Navchaa Tugjamba, mentee in the 2019 Energy-Minerals Resources program in NSW (Macquarie University)

Navchaa Tugjamba is a PhD student in the Department of Geography and Planning at Macquarie University, Australia.

Her research study aims to examine the applicability of ecosystem services approach to support climate change adaption at a local scale, in case of Mongolia. Her research interests include the integration of ecosystem services into environmental management; traditional ecological knowledge: nomadic herders’ adaptation knowledge and practice; environmental education.

She obtained her BSc and MSc in Geography from Mongolian State University of Education, and MSc in Environmental Sciences from UNESCO-IHE, The Netherlands.