - 2nd call for papers and abstracts 1 September - Early Bird Registrations close 31 October - [...]

By | 2017-05-19T08:08:27+00:00 May 23rd, 2016|Other IGU Events|Comments Off on Call for papers: Dynamics of Economic Spaces Commission Meeting

Conference: Regional Development, Sustainability and Marginalization

IGU Commission C12.29. Marginalization, Globalization and Regional and Local Responses is hosting a conference in Slovenia (Ljubjana, Koper, Maribor) from 1st to 5th September, 2016. The hosting institution is University of Primorska together with two other Slovenian public universities. The conference will start at the University of Ljubljana with the organizational help of the Department of [...]

By | 2016-03-10T07:47:18+00:00 March 10th, 2016|Other IGU Events|Comments Off on Conference: Regional Development, Sustainability and Marginalization

COMB Annual Conference Antalya – 1-5 June 2016

The Commission on the Mediterranean Basin will hold its annual conference in Manavgat Antalya, Turkey June 1-5, 2016. What better location than Turkey to discuss the relationship between Climate change and impacts on Mediterranean area, with a special emphasis on vulnerable groups, human activities, adaptation and the future of governance. The Antalya Conference will be [...]

By | 2016-01-11T15:49:19+00:00 January 11th, 2016|Other IGU Events|Comments Off on COMB Annual Conference Antalya – 1-5 June 2016

Travel grants for IGU Congress Beijing

The International Geographical Union (IGU) announces the availability of travel grants to help defray the costs of participation in the 33rd International Geographical Congress, 21 - 25 August 2016 in Beijing, China. Please note that, due to limited availability of funds, the IGU Travel Grants provide only a partial contribution to registration, transport and accommodation. A maximum of US$1000 [...]

By | 2015-12-07T07:54:03+00:00 December 7th, 2015|Other IGU Events|Comments Off on Travel grants for IGU Congress Beijing