Event Title

Natural Resource Development in Mongolia: The Impacts on Culture, Environment and Government

Location

Wilson Library 164F

Start Date

5-5-2015 7:00 PM

End Date

5-5-2015 9:00 PM

Description

Since the mid-2000s the Mongolian economy has boomed, fueled by the development of the coal, copper and gold mining industries. This session will examine the impact the natural resource boom over the last decade has had on Mongolia’s political system and government, the natural environment, and tangible and intangible cultural heritage. Lecturer: Dr. Charles Krusekopf, Executive Director, American Center for Mongolian Studies, Director and Associate Professor, Royal Roads University School of Business, Victoria, BC

Language

English

Format

video/mp4

Subjects - Topical (LCSH)

Mongolia--Politics and government--1992-; Mongolia--Economic conditions; Natural resources--Mongolia

Geographic Coverage

Mongolia

Genre/Form

Lectures

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May 5th, 7:00 PM May 5th, 9:00 PM

Natural Resource Development in Mongolia: The Impacts on Culture, Environment and Government

Wilson Library 164F

Since the mid-2000s the Mongolian economy has boomed, fueled by the development of the coal, copper and gold mining industries. This session will examine the impact the natural resource boom over the last decade has had on Mongolia’s political system and government, the natural environment, and tangible and intangible cultural heritage. Lecturer: Dr. Charles Krusekopf, Executive Director, American Center for Mongolian Studies, Director and Associate Professor, Royal Roads University School of Business, Victoria, BC