On April 11, a meeting at the Aigine CRC office with Professor Ruth Mace and her assistants Ishan Xie and Naerhulan Halimubieke from the Department of Anthropology, College of the University of London was held.

Professor Ruth Mace and her team welcome the study “Demography and Ecology of Gender-Biased Cultural Practices – Behavioral Ecology of Forced Marriages in Kyrgyzstan” to Kyrgyzstan.

The Aigine CRC team shared their views on project implementation, possible risks and challenges. The participants of the meeting discussed ways to complete the work on the project. Today the pilot field trip of the team took place.