Why

EFGS advocates for the integration geography and statistics in order to reach

What

EFGS promotes spatial statistics built on well integrated geography and statistics

Introduction to Spatial Statistics

How

EFGS works for sharing information about how to produce and present spatial statistics

Lars H. Backer Prize

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2017 call for candidates

EFGS 2017 Conference

November 2nd–3rd 2017
Dublin, Ireland
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Statistical Atlas
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INSPIRE Conference 2016

This year’s annual INSPIRE Conference took place in Barcelona on September 26th-30th. Janusz Dygaszewicz – President of the European Forum for Geography and Statistics had the opportunity to present the forum on a plenary session “INSPIRE by thematic communities”. He...

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State of European Cities Report 2016 published

In partnership with UN Habitat, the U.N. programme working towards a better urban future, the European Commission released the State of European Cities Report 2016. It supports the Urban Agenda by assessing the performance of European cities with regards to its...

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New Global Human Settlement Layer website and report

The Global Human Settlement Layer project of the European Commission's Joint Research Centre has a new website: http://ghsl.jrc.ec.europa.eu/ It features the "Atlas of the Human Planet", presenting the key findings of the analysis of the Global Human Settlement Layer...

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Urban Data Platform online

The new Urban Data Platform, developed by the European Commission's Joint Research Centre (JRC) in close co-operation with DG Regional and Urban Policy, is now online: http://urban.jrc.ec.europa.eu This tool allows the interactive discovery - via maps and graphs - of...

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EFGS 2016 Conference Program

The local EFGS team would like to inform, that the first version of conference proram is now available: EFGS2016 Conference program as of 12.10.2016.  

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