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The 2008 iGeo - Carthage, Tunisia

"The future is waiting for us - Sidi Bou Saïd"
Carthage, Tunisia - 2008 iGeo

The seventh International Geography Olympiad held in Carthage, Tunisia, from August 7 to 12, 2008 in conjunction with the congress of the International Geographical Union, was a great success. Apart from a written response test and a multimedia test the Olympiad consisted of a three day fieldwork through Tunisia with two mapping exercises and a knowledge test.

The 24 countries that participated were: Australia, Belarus, Belgium, China Beijing,China Taipeh, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Japan, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Latvia, Lithuania, Mexico, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Tunisia, The United Kingdom. Observers from Brasil, the USA and Denmark visited the Olympiad.

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Download the:
Multimedia Test Powerpoint
Multimedia Test Questions
Multimedia Test Answers
Written Test:
Marking Scheme
Worksheet 1
Worksheet 2: Climate

Tunisia 2008 iGeo Group Photo   


The top-3 best performing countries were:
1. Romania
2. Estonia
3. Australia

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Zouhaier HELAOUI
Local Organiser
International Geography Olympiad
Carthage (TUNISIA) 2008

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