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Welcome to the website of the Commission on Geographical Education (CGE) of the International Geographical Union (IGU)!
The purpose of the Commission is to promote geographical and environmental education globally.
In order to accomplish this goal, the activities of the Commission include:

Members of the Steering Committee and Regional Contacts
Last revision: July 9th, 2015

 

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CONFERENCE 2015

We are pleased to announce a range of Commission sessions on Geography Education have been accepted into the Moscow Programme. - more -

Full details can be found on the IGU Congress website.

2016
Read the first news about the 2016 conference!

NEW DRAFT OF CHARTER

The Commission on Geographical Education has redrafted the International Charter on Geography Education, presenting it as an action plan to assist policy makers, curriculum developers and teachers.
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NEWSLETTERS

IGU-CGE Newsletter July 2015

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SUGGESTIONS TO READ
Where can you go to for help and support when starting out in geography education? The IGU Commission on Geography Education have compiled a list of publications to help any newcomers to the field.
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CONFERENCE 2014 results
Kraków: Notes and Presentations

International Declaration on Research in Geography Education
Consultation ends March 1st 2015!
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WIKI

5 recently completed questionnaires:

Russia (August 2014)

United Kingdom (June 2014)
Scotland
Wales
England
Northern Ireland

PUBLICATIONS

Rome Declaration on Geographical Education in Europe (September 2013) 

International Charter on Geographical Education now available online in 22 languages (pdf)

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The Commission endorses the IGU Initiative on Cultures and Civilizations for Human Development.
See www.homeofgeography.org or email m.robertson@latrobe.edu.au to learn more about this project.


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