Mongolia

The King of the Gobi – Wild Camel Needs your Support for Conservation


WCPF urgently needs funds for the establishment of a second wild camel breeding centre as the breeding centre at Zakhyn Us in Mongolia has reached its capacity of 30 wild camels. It was started in 2004 with just eight wild camels and now has 35 even though 8 have been released into their natural habitat. In addition, 5 new wild camel calves were born this year and all are thriving.

The future of Mongolian nomadic lifestyle under debate! Same situation of other nomadic societies in the world


The report is self explainatory. The situation of other Nomadic societis is almost the same. Listen and download: Dr Caroline Upton talks on the issues facing Mongolian nomadic herdershttp://soundcloud.com/university-of-leicester/the-future-of-mongolian/s-aYEoy  Geographers from the University of Leicester are involved in research on pastoralism, environment and livelihoods at a critical juncture in decision […]