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Royal Geographical Society (with IBG)
We are the UK's learned society and professional body for geography, supporting geography and geographers across the world.
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Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) 59m
Place name of the week: Omasvuono, a Kven-language municipality name in Norway (Storfjord in Norwegian). Names can convey cultural heritage; PCGN records these for UK government.
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Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) 22h
Do you want to better understand our world, help shape the future and have a rewarding career? Then is the subject for you - find out why you should
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Congratulations to everyone receiving their results today! As Sir Michael Palin says: "geography is essential in understanding the rapid changes our planet is going through - it's the one subject that looks at the whole story."
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Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) Aug 20
Our autumn events are now online! Take a look at all the fascinating talks, , and we have on over the next few months. Don't miss out, book your tickets now:
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Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) Aug 19
Discover more about the Society's field research programme when the team presents some of their findings at our Annual Conference next week.
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Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) Aug 19
Last chance to see in London! Our free Earth Photo exhibition is closing on 22 August. Don't miss out on the chance to see inspiring photography that tells stories about the world around us. More information here:
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Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) Aug 16
Place name of the week: Benelux - a name formed as a portmanteau of Belgium 🇧🇪 , Netherlands 🇳🇱 , and Luxembourg 🇱🇺 . PCGN needs to understand such names for reference purposes even if they are unlikely to appear on a map.
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Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) Aug 15
Congratulations to everyone receiving their results today! All of your hard work and effort has paid off. Find out more about this year’s results:
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Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) Aug 14
Are you interested in working to promote in and ? We've currently got a for an Education Assistant! The role supports our Geography Ambassadors and HE/school partnerships. Apply by 23 August:
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Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) Aug 13
Catch up with all the latest research with our academic – the most recent issues are available online now:
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Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) Aug 12
Apply before Friday if you'd like the chance to become our new Education Officer: Resources and use your experience in creating engaging educational resources for classrooms. More information can be found here:
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Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) Aug 10
We are making a concerted effort this year to raise awareness around the sustainability of and how we are reducing its overall . Find out more about our policy here:
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Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) Aug 9
Place name of the week: Aoraki/Mount Cook. Geographical names can reflect the cultural diversity of people past and present. Māori place names in New Zealand are being restored.
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Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) Aug 9
There are only a few weeks left to see at the Society! Come and take a look at the shortlist of 50 exceptional and four that document the in all its diversity. Find out more here:
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Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) Aug 8
We had a great time at the at the weekend. Our amazing line-up of speakers gave some inspiring talks about planet . Find out more:
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Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) Aug 8
A reminder that the Foyle Reading Room will be closing early at 2.55pm today. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. Normal service will resume at 10.00am tomorrow.
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Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) Aug 7
Don’t forget to grab August’s issue of which is out now! Take a sneak peek at what’s inside this month’s issue:
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Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) Aug 7
If you're planning or using camera traps, we will be running a two-day workshop at covering key aspects of planning, implementing and analysing surveys on 20 and 21 August. Find out more here:
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Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) Aug 6
We're looking forward to seeing Fellows and members at tomorrow's guided tour of our . If you haven't booked a place, there's still some time left! Click here for more info:
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Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) Aug 5
Would you enjoy working at the home of ? We are looking for a new Front of House Receptionist to be the vital first point of contact for visitors and staff, as well as to provide administrative support. Apply by Friday 9 August:
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