The Mountain Societies Research Institute (MSRI) of the Graduate School of Development at the University of Central Asia (UCA) is pleased to announce a call for participation in a regional conference on “The Art of Neighborhoods: Border Dynamics, Natural Resources, and Mobility in Central Asia,” to be held on February 5th 2020 in Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan).

To register, email [email protected] indicating your name and organisation by January 25th 2020. Learn more at:

About the Conference
The conference is designed to provide a platform for broad expert discussions focusing on the issues addressed in thematic panels:
• Natural resource management in the context of neighborhood practices transformation.
• Mobility, communications, and economic dynamics of border areas.

The conference is organised as part of the “Improving Stability and Better Natural Resource Management in Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan” project supported by UK Aid.