Global civil society activity in Visby, Sweden

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Visby is a locality and the seat of Gotland Municipality in Gotland County, on the island of Gotland, Sweden with 24,330 inhabitants, as of 2017. Visby is also the episcopal see for the Diocese of Visby. The Hanseatic city of Visby is arguably the best-preserved medieval city in Scandinavia and since 1995, it has been on the UNESCO World Heritage site list. Among the most notable historical remains are the 3.4 km (2.1 mi) long town wall that encircles the town center, and a number of church ruins.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

20 years

Visby is ranked #649 over a 20 year period,
with 44 meetings since 1998.


Visby is ranked #564 in 2018, with 1 meetings.

Organizations based in Visby

Baltic Centre for Writers and Translators Est. 1993

Nordisk Korforum

Baltic Writers' Council Est. 1992

Swedish International Centre of Education for Sustainable Development Est. 2008

Swedish International Centre for Local Democracy Est. 2009

View More profiles (5 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Past Events in Visby

2019 Conference – Nordic University Association
2018 Annual General Assembly – European Non-Governmental Sports Organization
2017 Tuber Aestivum/Uncinatum European Scientific Group Congress
2017 Congress – Association for Nordic Dialysis and Transplant Personnel
2015 Annual Conference – Baltic Sea States Subregional Cooperation
2014 Annual Meeting – Development Partners Network on Decentralisation and Local Governance
2013 General Assembly – Baltic Writers' Council
2012 General Assembly – Baltic Writers' Council
2011 General Assembly – Baltic Writers' Council
2010 General Assembly – Baltic Writers' Council
2009 Meeting – European Platform for Biodiversity Research Strategy
2009 International ESD Learning Laboratory / International Workshop – Global Action Plan International
2009 General Assembly – Baltic Writers' Council
2009 Congress – Nordic Group of Medical Laboratory Technologists' Associations
2008 Annual meeting / Meeting – Scandinavian Academy of Esthetic Dentistry
2008 General Assembly – Baltic Writers' Council
2008 Annual Conference – Baltic Sea Parliamentary Conference
2007 Baltic speleological congress / General Assembly / EuroSpeleo Forum – International Union of Speleology
2007 General assembly – European Speleological Federation
2007 EuroSpeleo forum – European Speleological Federation
2007 General Assembly – Baltic Writers' Council
2006 Meeting – Task Force on Organized Crime in the Baltic Sea Region
2006 General Assembly – Baltic Writers' Council
2005 Annual conference – Islands of the Baltic Sea
2004 European conference on radar in meteorology and hydrology

View More Past Events (72 total) in The International Congress Calendar

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