News Archive

December 2019

Retirement of Prof. Scarpati

December 2016

In Memoriam – Long-term and enthusiastic member of the commission

June 2014

Evaluation of phase VII (2008-2013) of the IHP

August 2014

12th Commission meeting in Dubrovnik, Croatia

August 2013

11th Commission meeting in Lanzhou, China

August 2013


December 2011

Announcement of next Commission meeting in Cologne, Germany

September 2011

New book published – author Tony Jones

April 2011

Change of Chair

March 2011

Announcement of next Commission meeting in Santiago, Chile

June 2010

Retirement of Prof. Woo

November 2009

Retirement of Prof. Robinson

September 2009

Announcement of no Commission meeting in Israel in 2010

March 2009

Announcement of next Commission meeting in Torino, Italy

May 2008

Former Commission Vice-chair receives major award

January 2008

IGU Commission on Hazard and Risk

December 2007

Publication of the GeoJournal Special Issue

November 2007

Change of Vice-chair

August 2007

Announcement of next Commission meeting in North Carolina, USA

June 2007

Preliminary announcement of the NATO meeting in Armenia

November 2006

Announcement of a session in the the International Symposium on Drylands Ecology and Human Security in Dubai

November 2006

Condolences for prof. Adalberto Vallega, President of the International Geographical Union

October 2006

Obituary of Dr. Gilbert F. White

July 2004

Foresight-Analysis of ICSU

April 2004

“The mediterranean renaissance”, IGU programme for the Mediterranean Human Development, by Adalberto Vallega, IGU President

June 2003

International Year of Freshwater 2003

January 2002

Rio plus 10 – Some observations from the IGU Study Group on Water Sustainability

December 2001

Proposal for the creation of an IGU Commission for Water Sustainability

September 2001

September 11 Geographic Community Fatalities

March 2001

Speech of Mr Kofi Annan, General-Secretary of the United Nations, during the 97th Meeting of the Association of American Geographers