About the Society

The Polish Geographical Society, founded in Warsaw in January 1918, continues its tradition, and through present activities develops the future of Polish geography. With respect to achievements of previous generations of geographers, The Polish Geographical Society faces difficulties and challenges of a changing world, phenomenon of globalization, and active and responsible membership of Poland in the European Union. The Polish Geographical Society promotes achievements of Polish geography in the national and international, scientific and educational arena. The Polish Geographical Society a...


The main goal of the Polish Geographical Society is comprehensive development of geographical sciences and the education and application of geographic knowledge in development of the society and economy. Polish Geographical Society initiates and conducts scientific research, promotes geography, and support geographic education. Main activities of Polish Geographical Society are publishing (including publishing "Journal of Geography"), organizing of scientific and educational conferences and seminars, and others, including promoting geography through organizing study tours.

100th anniversary of Polish Geographical Society 1918-2018

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In 2018 the 100th anniversary of the Polish Geographical Society will be celebrated. The association has been established in Warsaw on 27th January 2018, when Poland became independent after the first world war. Upcoming anniversary should become a turning point in the development of Polish Geographical Society and generally geography in Poland. The upcoming jubilee will be a celebration of all Polish geographers. The National Patronage of The President of The Republic of Poland, Andrzej Duda, on the Centenary of Independence The Year of Polish Geography 2018 Media Partners:           ...