The ACMS will be closed on Wednesday, June 29th for the Mongolian Parliamentary election. The office will re-open on June 30th at 9 am. Best of luck to the candidates.
From the Pleistocene to the Present: Climate induced water poverty in the Altai Mountains – Caleb Pan
Mongolia Field Note #2, author: Caleb Pan A mixed herd of goats and cattle graze in a high alpine meadow in the Altai Tavan Bogd. The river brings life to the healthy green grass and is fed by snow and glacier melt [Photo by Caleb Pan, August 2014]. The Altai Mountains of Mongolia form [...]
Change and Continuity in Mongolian Pastoral Social-Ecological Systems: A Synthesis of 20 Years of Interdisciplinary Research
Title: Change and Continuity in Mongolian Pastoral Social-Ecological Systems: A Synthesis of 20 Years of Interdisciplinary Research Location: Mongolia–Japan Center When: June 7th, 2016, 11:00 am Organizer: Mongolian Academy of Science About the speaker: María E. Fernández-Giménez is a Professor of Rangeland Social-Ecological Systems in the Department of Forest and Rangeland Stewardship at Colorado State University. [...]
Official translation of the new “Law for Protection of Mongolia’s Cultural Heritage” and the associated official application form
By Dr. Ann M. Altman, Hamden, CT (firstname.lastname@example.org) In May 2014, the Mongolian government passed a law designed to protect Mongolia’s cultural heritage. The purpose of the law is outlined in the first paragraph, as follows: “The purpose of the law is to regulate relations pertaining to investigation, registration, research, classification, assessment, preservation, protection, restoration, recreation, [...]
The U.S. embassy is seeking an American (preferably someone with teaching or project design/lead background) to serve as the coordinator for an interesting initiative. This initiative aims to promote public service to university students through a training and a project pitch competition. We hope to create the first-ever model curriculum for creating and carrying out [...]