Geographers Without Borders

We are focused on supporting civic, environmental and social projects with geographical skills and knowledge. Members engage in projects in their local or the global community. GWB is currently accepting chapter applications from Universities and Colleges.

Want to start a chapter?

We are accepting chapter applications.

Borrow a bike like you borrow a book

Start the Cycle is a non-profit organization with the strategic goal of developing a cycling culture from the ground up. By targeting youth from low socioeconomic backgrounds and new Canadians; we can develop a new generation of cyclists that otherwise might have never existed.

Memberships

$10

Student Membership

This includes:

  • Profile on site
  • Scholarship eligibility
  • Professional development

Explore our projects

BikeMaps.org Lecture

Dr. Trisalyn Nelson from the University of Victoria to give a lecture on BikeMaps.org, a cycling safety initiative.

University of Waterloo

GoodGoodsFinder

An online platform used to identify,catalogue and map local Kitchener-Waterloo companies and businesses to promote nearby fair trade.

University of Waterloo

Meet some members

Kevin Mackay
National Board

Kevin is a medical geographer that specializes in lead poisoning, spatial analysis and public health



Jet Dekker
Wilfrid Laurier

Environmental Studies



Melanie Maddix
National Member

Geography (Science) and GIS undergraduate at University of Toronto



Jennifer Nhieu
Ryerson University

Geographic Analysis student at Ryerson University



SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE TRANSFER

Engage with geographers and attend workshops.

PROJECT SUPPORT & DEVELOPMENT

Get the support you need for your project ventures.

COMMUNITY OUTREACH PROJECTS

Apply your expertise and help your community!

CONNECT WITH OTHER GEOGRAPHERS

Opportunities to build your professional network.