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About the IUGS

With 121 national members, the Union aims to promote development of the Earth sciences through the support of broad-based scientific studies relevant to the entire Earth system; to apply the results of these and other studies to preserving Earth's natural environment, using all natural resources wisely and improving the prosperity of nations and the quality of human life; and to strengthen public awareness of geology and advance geological education in the widest sense.

News and Information

IAPGeothics Newsletter   
Issue Number 2 for 2017 (Posted 21.06.2017)  

IUGS E-Bulletin #130  
May New Update from IUGS (Posted 06.06.2017)  

ProGEO News

Issue #1 for 2017 (Posted 25.05.2017) 

IUGS EC Member receives award   
Stephen Johnston given J. Willis Ambros Medal (Posted 21.04.2017)  

IGCP Chairman receives award   
Guy Narbonne given E.R. Ward Neale Medal (Posted 21.04.2017)  

IUGS RFG2018 Call for Sessions Closing Soon
Vancouver, BC, Canada 2018 conference (Posted 11.03.2017) 

2014 IUGS Flyer  (English)
A short explanation of the IUGS 

2014 IUGS Flyer (Spanish) 
A short explanation of the IUGS

2014 IUGS Flyer (Portuguese)
A short explanation of the IUGS 

2014 IUGS Brochure   
A more detailed explanation of the IUGS

IUGS leaflet Afrikaans 

IUGS leaflet Arabic 

IUGS leaflet Farsi

IUGS leaflet French 

IUGS leaflet Greek 

IUGS leaflet Hindi 

IUGS leaflet Italian 

IUGS leaflet Polish 

IUGS leaflet Sesotho  

IUGS leaflet Swahili 

IUGS leaflet Urdu  

IUGS leaflet Xhosa 

IUGS leaflet Zulu 

Benefits of IUGS Membership 
Summary of facts (2014) 

The INTERNATIONAL UNION OF GEOLOGICAL SCIENCES is a 501 c (3) non-profit organization registered in the USA.

Federal TIN (IRS) = 521231783
DUNS Number = 653870014
In Care of Name = Chinese Academy of Geological Sciences (CAGS)



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