The conference is organized jointly by Buryat State University, the Baikal Institute of Nature Management, the Buryat State Academy of Agriculture named after V. Philippov and the Association of indigenous peoples of the Northern Buryatia.
Featuring both plenary sessions and session reports, the conference will look at the problem of interaction of nomad ethnoses and environment and the importance of preserving ethnic integrity and cultural-economic peculiarity of nomad ethnos as well as their experience of rational nature management.   
For more information and the details on how to register see the full conference announcement here or contact Svetlana Holboeva, Secretary of the conference by email at or Namzalov Bimba, Chairman of the conference, at