Objectives of the GAM are…..
- to enhance the development of Geographic Science
- to contribute towards national development through Geographic Science
- to disseminate geographic knowledge among the public
- to promote closer friendship and helping cooperation among the members of the Association
- to have closer relations and collaborations with the International Geographical Union (IGU) and other geographical organizations.
Functions of the GAM are…..
- Geographic seminars, research conferences and forums need to be sponsored.
- Matters relating to the objectives of the Association need to be published. For that, a biannual journal on research papers and activities is a necessity.
- For acquiring geographic knowledge by the majority of the public as well as students, interesting educative hand-outs and newsletters should be publishes occasionally.
- A systematically organized Geography Library should be established.
- Other function, that are in accord with the objectives of the Association, should be undertaken.