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About the IUGS

With 121 national members, the Union aims to promote development of the Earth sciences through the support of broad-based scientific studies relevant to the entire Earth system; to apply the results of these and other studies to preserving Earth's natural environment, using all natural resources wisely and improving the prosperity of nations and the quality of human life; and to strengthen public awareness of geology and advance geological education in the widest sense.

News and Information


71st Executive Committee Meeting  
Minutes 15-17th February 2017 Paris, France (Posted 21.07.2017)  

ProGEO News 
Issue No. 2 for 2017 (Posted 21.07.2017)  

INHIGEO Newsletter   
Circular 2017 Number 2 (Posted 18.07.2017)  

IUGS Statutes and Bylaws  
Revised as of 35th IGC 2016 (Posted 18.07.2017)   

70th Executive Committee Meeting  
Minutes 26-27 August 2016 Cape Town, South Africa (Posted 13.07.2017)  

NASIC Annual Report  
Report for 2016 activities (Posted 01.07.2017)  

IAPGeoethics Newsletter
Issue Number 2 for 2017 (Posted 21.06.2017)  

IUGS E-Bulletin #130  
May News Update from IUGS (Posted 06.06.2017)  

2014 IUGS Flyer  (English)
A short explanation of the IUGS 

2014 IUGS Flyer (Spanish) 
A short explanation of the IUGS

2014 IUGS Flyer (Portuguese)
A short explanation of the IUGS 

2014 IUGS Brochure   
A more detailed explanation of the IUGS

IUGS leaflet Afrikaans 

IUGS leaflet Arabic 

IUGS leaflet Farsi

IUGS leaflet French 

IUGS leaflet Greek 

IUGS leaflet Hindi 

IUGS leaflet Italian 

IUGS leaflet Polish 

IUGS leaflet Sesotho  

IUGS leaflet Swahili 

IUGS leaflet Urdu  

IUGS leaflet Xhosa 

IUGS leaflet Zulu 

Benefits of IUGS Membership 
Summary of facts (2014) 

The INTERNATIONAL UNION OF GEOLOGICAL SCIENCES is a 501 c (3) non-profit organization registered in the USA.

Federal TIN (IRS) = 521231783
DUNS Number = 653870014
In Care of Name = Chinese Academy of Geological Sciences (CAGS)



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