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United Nations Group of Experts

on Geographical Names (UNGEGN)

 

United Nations Conferences on the Standardization of Geographical Names

One of the UNGEGN's principal tasks is preparing UN geographical names conferences and publishing their results. These conferences are held every 5 years on the grounds of decisions taken by the UN Economic and Social Council. These conferences pass resolutions in the form of recommendations for the Council and UN members.


Ten conferences have been held since 1967:

  1. Geneva (1967)
  2. London (1972)
  3. Athens (1977)
  4. Geneva (1982)
  5. Montreal (1987)
  6. New York (1992)
  7. New York (1998)
  8. Berlin (2002)
  9. New York (2007)
  10. New York (2012)
  11. New York (2017)
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Resolutions adopted at the ten United Nations Conferences on the Standardization of Geographical Names

During the conferences and between two following conferences, usually every two years, UNGEGN sessions are organized. Twenty-seven sessions of UNGEGN have been held since 1967:
  1. Geneva (1967)
  2. New York (1970)
  3. New York (1971)
  4. London (1972)
  5. New York (1973)
  6. New York (1975)
  7. Athens (1977)
  8. New York (1979)
  9. New York (1981)
  10. Geneva (1982)
  11. Geneva (1984)
  12. Geneva (1986)
  13. Montreal (1987)
  14. Geneva (1989)
  15. Geneva (1991)
  16. New York (1992)
  17. New York (1994)
  18. Geneva (1996)
  19. New York (1998)
  20. New York (2000)
  21. Berlin (2002)
  22. New York (2004)
  23. Vienna (2006)
  24. New York (2007)
  25. Nairobi (2009)
  26. Vienna (2011)
  27. New York (2012)
  28. New York (2014)
  29. Bangkok (2016)
  30. New York (2017)
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