Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg


The 16th Conference of the International Association for Ladakh Studies (IALS) will be held from 17 to 20 April 2013.

Individual sessions will include the following topics:

  • Historical perspectives
  • History of Art and Architecture
  • Political Change in a Borderland Region
  • Contemporary Society and Cultural Change
  • Urban Development of Leh
  • Climate Change and Water Management

A half-day fieldtrip to Heidelberg and its surroundings was part of the conference programme. The IALS General Assembly meeting took place at the conference.

The full programme can be downloaded here.