Council of British Geography (External organisation)

Activity: Membership typesMembership of national or international committees and working groups


Appointed by the RGS as a member of the Council to represent Geography within Northern Ireland, liaising across HE, FE and the schools sectors.

Initial appointment for 3 years. Subsequently renewed for an additional terms of office.

COBRIG exists to promote and advance geography and geographical education in the four regions of the United Kingdom: England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales. It was established in 1988 to co-ordinate and where appropriate to initiate and act on behalf of geography on matters concerning the status of geography in education, research and public policy and affairs; and over issues where the views of geographers ought to be made known.
Period01 Sept 2019Sept 2025
Held atCouncil of British Geography, United Kingdom
Degree of RecognitionNational