Entries Tagged as 'Conferences'

Workshop – 1 November – Contemporary Kalmykia: Religion and Identity in a Russian Republic

October 24th, 2019 by anna.c

OPEN TO ALL Friday 1 November, 10.30 Mond Building Seminar Room Contemporary Kalmykia: Religion and Identity in a Russian Republic MIASU, CamCREES and the University of Arkansas will be jointly hosting this conference bringing together leading experts on the themes of identity and politics in the Russian republic of Kalmykia, a Buddhist practicing region located […]

MIASU Members Awarded the Highest National Honours of Mongolia

December 11th, 2018 by anna.c

  Drawing an end to the successful Cambridge Mongolia Seminar, Dr Uradyn Bulag and Mrs Libby Peachey were delighted to be presented with awards by H.E. Mr. Tulga Narkhuu, Ambassador of Mongolia, on behalf of the President of Mongolia. Dr Uradyn Bulag was awarded the ‘Order of Polar Star’ for his invaluable contribution in promoting […]

Second Onon Prize Awarded to Professor Charles Ramble

December 11th, 2018 by anna.c

On 5 December 2018, Professor Caroline Humphrey, on behalf of the MIASU, presented the second Onon Prize to Professor Charles Ramble for his outstanding contributions to Inner Asian Studies.    

Cambridge Mongolia Seminar – report

December 11th, 2018 by anna.c

On the 55th anniversary of UK-Mongolia diplomatic relations, The ‘Cambridge Mongolia Seminar’ was successfully organized by the Mongolia and Inner Asia Studies Unit in partnership with the Embassy of Mongolia to the United Kingdom. H.E. Mr. Tulga Narkhuu, Ambassador of Mongolia to the United Kingdom, opened the seminar and his speech highlighted the significance of the […]

MIASU at 30 years

October 19th, 2016 by admin

On 7th October 2016 MIASU held a conference: ‘Inner Asian Lineages and Future Horizons’ to celebrate 30 years since the Unit was founded in 1986 by Professor Caroline Humphrey and Professor Urgunge Onon. Dr David Sneath (Director) gave the welcome speech. Panels at the conference represented the Unit’s major themes: 1. Nationhood, Statecraft, and Inner […]