The Commission on Geography of Governance is hosting its next conference in Portugal in April next year.

Important dates:

  • Abstracts – 15 December 2014
  • Acceptance notification – 5 January 2015
  • Registration & payment – 6-20 January 2015
  • Conference dates – 9-10 April 2015

For more information, visit the Commission’s website, the conference website or download the flyer.

Call for papers:

The 2015 Annual Conference of the IGU Commission on ‘Geography of Governance’ (IGU-GoG), to be held in Lisbon, Portugal, 9 – 10 April 2015, at the Institute of Geography and Spatial Planning – University of Lisbon, aims to explore recent developments in local government and urban governance in Europe and in Africa, challenges and opportunities confronting local government, and the recent reforms and institutional experiments on both continents.

For more information, download the Call for Papers.