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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


**IUGS NC Nominations**  
Nominations Form   
31 January 2016 DEADLINE (Posted 17.09.2015)   

**IUGS EC Nominations**  
Nominations Form  
31 January 2016 DEADLINE (Posted 17.09.2015) 

**IUGS Émile Argand Award**      
15 December deadline for nominations (Posted 15.09.2015) 

IUGS E-Bulletin #112        
One Hundred and Twelfth electronic communication (Posted 05.10.2015)

INHIGEO Circular 
History of Geological sciences (Posted 19.09.2015)

HST Circular 
Heritage Stone Task Group (Posted 19.09.2015)  

IUGS Annual Report 
2013-2014 Report for IUGS (Posted 01.09.2015) 

37th IGC 2024  
Call for Expression of Interest (Posted 12.07.2015)   

Registration Open 35th IGC
Registration and Abstracts Now Open (Posted 01.09.2015) 

Cruziana Newsletter 106
Geopark Naturtejo da Meseta Meridional (Posted 07.09.2015)

IAPG Newsletter 
Issue Number 5 (Posted 07.09.2015) 
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 Greek 

IUGS leaflet Italian 

IUGS leaflet Polish 

IUGS leaflet Sesotho  

IUGS leaflet Swahili 

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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