Overview of UN Conferences on the Standardization of Geographical Names, UNGEGN Sessions and the ECSEE Division Sessions.

UN Conferences on the Standardization of Geographical Names

UNGEGN Session/Meeting

ECSEE Division Sessions

Location

Year

 

1st UNGEGN Meeting

 

New York

1960

 

2nd UNGEGN Meeting

 

New York

1966

1st UN Conferences on the Standardization of Geographical Names

 

 

Geneva

1967

 

1st UNGEGN Session *

 

New York

1967

 

2nd UNGEGN Session

 

New York

1970

 

3rd UNGEGN Session

 

New York

1971

 

 

1st ECSEE Division Session

Prague

1971

 

4th UNGEGN Session - 1st part

 

London

1972

2nd UN Conferences on the Standardization of Geographical Names

 

 

London

1972

 

4th UNGEGN Session - 2nd part

 

London

1972

 

5th UNGEGN Session

 

New York

1973

 

 

2nd ECSEE Division Session

Budapest

1975

 

6th UNGEGN Session

 

New York

1975

 

 

3rd ECSEE Division Session

Budapest

1977

 

7th UNGEGN Session - 1st part

 

Athens

1977

3rd UN Conferences on the Standardization of Geographical Names

 

 

Athens

1977

 

7th UNGEGN Session - 2nd part

 

Athens

1977

 

8th UNGEGN Session

 

New York

1979

 

 

4th ECSEE Division Session **

Warsaw

1979

 

 

5th ECSEE Division Session **

Warsaw

1981

 

9th UNGEGN Session

 

New York

1981

 

 

6th ECSEE Division Session

Warsaw

1982

 

10th UNGEGN Session - 1st part

 

Geneva

1982

4th UN Conferences on the Standardization of Geographical Names

 

 

Geneva

1982

 

10th UNGEGN Session - 2nd part

 

Geneva

1982

 

 

7th ECSEE Division Session ***

Sofia

1983

 

11th UNGEGN Session

 

Geneva

1984

 

12th UNGEGN Session

 

Geneva

1986

 

 

8th ECSEE Division Session ***

Sofia

1987

 

13th UNGEGN Session - 1st part

 

Montréal

1987

5th UN Conferences on the Standardization of Geographical Names

 

 

Montreal

1987

 

13th UNGEGN Session - 2nd part

 

Montréal

1987

 

 

9th ECSEE Division Session ****

Bratislava

1989

 

14th UNGEGN Session

 

Geneva

1989

 

 

10th ECSEE Division Session ****

Prague

1991

 

15th UNGEGN Session

 

Geneva

1991

 

16th UNGEGN Session - 1st part

 

New York

1992

6th UN Conferences on the Standardization of Geographical Names

 

 

New York

1992

 

 

11th ECSEE Division Session ****

Bratislava

1992

 

16th UNGEGN Session - 2nd part

 

New York

1992

 

 

12th ECSEE Division Session *****

Budapest

1993

 

17th UNGEGN Session

 

New York

1994

 

 

13th ECSEE Division Session *****

Budapest

1996

 

18th UNGEGN Session

 

Geneva

1996

 

 

14th ECSEE Division Session

Budapest

1997

 

19th UNGEGN Session - 1st part

 

New York

1998

7th UN Conferences on the Standardization of Geographical Names

 

 

New York

1998

 

19th UNGEGN Session - 2nd part

 

New York

1998

 

 

15th ECSEE Division Session

Ljubljana

1999

 

20th UNGEGN Session

 

New York

2000

 

 

16th ECSEE Division Session

Ljubljana

2001

 

21st UNGEGN Session - 1st part

 

Berlin

2002

8th UN Conferences on the Standardization of Geographical Names

 

 

Berlin

2002

 

21st UNGEGN Session - 2nd part

 

Berlin

2002

 

 

17th ECSEE Division Session

Prague

2003

 

22nd UNGEGN Session

 

New York

2004

 

23rd UNGEGN Session

 

Vienna

2006

 

 

18th ECSEE Division Session

Prague

2007

 

24th UNGEGN Session - 1st part

 

New York

2007

9th UN Conferences on the Standardization of Geographical Names

 

 

New York

2007

 

24th UNGEGN Session - 2nd part

 

New York

2007

 

 

19th ECSEE Division Session

Zagreb

2008

 

25th UNGEGN Session

 

Nairobi

2009

 

 

20th ECSEE Division Session

Zagreb

2011

 

26th UNGEGN Session

 

Vienna

2011

 

27th UNGEGN Session - 1st part

 

New York

2012

10th UN Conferences on the Standardization of Geographical Names

 

 

New York

2012

 

27th UNGEGN Session - 2nd part

 

New York

2012


* 2nd UN Conference on the Standardization of Geographical Names, 1972, London, United Kingdom, Working Paper E/CONF.61/L.85
** 9th Session of the United Nations Group of Experts on Geographical Names, 17 - 27 February 1981, New York, USA, Report of the Session, ESA/RT/C/GN/7
*** 5th UN Conference on the Standardization of Geographical Names, 1987, Montreal, Canada, Working Paper E/CONF.79/L.72
**** 6th UN Conference on the Standardization of Geographical Names, 1992, New York, USA, Working Paper E/CONF.85/L.82
***** 18th Session of the United Nations Group of Experts on Geographical Names, 12 - 23 August 1996, Geneva, Switzerland, Report of the Session, GEGN/18