Ulaanbaatar's sprawling ger-districts have given the city the oft-used moniker 'Nomad City' or 'Tent City' as thousands of Mongolians simply pitch their gers in an urban settings. Life in the ger districts is is far from plush. But for some, it is a far more desirable lifestyle and a choice over living in boxed up apartments. And also, a much more sustainable way of life provided a few adaptations are made.
Begzsuren, who prefers to be called Begz, is a librarian and IT enthusiast and he shares his view on the bare necessities of living in a ger, problems with the ger districts and what's needed to make the ger the most natural and sustainable way of living for urban Mongolians.