On November 16th, 2006 the association for promoting GITTA (in German "Förderverein") was founded at the Institute of Geography of the University of Bern. This new GITTA Association is open to every active member or sponsor interested in using, updating and/or promoting GITTA materials. The statutes, membership fee, contact person etc. can be found on this page.
The bylaws of the GITTA Association can be downloaded in German or in English. Consider that the English version is just a translation. Legal standard remains the German original. The minutes of the founders meeting are available in German only.
The steering committee consists of up to 7 persons elected by the general assembly for two years. The current committee consists of:
Since 2007 you can become a member of the GITTA Association. We divide between active members (using the material and e.g. also updating the lessons) and passive sponsoring members (supporting the project). Furthermore there are memberships for individuals and for collectives like institutions or companies. The fees are:
|Active individual||CHF 50.-|
|Active collective||CHF 200.-|
|Sponsoring individual||At least CHF 50.-|
|Sponsoring collective||At least CHF 300.-|
Please contact the project coordinator if you are interested in a GITTA Association membership.