Tuesday, March 29, 2011

The African Geopark Network (AGN)

The  African Association of Women in Geosciences and the African Geoparks Network (AGN) are creating a common task group in order to promote the african geology. So, these organisations are calling all geoscientists  who are working on the African continent to send nice photos of geological sites of scientific and/or educative interest or just with a scenic beauty with a short description that will be published on the AGN  website http://www.africangeoparksnetwork.org/ as well as on its related facebook page. This action will help to create a data base related to the geological heritage of the African continent and will allow to promote the geology of the continent. Please don't forget to mentionne your full name, your address and email.

So, please send  your photos on the following email address: contact@aawg.org 

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

YES Network Activities at the EGU General Assembly 2011

The YES Network and the Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS) will be hosting a townhall meeting at the 2011 European Geosciences Union General Assembly in Vienna, Austria from 19:00-20:00 on April 5. If your not attending EGU 2011 in Vienna, you could still join the town hall via FREE webcast. Follow this link to register http://www.networkyes.org/index.php/meetings/egu_2011/