PGS Lecture Series 2021-13: TJ Cipriano on policy shift for more effective COVID-19 governance

The COVID-19 pandemic, like any disaster, is at a critical juncture that opens an opportunity to shift policy aimed to reduce disaster risks. The presence of the Delta variant necessitated this policy shift in pandemic response efforts given its high transmissibility compared to the previously reported COVID-19 variants. With the Philippine government admitting that widespread … More PGS Lecture Series 2021-13: TJ Cipriano on policy shift for more effective COVID-19 governance

Activities and Events

Expect these activities during the NCGS 2017 Conference Plenary, and discussion sessions Paper presentations, keynotes from scholars Workshop sessions, and exhibits Socials PGS Annual Assembly For inquiries, you may email the NCGS conference secretariat at

NCGS 2017 Workshops

  The conference will also feature workshops that will help researchers and practitioners in honing methodological and practical skills in geography. These workshops will be organized by the country’s leading geographers. Here are some of the workshops included: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Teaching Geography Quantitative Analysis Critical Discourse Analysis Teaching Geospatial Tools for Basic Education … More NCGS 2017 Workshops

Important Dates

Take note of these dates to remember: August 15, 2017 Deadline for abstract and panel proposal submission August 30, 2017 Announcement of accepted papers and panels September 30, 2017 Deadline of confirmation to participate in the conference Deadline of early bird registration and payment October 1, 2017 Final program to be announced For inquiries, you … More Important Dates

NCGS 2017 Paper Presentations

We encourage paper presenters to submit abstracts based on, but not limited to the following themes: Geography and Social Justice Geographies of Peace Social Movements and Space Political Geography and Geopolitics Territorial Conflicts and Re/Deterritorializations Drone Studies and Development of UAVs Subaltern and Postcolonial Geographies Geographies of Education Teaching Geography under the K-to-12 curriculum Urbanization … More NCGS 2017 Paper Presentations

We are Philippine Geographical Society.

Established on the 8th of December 1950, PGS is a professional organization of geographers and geography enthusiasts with the main goal of stimulating geographic interest through research and education, as well as to apply geographic knowledge in all phases of human activities. PGS publishes the Philippine Geographical Journal (PGJ) and spearheads the annual National Conference … More We are Philippine Geographical Society.