All reindeer pastures lead to Aoluguya
July 25, 2013, Aoluguya, Inner Mongolia, China –The 5th World Reindeer Herders’ Congress has begun!Reindeer herders from across the circumpolar Arctic, Mongolia and China have gathered in Aoluguya, Inner Mongolia – for what is the 5th World Reindeer Herders’ Congress.
Friday 26 Jul 2013
First videos of the Snowy Owl Talks released
The first videos of a series of short lectures on specific topics and ideas about the North has been released. These videos are an initiative of UArctic, and GRID-Arendal is responsible for the recording and production of these videos.
Tuesday 16 Jul 2013
Reindeer herders join in celebrations to mark World Environment Day
June 3, 2013, Ulaan Bataar, Mongolia– During the World Environment Day celebrations – hosted this year by the Government of Mongolia - the Nomadic Herders’ project has held a seminar/workshop on Monday 3rd June entitled “The Future for Reindeer Husbandry and Conservation in Mongolia’s Biodiversity Hotspot”.
Tuesday 04 Jun 2013
HICAP Grant Programme for Journalists
A number of grants will be awarded to Journalists reporting on climate change and other drivers of change in the Hindu Kush Himalayan region. Deadline for applications is 25 June 2013.
Monday 03 Jun 2013
GRID-Arendal in Georgia to attend regional meeting
May 29 to 31, 2013, Tbilisi, Georgia - Members of GRID-Arendal and UNEP traveled to Georgia to participate in a regional meeting and discuss the development of a scientific network in the Caucasus mountain region.
Friday 31 May 2013
Arctic Biodiversity Assessment released
May 15, 2013, Kiruna, Sweden - The Conservation of Arctic Flora and Faunahas presented the "Arctic Biodiversity Assessment"to the Foreign Ministers of the Arctic Council countries at the Arctic Council Ministerial.
Wednesday 15 May 2013
Nomadic Herders on tour, meeting partners and Officials of the Sakha Republic
February 17, 2013, Yakutsk, Sakha Republic, Russia- Following on from a preparatory visit by Mikhael Pogodaev and Anna Degteva in late December 2012, the Nomadic Herders’ team has been working hard last week to consult with the various Ministries of the Government of Sakha (Yakutia), during the CAFF Biennial meetings held 11 – 15 February 2013. They also had the chance to meet with various experts on land degradation and biodiversity conservation within the North-East Federal University.
Wednesday 27 Feb 2013