Ewenki


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Synonyms for Ewenki

a member of the people inhabiting an area of northern Mongolia and eastern Siberia

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the Tungusic language of the Evenki in eastern Siberia

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When the research was conducted in 2006 and 2007, several factors were bringing dramatic changes to Ewenki society: a government project to bring broadcasting coverage to every corner of the nation; a subsidy programme for ethnic groups with a population lower than 100,000; and urbanisation and ecological development projects in regions of Inner Mongolia threatened by deforestation.
Local news was found to be the most popular programme among Ewenki viewers.
What turned Wong on to the need for conservation was an NGS expedition to study the Ewenki, a nomadic hunting tribe.
In fact, an indigenous tribal group that originated from Siberia called Ewenki are known to herd some of the reindeer population in those parts.
Nevertheless, because of the immense territory over which the Ewenki people are scattered, their dialects are still insufficiently explored, so any publication of recent records or of unedited archive materials may contribute to the knowledge of Tungus vocabulary, grammar, and traditions.