Global civil society activity in Caracas, Venezuela
Caracas, officially Santiago de León de Caracas, abbreviated as CCS, is the capital and largest city of Venezuela, and the centre of the Metropolitan Region of Caracas. Caracas is located along the Guaire River in the northern part of the country, following the contours of the narrow Caracas Valley on the Venezuelan coastal mountain range. Terrain suitable for building lies between 760 and 1,140 m above sea level, although there is some settlement above this range. The valley is close to the Caribbean Sea, separated from the coast by a steep 2,200-metre-high (7,200 ft) mountain range, Cerro El Ávila; to the south there are more hills and mountains. The Metropolitan Region of Caracas has an estimated population of almost 3 million inhabitants. It is the seventh largest metropolitan area in terms of population in Latin America.
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From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report
Caracas is ranked #261 over a 20 year period,
with 149 meetings since 1998.
2018Caracas is ranked #872 in 2018, with 0 meetings.
Organizations based in CaracasLatin American Network for Documentation and Information on Public Management
Regional Convention on the Recognition of Titles, Studies and Diplomas Est. 1911
International Committee on Sport Pedagogy Est. 1984
UNU Programme for Biotechnology in Latin America and the Caribbean Est. 1988
Center for Studies on Development, Caracas Est. 1961
International Federation of Commercial Arbitration Institutions Est. 1985
Amazonian Parliament Est. 1989
Network of Children's and Juvenile Literature Documentation Centers Est. 1984
International Centre for Biological Sciences, Caracas Est. 2006
Network of Schools and Government Institutions in Public Affairs
Post-Graduate Network in Administration and Public Policy
Christian Democratic Women of America Est. 1967
Federation of Latin American Trade, Office and Private Service Sector Workers
Economic and Social Development Bank Est. 1974
Christian Democrat Formation Institute
FIM Latin America Est. 1975
International Centre for Tropical Ecology Est. 1977
Universal Great Brotherhood Est. 1948
Latin American Economic System Est. 1975
Latin American Centre for Development Administration Est. 1972
International Institute of Advanced Studies, Caracas
International Symposium on Sexuality and Disability
Development Bank of Latin America Est. 1968
Fundación Internacional Planeta Libre Est. 1996
Past Events in Caracas
2014 NANOSUR Community Workshop on Challenges of the Regional and International Cooperation in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology – Latin American Nanotechnology and Society Network
2014 Symposium – Ibero-Latin American College of Dermatology
2014 Presidential Summit – Southern Common Market
2014 Meeting – Council of the European Union
2014 Meeting – Ananda Marga Gurukula
2013 Congress – Latin American Occupational Therapists Confederation
2013 Congress – Asociación Latinoamericana de Antropologia Forense
2012 Conference / Triennial Conference – Latin American and Caribbean Conference on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics
2012 Regional Aviation Security Conference – International Civil Aviation Organization
2012 Championship – Ibero-American Athletic Association
2011 Foundational Summit – Community of Latin American and Caribbean States
2011 Annual General Assembly – Organization of Latin American and Caribbean Supreme Audit Institutions
2011 Congress – Latin American Society of Hypertension
2010 Congress – Latin American Operative Dentistry and Biomaterials Society
2010 Annual session – OPEC Fund for International Development
2010 International conference of new or restored democracies movement – United Nations
2010 Meeting – International Civil Society Forum for Democracy
2010 Meeting – Grupo Universitario Latinoamericano de Estudios para la Reforma y Perfeccionamiento de la Educación
2010 Meeting – International Cooperative University
2009 Triennial general assembly – American Association of Jurists
2009 World congress of medical sexology – World Association for Medical Sexology
2009 International seminar – Red de Ciclovias Recreativas de las Américas
2009 Congress – Panamerican Trauma Society
2008 Congress – Latin American Federation of Bank and Insurance Workers
2008 General assembly – Latin American Millers' Association
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