Global civil society activity in Latvia

Latvia, officially known as 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 a prominent minority in the country, at some 24% of the population.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

20 years

Latvia is ranked #64 over a 20 year period,
with 545 meetings since 1999.

Top 10 in 2019

Latvia is ranked #79 in 2019, with 11 meetings.

Organizations based in Latvia

World Ethnosport Society - Riga
European Transpersonal Association - Riga
World Cat Federation - Riga
Baltic Association of Dermatovenereologists - Riga
International Association for Spectral Imaging - Jelgava
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 Institute of Social Science - Riga
Baltic Sea Region University Network - Riga
Baltic Environmental Forum - Riga
Air Baltic Corporation - Riga
Baltic Forestry, Veterinary and Agricultural University Network - Jelgava
Baltic Assembly - 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

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

Future Events in Latvia

2034 World ContestWorld Ploughing Organization - Riga

2022 Annual ConferenceEuropean Society for Philosophy of Medicine and Health Care - Riga

2022 Biennial International Biometric ConferenceInternational Biometric Society - Riga

2022 CongressEuropean Federation of Societies for Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology - Riga

2021 Annual ConferenceEuropean Emergency Number Association - Riga

2021 Biennial CongressInternational Society for the History of Medicine - Riga

2021 Triennial ConferenceBaltic Road Association - Riga

Past Events in Latvia

2021 Conference – Society of Open Innovation: Technology, Market, and Complexity - Riga
2021 Conference – Nordic Conference of Religious Education - Riga
2021 NODALIDA : Nordic Conference on Computational Linguistics – Northern European Association for Language Technology - Riga
2021 Conference – International Finno-Ugric Students' Conference - Riga
2021 Spring Conference – European Criminal Bar Association - Riga
2021 Annual Conference – European Medical Writers Association - Riga
2020 Conference – International Association for Educational and Vocational Guidance - Riga
2020 Stakeholder Forum – Body of European Regulators for Electronic Communications - Riga
2020 Ordinary Meeting – Body of European Regulators for Electronic Communications - Riga
2020 Extraordinary Contact Network meeting – Body of European Regulators for Electronic Communications - Riga
2020 Contact Network meeting – Body of European Regulators for Electronic Communications - Riga
2020 Annual Congress – Association européenne des illustrateurs médicaux et scientifiques - Riga
2020 Biennial Congress – International Society for the History of Medicine - Riga
2020 BEREC Extraordinary Plenary meeting – Body of European Regulators for Electronic Communications - Riga
2020 Extraordinary Contact Network meeting – Body of European Regulators for Electronic Communications - Riga

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