Global civil society activity in Johannesburg, South Africa

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Johannesburg, informally known as Jozi, Joburg or "the city of gold", is the largest city in South Africa and one of the 50 largest urban areas in the world. It is the provincial capital and largest city of Gauteng, which is the wealthiest province in South Africa. Johannesburg is the seat of the Constitutional Court. The city is located in the mineral-rich Witwatersrand range of hills and is the centre of large-scale gold and diamond trade. It was one of the host cities of the official tournament of the 2010 FIFA World Cup.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

20 years

Johannesburg is ranked #92 over a 20 year period,
with 466 meetings since 1998.


Johannesburg is ranked #108 in 2018, with 14 meetings.

Organizations based in Johannesburg

Pan-African Association of Zoos and Aquaria Est. 1989

Girls Friendly Society World Council Est. 1955

African Gamebird Research, Education and Development Trust Est. 1990

Forum of African Investigative Reporters

Airlines Association of Southern Africa

Commercial Aviation Association of Southern Africa Est. 1944

Global Call for Action Against Poverty Est. 2005

Trade Union International of Energy, Metal, Chemical, Oil and Allied Industries Est. 1998

Gender and Media Southern Africa Network

Nelson Mandela Children's Fund Est. 1994

South African Council of Churches Est. 1968

Free Market Foundation Est. 1976

International Association for Educational Assessment Est. 1974

Confédération africaine de natation amateur Est. 1970

Global Campaign for Education Est. 1999

Methodist Church of Southern Africa

Southern African Broadcasting Association Est. 1993

Southern African Institute for Industrial Engineering

International Network of Religious Leaders Living with or Personally Affected by HIV and AIDS Est. 2002

Southern African Society of Human Genetics Est. 1987

Endangered Wildlife Trust Est. 1973

New Partnership for Africa's Development Est. 2001

Southern African Music Rights Organizations Est. 1961

Coalition of African Lesbians Est. 2003

Fossil Fuel Foundation of Africa Est. 1994

View More profiles (76 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Johannesburg

2022 Quadrennial CongressInternational Association of Constitutional Law

2020 International African Symposium on LightningCentre for Science and Technology of the Non-Aligned and Other Developing Countries

2020 ConferenceInternational Association of Medical Regulatory Authorities

2020 Annual Africa Joint ConferenceAssociation for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action

2020 MeetingInternational Cell Death Society

View More Future Events (5 total) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Johannesburg

2020 Africa Meeting – The Network Forum
2019 Quadrennial Meeting – World Young Women's Christian Association
2019 Congress – Federation of Infectious Diseases Societies of Southern Africa
2019 Biennial Congress – Pan African Society of Cardiology
2019 Symposium – Electoral Institute for Sustainable Democracy in Africa
2019 Power Week Africa
2019 Annual International Congress on African Tourism – Africa Travel Association
2019 Conference – International Toy Library Association
2019 Annual World Assembly – International Council on Education for Teaching
2019 Annual AfricaArray Workshop – International Committee on Global Navigation Satellite Systems
2019 Biennial Conference – Southern African Accounting Association
2019 Conference – African Insurance Organization
2019 General Assembly – Africa Alliance of Young Men's Christian Associations
2019 Consultative Forum – Microinsurance Network
2019 ACRIS - Africa Climate Resilience Infrastructure Summit – African Union
2018 Symposium – Electoral Institute for Sustainable Democracy in Africa
2018 Meeting – World Association of the Major Metropolises
2018 Annual Conference – International Association of Prosecutors
2018 International Conference on Management, Finance and Entrepreneurship
2018 International Conference on Built Environment and Development Studies
2018 International Conference on Economics and Social Sciences
2018 Congress – African Membrane Society
2018 Congress – Southern African Association for the Conference Industry
2018 Meeting – African World Heritage Fund
2018 Annual AfricaArray Workshop – International Committee on Global Navigation Satellite Systems

View More Past Events (736 total) in The International Congress Calendar

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