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
June 2014


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June 2014
Information on Geography Teaching in the United Kingdom:
4 new completed questionnaires!

IGU-CGE Newsletter #5 April 2014 (PDF)

2014 IGU Regional Conference, Krakow Poland - Commission for Geography Education

lijnRome Declaration on Geographical Education in Europe (September 2013) 

lijnConference Proceedings of the Lucerne Conference in 2007 available online (pdf)

International Charter on Geographical Education now available online in 22 languages (pdf)lijnWIKI GEOGRAPHICAL EDUCATIONlijnThe 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.

2014 IGU
Commission on
Geographical Education

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