Galsantseren, Director of Community Based Tourism Network (CBTN), willpresent a talk entitled "Conservation Activities of the Community Based Tourism Network NGO"on *Thursday, January 8, 2009.*
The talk will explain how local people earn additional income, besides the living made from herding, and the activities that CBTN undertake to protect the natural environment with herders' involvement.
Biobeers is held on the first Thursday of every month at Sweet Cafe(located behind the Information and Technological National Park andnext to the Admon Printing Company, west of Internom BookstoreBuilding). People are requested to arrive after 6pm, in time for thetalk to start at 6.30.
Biobeers is a monthly gathering of government and NGO staff,biologists, researchers, and other professionals interested inconservation. Each month, Biobeers sponsors a half-hour presentationon a topic relevant to Mongolian conservation, followed by an informalgathering to discuss activities and issues of interest. Biobeers is anopportunity to find out what is happening in the field of conservationin Mongolia, talk informally to other researchers and peers in yourfield, and share information about issues critical to the environmentand people of Mongolia.
Biobeers is organised by the Zoological Society of London's SteppeForward Programme and sponsored by the Wildlife Conservation Society.At Biobeers the beer is on us!