- La Paz, Bolivia
The XVI Latin America Meeting of Geographers, EGAL 2017, will be held in La Paz (Bolivia) from 26 to 29 April. Under the topic “Living Geography from the Heart of Latin America”, the meeting is oriented to the exchange of experiences and good practices of geography and to increase the links among Latin American geographers investigators.
The thematic axes are:
Epistemology, Theory and History of Geography.
Teaching and learning of Geography.
Political Geography, Globalization, Integration and Territorial Dynamics.
Territorial Management, Cadastral, Public Policies and Sustainable Development.
Local Development, Economic Geography, Tourism and Local Actors.
Physical Geography, Natural Resources, Watershed Management and Protected Areas.
Rural Spaces, Agriculture and Food Security.
Metropolization, Urban Systems and their Dynamics.
Population, Gender and Identity.
Geographic Information Technologies, Cartography, GIS, Remote Sensing and IDEs.
Vulnerabilities, Risk Management, Environmental Issues and Climate Change.
Critical Latin American Geography.
More information: EGAL 2017