Geography Awareness Week 2021

Dear entities, 

As every year, we would like to invite you to take part in the Geography Awareness Week (GAW) that is going to take place between the 15th and 21st of November! 

Who can participate?

Your local group can organise anything you are interested in… and you can also include other local associations, Sponsors, Partners, your University… 

We are not going to celebrate Geography Awareness Week alone, EGEA, AFNEG ( an association which gathers local student associations of Geography across France) and GeoDACH (an association of German-speaking geography students) are working together really closely to make this event amazing!

What can you organise?

There are so many possibilities, for example:

  • lecture
  • workshop
  • excursion
  • city game
  • geoquiz
  • mapathon
  • presentation for students
  • share some interesting geographical facts about your entities/cities on Social Media 
  • GIS workshops (the 18th is the GIS day!!) 

All live, and online! 

and many more, you can be creative!

What do you have to do to win?

Follow this 4 easy steps:

  1. Register your event here

We will make a calendar with all the events, you don’t want to miss the opportunity of a bit of promotion!
DEADLINE 13th November 2021, 23.55h CET

  1. When you promote your event on social media use
    #EUGAW2021 #GeoWeek
  2. Make your event great!
  3. After your event you fill in this form
    DEADLINE 28th November 2021, 23.55h CET

Wait, are there going to be prizes? 

Oooooooh yes!! This email just got a bit more interesting isn’t it?

A special commission will vote on 3 different categories:

  1. most educational event
  2. most creative event
  3. most sustainable event

… Plus a really special category, Trees in need! 

If you have any questions related to this, please contact us via


The boards of EGEA, AFNEG and GeoDACH

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