The Royal Geographical Society (with the Institute of British Geographers) is the UK's learned society and professional body for geography. We advance geography and support geographers in the UK and across the world.
As a charity, learned society and professional body, we reach millions of people each year through our work in advancing geography and supporting geographers.
With over two million items, our Collections provide an unparalleled resource tracing 500 years of geographical discovery and research.
Equality, diversity and inclusion are core values for the Society and for the practice, study and teaching of geography. Read about the Society's work in this area.
Our prestigious medals and awards recognise excellence in geographical research and fieldwork, teaching and public engagement.
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