GSPP Research Seminar on Policies for Sustainable Mountain Development in Central Asia


Dr Dietrich Schmidt-Vogt, Honorary Professor at the Faculty of Environment and Natural Resources, Freiburg University, Germany and Distinguished Adjunct Professor at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand delivered a presentation on “Policies for Sustainable Mountain Development in Central Asia: learning lessons from South – East Asia” on 11 September 2018 at Nazarbayev University.

Dr Dietrich Schmidt-Vogt in his presentation described his experience from South – East Asia and concluded that policies for sustainable and integrated mountain development should be formulated before the pace of development overtakes the pace of policy making.

Short introduction video