Building flood protection facilities and improving latrines in flood prone ger district areas
The community groups are also forming khoroo-level resident councils at the targeted Sukhbaatar, Songinokhairkhan and Bayanzurkh district areas, and created NGOs and registered as legal entities such as Residents of Tsegeen Khairkhan, Collective Achievement, Oichid Development NGO.
UN Secretary-General pays tribute to Mongolia's commitment to being a nuclear-free zone and calls on countries to follow suit
Mr. Guterres highlighted that Mongolia is a valued UN partner, “a symbol of peace” and an increasingly important contributor to the work of the Organization.
Foreign Minister meets young scholars of Mongolian studies
This year’s summer school attracts 30 young scholars from 17 universities in 11 countries such as Russia, Mozambique, Taiwan, Germany, the Czech Republic, Poland, Turkey, China, Japan, Laos, and the United States.
U.S. Army Civil Affairs Team supports livestock health
A veterinarian from the Mongolian Institute for Veterinary Medicine led classes on good veterinary practices to maintain livestock health, identifying and treating common animal diseases, and Mongolian veterinary laws.
Grid energy storage to be put into operation before 2023 winter peak
13 measures and 22 development projects are planned to be implemented in phases as part of the implementation of the Energy Recovery, reflected in the New Recovery Policy. In this context, the construction work of the project ‘Grid energy storage’ is commencing today.
Health Minister meets UNFPA Head of Office in Mongolia
Both leaderships of UNFPA and the Ministry of Health expressed their full commitment to continuous partnership in the UNFPA’s next country programme in improving maternal and sexual and reproductive health in the country.
30 peer educators for persons with disabilities trained
The trainers from five target areas of the project received ‘Trainer Certificate’ and began their next work of peer counseling to prevent and respond to domestic violence against persons with disabilities through the Support Group.
Meeting held with representatives of Holt International
On August 2, Deputy Minister of Labor and Social Protection S.Zulpkhar received the representatives of Holt International.
Project to develop sustainable tourism being implemented in three aimags
Within the framework of the ‘Sustainable Tourism Development Project’ being implemented by ADB, a solid waste landfill facility is being built in Khanh and Khatgal soum of Khuvsgul province.
Cultural education and services to be provided equally to children with disabilities
During this 3-month program, numerous activities will be organized, including cognitive tours and nature training to become acquainted with Mongolian nomadic way of life, training for developing children with special needs through culture and arts and others
New World Bank Country Director for China, Mongolia and Korea
Based in Beijing, Ms. Warwick leads a team that is managing an evolving partnership with China, a growing program of support to Mongolia, and a deepening knowledge partnership with Korea focused on innovation and technology.
COVID-19 vaccine starts being administered to children aged 5-11
In Mongolia, the vaccine against COVID-19 has started being administered to children aged between 5 and 11 years old from today, August 1, on a voluntary basis.
A protocol for ‘Accelerating the progress towards the elimination of preventable maternal and perinatal mortality’ project signed
The Government of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg has supported the Telemedicine for Maternal and Child Health Project in Mongolia for 12 years since 2007.
Crucial IT and medical furniture equipment handed over to National Center for Mental Health
The equipment will be distributed to psychological counselling units in nine District Health Centers in Ulaanbaatar.
Ambassador of India visits national gas distribution company
The Ambassador informed the first phase of the oil refinery construction is progressing at 65 percent and bids for 2nd and 3rd phase projects have been announced, as well as negotiations for 4th phase have commenced.
Ambassador to Switzerland meets IATA Senior VP
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to the Swiss Confederation D.Gerelmaa had a meeting with Senior Vice President and Deputy Director General of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) Mr. Conrad Clifford on July 17, 2022.
Luxembourg’s Minister becomes acquainted with local health institutes
Within the framework of the maternal and newborn health project, which began in 2008, a total of MNT358.5 million worth diagnostic and treatment equipment has been installed in the aimag
L.Mijiddorj: To get into Harvard, you do not necessarily need to graduate from best schools in the world.
Economist at the Monetary Policy Committee, the Bank of Mongolia, L. Mijiddorj gave an interview. He graduated from the 'Baigal-Ekh' high school of the National University of Mongolia (NUM).
Mongolia's wool and cashmere industry development presented at the 'Premiere Vision Paris' exhibition
Visitors to the Mongolian exhibition booth were very interested in the national standards MNS 6891:2020 “Responsible Nomads”, MNS 6926:2021 "Guidelines for Sustainable Textile Production",
“Mongolia is on the same level as developed countries for its development of IT and communications sector”
“InvesCore’s achievements will serve as a stepping stone for many more Mongolian companies to enter the foreign market”
B.Turmunkh: I illustrated 60 pieces for the updated version of ‘The Secret History of Mongols’