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Ger Magazine: Youth Issue

Editor-in-Chief: David South

Logo Design: P. Davaa-Ochir

 

Ger Magazine was launched on September 9, 1998 (Ger is the Mongolian word for both the traditional tent dwelling and home). The theme of youth in the transition was explored by a combined team of Mongolian and foreign journalists. The Ger Magazine project had basically three goals: first, raise the quality of journalism in the country, secondly, introduce the country to a wider global audience and, by being the country’s first online magazine, prove the internet was an effective way to communicate. Stories tackled the struggle to find work in the free market, the booming pop music scene and how it is leading the way in business entrepreneurship, reproductive health, the basics on Mongolian culture, and vox pop views from Mongolian youth.

 

Read the Wikipedia entry here: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ger_magazine

 

Read more about my past and current work here: www.davidsouthconsulting.com

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Taken on February 1, 2009