Descendant of the Wolves: Mongolia

Impact: Stories of Asia
S1:Ep824 mins2010

Desertification and death of livestock due to climate change has resulted in a huge increase of families suffering from poverty. This episode looks at how a social enterprise is providing jobs and reviving Mongolian handicrafts in the capital city Ulaanbaatar.

It also looks at how eco-tourism is providing alternative sources of income to rural herder families that are no longer able to count on old ways of making a living as climate change and overgrazing brings irreversible damage on Mongolian land.

Video Language: English