IGI Mutual Recognition Agreements and related Bodies

Mutual recognition agreements

The IGI has Mutual Recognition Agreements with the following bodies, allowing PGeos to be professionally recognised internationally.

Australia: Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy 

Canada: Geoscientists Canada 

South Africa: Southern Africa Institute of Mining and Metallurgy and the Geological Society of South Africa 

United Kingdom: The Geological Society

United States of America: American Institute of Professional Geologists 

European Federation of Geologists

The European Federation of Geologists  is the representative body for the geological profession in Europe with 21 national association members. IGI as an EFG Licensed Body handles EurGeol applications in Ireland.

Irish Geoscience Network

The Irish Geoscience Network is an umbrella body bringing together Irish geoscience-related organisations. Administrated by the IGI, the Irish Geoscience Network meets annually to discuss synergies between organisations and cross-cutting issues (outreach, public perception, research collaborations, policy issues etc).

If you are involved in the administration of a geoscience-related organisation and would like to be part of the Irish Geoscience Network, please email info@igi.ie to be added to the IGN mailing list.

IGI Sponsoring Bodies