Mongolia: Herders Caught Between Cashmere and Climate Change

Batogoo Dorj is a nomad in southern Mongolia’s Bayankhongor Region who makes his living raising cashmere goats. Each spring, Dorj can shear about 300 grams of the valuable, downy wool from each of his 350 goats.

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Pearly Jacob is a freelance journalist based in Ulaanbaatar.

Mongolia: Herders Caught Between Cashmere and Climate Change

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