Journal of Geographical Sciences ›› 2012, Vol. 22 ›› Issue (6): 1151-1151.

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The 32nd International Geographical Congress held in Cologne, Germany


  • Online:2012-12-15 Published:2012-12-15


The 32nd International Geographical Congress (IGC) was held on August 26-30 in Cologne, Germany. About 3000 geographers from countries and regions across the world participated in the IGC, which caused an unprecedented number of attendees in the history of IGU. Organized by The Geographical Society of China (GSC), China had a record over 100 geographers to this congress, including Academician Qin Dahe, Vice President of IGU, and Academician Liu Changming, former Vice President of IGU.