December 2021 year-end roundup

Here’s to 2022, but before we get there, we are pleased to take a look back at 2021. кликните сюда, читать по-русски Впереди 2022 год, но прежде чем мы войдем в Новый год давайте с удовольствием оглянемся на 2021 год. 请点击此处阅读中文版: 2022年即将到来,我们值此辞旧迎新之际共同回顾中亚考古景观(CAAL)项目组2021年的主要科研活动及学术成果。 Silk Road Seminar Series Beginning in January, Tim Williams, Pang Rui, and Dorian Fuller (jointly representing CAAL, the International Centre for Silk Roads Archaeology & Heritage, and the International Centre for Chinese Heritage and Archaeology) hosted a seminar series focusing on the larger Silk Roads. These Zoominars, well attended by… Read More

Central Asia at COP26

Links to information and social media for representing organisations at COP 26 (and a few other fun items of note) In advance of the COP 26 UN Climate Change Conference, we draw attention to several important Central Asian based organisations currently working on climate issues in the region. I have also included links to their social media, which as always, is the speediest way to keep up with the brilliant work and international initiatives undertaken by these specialists. Importantly, The Regional Environmental Centre for Central Asia (CAREC) is hosting a joint-Central Asian… Read More

Silk Road seminar: summaries and links

Tim Winter

What we see now is a ‘convergence between what is happening in the 21st century in geopolitics and diplomacy and international affairs converging with the ways in which the Silk Road narrative is expanding and the money that goes into doing Silk Road research..