International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG)
Union géodésique et géophysique internationale (UGGI)
1919-07-28 Brussels Belgium
Founded as constituent union of International Research Council (IRC) – Conseil international des recherches (CIR), latterly referred to as H-XA1752 - International Council for Science (ICSU). Currently a scientific union under the umbrella of the International Science Council (ISC). Statutes adopted 1946, Cambridge (UK); modified: 1957, 1960, 1967, 1971, 1979, 1983, 1991, 1995, 1999, 2003, Sapporo (Japan); 2007, Perugia (Italy); 2011, Melbourne (Australia); 2015, Prague (Czech Rep); 2018.
Advance, promote and communicate knowledge of the Earth system, its space environment, and the dynamical processes causing change.
Events2023-07-11 | Berlin, Germany – General Assembly
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General Assembly (every 4 years); Council; Executive Committee; Bureau; Finance Committee. Semi-autonomous Associations (8): D-XM3254 - International Association of Cryospheric Sciences (IACS); B-XB1291 - International Association of Geodesy (IAG); B-XB1292 - International Association of Geomagnetism and Aeronomy (IAGA); B-XB1340 - International Association of Hydrological Sciences (IAHS); B-XB1312 - International Association of Meteorology and Atmospheric Sciences (IAMAS); B-XB1223 - International Association for the Physical Sciences of the Oceans (IAPSO); B-XB1344 - International Association of Seismology and Physics of the Earth's Interior (IASPEI); B-XB1369 - International Association of Volcanology and Chemistry of the Earth's Interior (IAVCEI).
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