Galdan


Basic information
Interviewee ID: 990363
Name: Galdan
Parent's name: Sürenhor
Ovog: Hiad
Sex: m
Year of Birth: 1948
Ethnicity: Halh

Additional Information
Education: elementary
Notes on education:
Work: herder
Belief: Buddhist
Born in: Saihan sum, Bulgan aimag
Lives in: Saihan sum (or part of UB), Bulgan aimag
Mother's profession: herder
Father's profession: herder


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Summary of Interview 090765B with Galdan


Privatization was conducted unfairly from the beginning and the people who privatized the winter and the spring camping places and the wells haven’t much made use of them but they just dismantled them and took them away.


At the beginning of the democratic process the herders feared a coup d’etat and grave disorder, a division of the nation into two and fighting between each other but democracy won peacefully.


In the socialist period many tests had to be overcome in order to join the party. If a herder became a party member, his responsibilities and commitments grew even more but not the salary or wages.