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AKHP Public Lecture, Almaty: Sustainable Development of Tourism in the Republic of Kazakhstan: Global and Local Contexts
CHHU Public Lecture, Naryn: An Ethnography of Naryn River Life: When and How Does the River Matter in Naryn Province?
Thе lecture will draw on ethnographic fieldwork, archival work and media analyses between 2014 and 2018 on attitudes towards crucial water bodies in Central Asia such as the Syr-Darya river and holy lake Issyk-Kul. With head water glaciers melting and attempts to build new dams at a number of sites, water politics not only reflect relationships between riparian neighbor states, but also attitudes among riparian residents with different livelihoods and dependencies on rivers and lakes.
History of Airlines in the Pamirs: Geographic Isolation and Ways Out
AKHP Public Lecture, Bishkek: Different Journalism in Kali Yuga Era
The lecturer will encourage us to think about pending issues and complex challenges that the current age puts forward in contemporary journalism. The politicization of media and manipulation of mass communication have cast doubts on its very foundation – freedom of speech and ethics code of journalists. The growing disparity between traditional and social media and the normalization of “fake news” puts journalists and the thinking public in a difficult situation. There are no universal solutions, and each journalist has to make his or her own choice. The lecture is aimed at representatives from the media and the general public.
AKHP Public Lecture, Dushanbe: Formation of Personality Through Music: Simple Conversations and Complex Subjects
IPPA Public Lecture, Tashkent: Child-Friendly Urban Development
The lecture aims to discuss newly defined Child Rights and Urban Planning principles, to put forward concepts and instruments that allow urban stakeholders to engage in evidence-based decision making for the development of sustainable cities where children live in healthy, safe, inclusive, green and prosperous communities.
UCA Public Lecture, Khorog: The Psychology of Happiness and Well-being
AKHP Public Lecture, Khorog: Youth and Unemployment: Challenges and Solutions
MSRI Public Lecture, Bishkek: Household Food Security and Shock Responses in the Rural Southern Kyrgyz Highlands
Household food security has been measured using economic, experiential, and consumptive measures. In addition, there is a large scholastic body of literature that examines the effects of agricultural, economic, and environmental shocks on vulnerable communities. This lecture embarks on a targeted analysis of household food security and the implications of agricultural, economic, and environmental shocks on food security in rural Kyrgyzstan.
IPPA Public Lecture April 29th, Bishkek: Attitude Changing Campaigns in Different Cultural Environments
The presentation will examine how solid preparatory research helps us understand communication and decision-making patterns; how re-enacting these patterns will guide the campaigners to the most efficient communication tools; and how appealing to the interests and values of the target audience can help shake up deep rooted beliefs and behaviors, and induce attitude change in a society.