The IGU Commission on Population Geography is organising 7 sessions at the next IGU conference in Moscow (16-21 August 2015).

  • Session 1: Human mobility and latest Census data: new evidences, new insights (JOINT SESSION Commission on Population Geography and Commission on Global Change and Human Mobility)
  • Session 2: Migrating out of Poverty in Asia (TBC)
  • Session 3: Interactions between human processes, population changes and the environment
  • Session 4: Population change and social impacts
  • Session 5: Geographies of International Student Mobility 1: The Roles of Gender, Class and Ethnicity
  • Session 6: Geographies of International Student Mobility II: The Roles of Immigration Policies, Universities and Recruitment Agencies
  • Session 7: Migration and Climate change an overview with a specific focus on Russia and neighboring countries

To download the full list of sessions, visit the conference website.

Call for papers

The call for papers is now open

A 200-250 word abstract (maximum: 1800 characters, including spaces) should be submitted via the Moscow IGU Regional Conference website.

Submission deadline: 31 January 2015

Notification of results of the abstract review: 01 March 2015