Global civil society activity in Leiden, Netherlands

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Leiden is a city and municipality in the province of South Holland, Netherlands. The municipality of Leiden had a population of 123,856 in August 2017, but the city forms one densely connected agglomeration with its suburbs Oegstgeest, Leiderdorp, Voorschoten and Zoeterwoude with 206,647 inhabitants. The Netherlands Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) further includes Katwijk in the agglomeration which makes the total population of the Leiden urban agglomeration 270,879, and in the larger Leiden urban area also Teylingen, Noordwijk, and Noordwijkerhout are included with in total 348,868 inhabitants. Leiden is located on the Oude Rijn, at a distance of some 20 kilometres from The Hague to its south and some 40 km (25 mi) from Amsterdam to its north. The recreational area of the Kaag Lakes (Kagerplassen) lies just to the northeast of Leiden.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

20 years

Leiden is ranked #195 over a 20 year period,
with 215 meetings since 1998.


Leiden is ranked #429 in 2018, with 2 meetings.

Organizations based in Leiden

Organization for Peace and Appropriate Development for the Horn of Africa Est. 1991

BIPAVER - European Retread Manufacturers Association Est. 1954

Royal Netherlands Society of International Law Est. 1910

European Association of Abnormal Road Transport and Mobile Cranes Est. 1976

WMDA Est. 1994

EXARC Est. 2003

International Haemovigilance Network Est. 1998

Species 2000 Est. 1996

African Association for the Study of Religions Est. 1992

Permanent International Committee of Linguists Est. 1928

International Institute for Asian Studies, Leiden Est. 1993

International Association for Assyriology Est. 2003

Coastal and Marine Union - EUCC Est. 1989

European Association for South-East Asian Studies Est. 1992

Societas Europaea Lepidopterologica Est. 1976

European Federation for Immunogenetics Est. 1985

Eurotransplant International Foundation Est. 1969

European Environmental Mutagenesis and Genomics Society Est. 1970

European Association of Sinological Librarians

International Step by Step Association Est. 1999

World Congress of African Linguistics Est. 1991

International Committee on Systematics of Prokaryotes Est. 1930

Council of International Schools Est. 2003

Netherlands Association of African Studies Est. 1997

European Crisis Management Academy Est. 2000

View More profiles (60 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Leiden

2023 CongressInternational Association of Egyptologists

2022 International Congress of Assyriology and Near Eastern ArchaeologyInternational Association for Assyriology

2021 Biennial CongressInternational Society of Ocular Oncology

2020 Annual MeetingEuropean Astronomical Society

View More Future Events (4 total) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Leiden

2020 European Social Science History Conference – International Institute of Social History
2019 Conference – TREAT-NMD Neuromuscular Network
2019 Annual Forum on Higher Education – EAIR, The European Higher Education Society
2019 ICAS Convention – International Institute for Asian Studies, Leiden
2019 Congress – French Academic Network on Asian Studies
2019 EWV Annual Conference
2019 EUROCARB Biennial Symposium – European Carbohydrate Organization
2019 Conference – International Step by Step Association
2019 Congress – European Federation of Autonomic Societies
2019 Congress – Global Harmonization Initiative
2018 Conference – European Association for Dance History
2018 Symposium – International Cannabinoid Research Society
2017 Annual Meeting – European Society for the study of Human Evolution
2017 International Conference on Electronic Lexicography
2017 Annual Conference – EUROCLASSICA
2017 International Workshop – European Society of Clinical Pharmacy
2017 Being a Slave Workshop – International Institute for Asian Studies, Leiden
2017 Conference – International Toy Library Association
2016 Annual Congress – European Society of Head and Neck Radiology
2016 Biennial Conference – European Forum for Restorative Justice
2016 Annual General Meeting – European Forum for Restorative Justice
2016 Annual Meeting – International Association of Medical Science Educators
2016 Annual Conference – European Association of Middle East Librarians
2016 Conference – European Opiate Addiction Treatment Association
2016 Conference on European Electronic Document Management – Drug Information Association

View More Past Events (418 total) in The International Congress Calendar

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