Global civil society activity in Latvia

Latvia, officially the Republic of Latvia, is a country in the Baltic region of Northern Europe. It is one of the Baltic states; and is bordered by Estonia to the north, Lithuania to the south, Russia to the east, Belarus to the southeast, and shares a maritime border with Sweden to the west. Latvia covers an area of 64,589 km2 (24,938 sq mi), with a population of 1.9 million. The country has a temperate seasonal climate. Its capital and largest city is Riga. Latvians belong to the ethno-linguistic group of the Balts and speak Latvian, one of the only two surviving Baltic languages. Russians are the most prominent minority in the country, at almost a quarter of the population.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

20 years

Latvia is ranked #60 over a 20 year period,
with 534 meetings since 2001.


Latvia is ranked #49 in 2021, with 16 meetings.

Organizations based in Latvia

Pasaules Brivo Latviesu Apvieniba - Riga
European Transpersonal Association - Riga
Association of Museums and Castles around the Baltic Sea - Bauska
Baltic Association of Dermatovenereologists - Riga
Baltic Orthodontic Association - Riga
International Classic Cosmoenergy Federation - Riga
Northern European Association for Language Technology - Riga
Eastern European Volleyball Zonal Association - Riga
Baltic Society of Phlebology - Riga
Baltic Sport Science Society - Riga
Baltic Association of Paediatric Surgeons - Riga
Baltic Forestry, Veterinary and Agricultural University Network - Jelgava
Vision and Strategies around the Baltic Sea - Riga
European Forum for Agricultural and Rural Advisory Services - Riga
Baltic Centre for Strategic Studies - Riga
European-Latvian Institute - Riga
Baltic International Centre for Economic Policy Studies - Riga
Latvian Centre for Human Rights and Ethnic Studies - Riga
Latvian Institute of International Affairs - Riga
European Youth Human Rights Network - Riga
Riga International School of Economics and Business Administration - Riga
European Institute of Financial Directors - Riga
Latvian Human Rights Committee - Riga
Baltic Educational Travel and Work Association - Riga
Baltic Association for Rehabilitation - Jurmala

View More profiles (20) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Latvia

2036 World ContestWorld Ploughing Organization - Jurmala

2024 EUCMOS: European Congress on Molecular SpectroscopyEuropean Congress on Molecular Spectroscopy - Riga

2023 Annual ConferenceEuropean Society for Philosophy of Medicine and Health Care - Riga

2023 Workshop for Phlebology, Lymphology and AngiologyInternational Forum for Minisurgery of Varicose Veins - Riga

2023 ConferenceEuropean Federation of Art Therapy - Riga

2023 ConferenceWorld Society for Virology - Riga

Past Events in Latvia

2022 General Assembly – International Association for Christian Education - Riga
2022 Conference – European Medical Writers Association - Riga
2022 Session – Baltic Assembly - Riga
2022 Congress – Baltic Association of Dermatovenereologists - Riga
2022 Conference – Fédération internationale des associés professionnels de l'avortement et de la contraception - Riga
2022 ATEE Annual Conference – Association for Teacher Education in Europe - Riga
2022 Biennial International Biometric Conference – International Biometric Society - Riga
2022 Annual Conference – Scandinavian Society for Biomaterials - Jurmala
2022 Congress – European Federation of Societies for Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology - Riga
2022 Spring Conference – European Criminal Bar Association - Riga
2022 Meeting – CIRRUS - Nordic-Baltic Network of Art and Design Education - Riga
2022 Conference – Baltic Pilotage Authorities Commission - Liepaja
2021 Conference – International Association for Educational and Vocational Guidance - Riga
2021 Annual Conference – European Emergency Number Association - Riga
2021 Conference – Network of European Metropolitan Regions and Areas - Riga

View More Past Events (760) in The International Congress Calendar

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