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The Centre for Research in Environmental Geography (CIGA), is a unit of the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) created on August 17, 2007, located in the Morelia Campus. The mission of the centre is to contribute to the territorial planning for the sustainable management (use, conservation and restoration) of natural resources in specific territories, through an integrated program of research, teaching, linking and dissemination of the knowledge, with emphasis on the geographical dimension of the environmental issue in the central-western region of the country.

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Address: Antigua Carretera a Pátzcuaro No. 8701, Col. Ex-Hacienda de San José de la Huerta, C.P. 58190. Morelia Michoacán, México
Contact email: direc AT

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University-affiliated institute
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Current leader(s): Dr. José Antonio Vieyra Medrano (Director)
Current leader's (or leaders') gender: Male
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Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website

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