Open conference on Mongol studies held in Australia

Society | Education
2015-11-04 18:56:17

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The third Open Conference on Mongol Studies was held on Tuesday at the Australian National University (ANU), the Embassy of Mongolia in Australia has reported.

Keynote speeches were given by Igor De Rachewilz, an emeritus professor at the ANU; and Prof. D.Zayabaatar, the scientific secretary of the National Council for Mongol studies.

The conference was organized by the Mongolia Institute, which was founded in 2011; and is one of four country-study institutes within the ANU, others being the Japan Institute, China Institute and Korea Institute.

Since 2011, the Mongolia Institute annually organizes the Open Conference on Mongolian Studies as well as the Mongolia update conferences.