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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

GeoNews April      
European Federation of Geologists ( Posted 23.04.2014)  

April 2014 Newsletter (Posted 23.04.2014) 

Initiative on Forensic Geology 
IUGS Initiative Newsletter Vol. 1, No. 1 (Posted 11.04.2014) 

IUGS E-Bulletin #94  (March) 
Ninety Fourth electronic communication (Posted 02.04.2014)  

3rd YES Congress and CAG25 
Sewcond Circular (Posted 02.04.2014)  

International Society for Rock Mechanics (ISRM) 
Newsletter No. 25 March 2014 (Posted 02.04.2014)  

INHIGEO Commission  
March 2014 Circular  (Posted 02.04.2014)  

ICSU Integrated Research on Disaster Risk (IRDR)     
Ad-hoc Committee Members   (Posted 02.04.2014) 

6th Cuban Geoscience Convention 
2015 May Havanna, Cuba (Posted 14.03.2014)  

Cuban Geoscience Library  
3000 open-access references (Posted 14.03.2014) 

IGCP 589  
Registration Form  
Poster (Posted 14.04.2014) 

CGMW Resolutions 
Results of 2014 General Assembly (Posted 06.04.2014) 

YES Network Update 
Recent news highlights (Posted 06.04.2014)

2014 IUGS Flyer 
A short explanation of the IUGS

2014 IUGS Brochure 
A more detailed explanation of the IUGS

Benefits of IUGS Membership 
Summary of facts (2014)