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Reviews | Wild East: The New Mongolia

Jill Lawless is a Correspondent with The Associated Press based in London, UK. In 2000, her first book – Wild East: Travels in the New Mongolia – was published by ECW Press. Click through the site to read more about Jill and her book, Wild East: Travels in the New Mongolia. “One of the top 10 Canadian travel books of 2000.” The Globe and […]

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Citing Wild East: The New Mongolia

Books and papers citing Wild East: Travels in the New Mongolia (ECW Press): The Adrenaline Junkie’s Bucket List: 100 Extreme Outdoor Adventures to Do Before You Die by Christopher Van Tilburg, St. Martin’s Publishing Group, 2013 Beyond Backpacker Tourism: Mobilities and Experiences, Channel View Publications, 2010 Curbing Corruption in Asia: A Comparative Study of Six Countries by Jon S. T. Quah, […]

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Mongolia Update 1998

Editor and Writer: David South Researcher: G. Enkhtungalug Layout: U. Byambajargal Publisher: UNDP Mongolia Communications Office Published: 1998 Mongolia Update is an unofficial publication of UNDP and documents key trends and events of 1998 Mongolia Update 1998 detailed how the country was coping with its hyperinflation and the Asian economic crisis. The mission simultaneously had to deal with the […]

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African Afro Beats Leads New Music Wave to Europe

By David South, Development Challenges, South-South Solutions SOUTH-SOUTH CASE STUDY A surge in interest in African music in Britain is creating new economic opportunities for the continent’s musicians. The new sound heating up the U.K. music scene is “Afro Beats” – a high energy hybrid that mixes Western rap influences with Ghanaian and Nigerian popular music. […]