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  • 1. Standardization.
  • 2. Dissemination.
  • 3. Romanization.

Meetings and events

  • Cultural Heritage and Commercialization of Geographical Names UNGEGN Symposium and Joint Working Group and Division Meetings
    20 - 24 October 2020 Halmstad, Sweden Contacts: Annette Torensjö (Email: annette.torensjo@isof.se); Sungjae Choo (Email: sjchoo@khu.ac.kr ); Leila Mattfolk (Email: leila.mattfolk@isof.se)
  • Third International Scientific Symposium on "Permanence, transformation, substitution and oblivion of geographical names"
    22 - 24 September 2021 Napoli [Naples], Italia [Italy] Contact: Andrea Cantile (Email: toponomastica@geomil.esercito.difesa.it)
  • 2nd Session of the United Nations Group of Experts on Geographical Names
    3 - 7 May 2021 UNHQ, New York

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