The International Union of Geosciences (IUGS)

Highway construction in the Republic of Korea. © Dr A J Reedman

The International Union of Geosciences is a worldwide organisation representing about 250 000 geoscientists in 120 countries. The AGID report to IUGS for 2009 can be accessed by clicking on the main heading below. AGID is an affiliate of IUGS and as such AGID sumits an annual report to the IUGS Executive. IUGS has been instrumental in establishing 2008 as the UN International Year of Planet Earth (IYPE). For more details click on the main navigation link (left). Additional information about AGID activities can be obtained by following the link below.

2009 Annual Report of AGID to the International Union of Geoscientists

The report covers areas such as IGCP 523 (GROWNET)

AGID IYPE Outreach Project ('TEAM')


GEODEV 2009 (Bangladesh)

IUGS Grant

This report was compiled by Dr A J Reedman, Secretary General/Treasurer of AGID. For further information or a full copy of the report, please contact Dr A J Reedman at

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