The Institute of Geography and Geoecology (IGG) of the Mongolian Academy of Sciences (MAS)...
... is one of the oldest and traditional scientific research organisations in Mongolia in the field of competencies in environmental sciences, climate change, landscape development, human geography and socio-economic research.
It belongs to our duties to organise annual expeditions in remote areas in order to control our research stations in the Gobi desert or in the Altai-Sayan Mountains.
Experts of the Institute lead this expeditions with an outstanding knowledge of the country and the nomadic local people. It is our duty to involve local communities into our research work, because this is the best warranty