Mongolia Update 2019: Cultural Heritage and the Economy

The Mongolian Plateau has been experiencing rapid cultural and environmental changes through a fluctuating market economy and extensive extraction of resources, particularly in Mongolia.

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Experts discuss Mongols at the edges of Mongolia

The Mongolia Institute hosted the Mongols at the Edges of Mongolia conference on Friday, 9 November 2018 at ANU.

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The decipherment of dead languages in China: the case of Kitan

Hosted by the ANU China Institute and the Australian Centre on China in the World

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Mongolia’s mighty military diplomacy

8 July 2017 Author: Frank Adam Negri, Alaska National Guard

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The Mongolia Institute

  • hosts and coordinates Mongolian Studies Open Conferences, Mongolia Updates and seminars;
  • publishes Mongolian Studies newsletters two to three times per year;
  • welcomes Visiting Fellows from across Australia and internationally from Japan, Germany, the United States, China and Europe;
  • supports postgraduate students with a strong focus on Mongolia and Mongolia related topics
  • a Mongolian Studies online forum.

Mongolian Studies

Mongolian architecture

There are four courses that specialise in Mongolian Studies at the ANU, including a popular intensive course that is held over two weeks during the summer semester break each year. Courses also include an extended language course, ‘The Mongol Empire in World History’ and ‘From Mongols to Manchus’.

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The image is focusing the Mongolia research

The Mongolia Institute prides itself on our broad range of research across Inner Asia. Our researchers explore Mongolia’s health and traditional medicine, water management, herding existence, political borders, hidden histories and even nuclear weapons disarmament. From archaeology to contemporary culture and politics, the Mongolia Institute’s projects take a holistic view of Mongolia and Mongolian peoples.

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MongolInk, a Resource development projects

ANU Students in Mongolia 2018. Post No. 4 ‘Echoes of Civilisations’
Monday, November 12, 2018 - 10:10

Echoes of Civilisations: Representing Mongolia’s Cultural History By Ruben Seaton Photo: Ruben...

ANU Students in Mongolia 2018, Post No. 3 ‘Eagle Hunting’
Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 17:09

Eagle Hunting: Marketization of Traditional Practice By Lucy Xu Photo: Christopher Michel (CC BY 2....

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