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Awards & medals Alexander von Humboldt Medal

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Alexander von Humboldt Medal

This medal, named after Alexander von Humboldt, is awarded to scientists who have performed research in developing regions for the benefit of people and society, through which they have achieved exceptional international standing in geosciences, planetary or space sciences, defined in their widest senses.

The medal has been exclusively designed for the EGU by József Kótai.