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Press releases

IfL Director receives international award

Sebastian Lentz, Director of the Leibniz Institute for Regional Geography and Professor of Regional Geography at the University of Leipzig, has been awarded the Semyonov Gold Medal by the Russian Geographical Society.

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Dates and events

The city as innovation machine?

Practices of knowledge transfer outside of agglomerations are the topic of an online lecture by our…

2021 RGS-IBG Annual International Conference "Borders, borderlands, bordering"

A session co-organised by the IfL deals with questions on the new virtuality of border research

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IfL in brief

Enlightening change of location

Since he witnessed workers cutting down park trees in his hometown of St. Petersburg, Kirill Galustov has been concerned with the question of how to improve life in cities.

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