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The EGU runs a substantial outreach programme, coordinated by the Outreach Committee, in order to promote the geosciences and the solar system sciences beyond the scope set by the By-laws of the Union. This includes but is not necessarily restricted to:

  • people, institutions, organisations or scientific unions engaged in fields other than geosciences, both within and outside Europe,
  • with national or international geosciences societies outside of Europe, to mutual benefit,
  • social problems related to geosciences, to decision makers and the non-scientific public, primarily, but not exclusively in Europe,
  • International Conferences and Workshops on topics of geosciences with significant socio-economic impact for regions outside of Europe, to be held in and jointly organised with scientists/institutions from these regions.

Current outreach activities