Supporting young people as drivers of change is in the core of UNICEF’s Programme in Mongolia
In its new CPD, UNICEF in Mongolia addresses the specific environmental rights of children given the major threats caused to children by climate change, environmental degradation, and air pollution as well as educational gaps faced due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
UNICEF donates low-cost air quality monitoring devices
UNICEF Representative handed over low-cost air quality monitoring devices to be installed in kindergartens in Songinokhairkhan and Bayanzurkh districts.
Preparation of International Mining and Resources Conference discussed
This year’s Conference will be attended by representatives from 30 countries at the ministerial level and more than 8000 guests and delegates in total.
Honorary Consuls of Mongolia in Estonia and Nordic countries convene
The 5th meeting of the Honorary Consuls of Mongolia in Estonia and the Nordic countries was held in Stockholm, Sweden on August 24.
Eagle Festival-2022 to be organized in October
The Eagle Festival-2022 will be organized on October 1-2 in Bugat soum of Bayan-Ulgii aimag by the Mongolian Eagle Hunters’ Association in collaboration with the Ministry of Environment and Tourism, the Governor’s Office of Bayan-Ulgii aimag, and the aimag’s Department of Environment and Tourism.
National forum on increasing women’s participation taking place
Under the auspices of the President of Mongolia, the national forum, ‘Increasing the participation of women in economic development’ is being organized at the State Palace, involving over 800 representatives from the capital, 21 aimags, civil society, the private sector, and international organizations.
Steering committee meeting of ‘Cooperative Technical and Vocational Education and Training’ held
The cTVET project supports the selected TVET institutions to evolve into specialized, multi-functional capacity development centres /CDC/, establishment of TVET teacher pre and in-service training system and advise on creating regulatory framework for CDC quality management, financing mechanism.
Technical recommendation for COVID-19 response provided to provincial health departments
Updated briefings on the current situation of COVID-19 outbreak, and technical recommendations for COVID-19 response and preparedness, COVID-19 vaccination and PCR diagnosis of COVID-19 were provided by the joint team.
Education Minister meets UNFPA Head of Office
On August 19, Minister of Education and Science L.Enkh-Amgalan received UNFPA Head of Office in Mongolia Dr. Khalid Sharifi.
Minister of Culture receives FAO Resident Representative
Minister of Culture Ch.Nomin received today Resident Representative of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Mr. Vinod Ahuja.
Research conference on Mongolia-Australia relations organized
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Mongolian Institute at the Australian National University and School of International Relations and Public Administration of the National University of Mongolia organized a research conference themed, ‘Mongolia-Australia Diplomatic Relations 50’ in collaboration with the Embassy of Mongolia in Australia and the Australian Embassy in Mongolia.
Possibility of implementing SolarCity and Hyperloop projects in Mongolia discussed
During the meeting, in addition to the Starlink project, Elon Musk's renewable energy projects, SolarCity and Hyperloop, were discussed.
MOU signed with Korean National Science Museum
A Memorandum of Understanding on cooperation was established between the National Museum of Mongolia and the National Science Museum of the Republic of Korea.
Transport Minister meets Russian Railways delegation
On August 17, Minister of Road and Transport Development L.Khaltar met with a delegation led by Sergey Pavlov, the First Deputy General Director of Russian Railways JSC and Chairman of the General Committee of the Ulaanbaatar Railways JSC.
Deputy Education Minister receives Daejeon city Education Division Head
Deputy Minister of Education and Science G.Ganbayar received the delegation led by Head of the Education Division of the Daejeon city of the Republic of Korea Sol Dong-ho.
Special model based on Singapore's experience to be implemented in ger area redevelopment
Prime Minister of Mongolia L.Oyun-Erdene, Governor of the Capital City and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar D.Sumiyabazar along with related authorities worked in the locations of ger area redevelopment that is being implemented in Ulaanbaatar. According to the results of the first half of 2022, 20,536 households in 19 locations have been involved in ger area redevelopment.
NASA to support training of Mongolian specialists in space research
The officials of the Ministry of Digital Development and Communications of Mongolia held a virtual meeting with the officials of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).
Chairman of City Council receives Mayor of Sakarya
During the meeting, J. Batbayasgalan emphasized the successful development of bilateral relations in the fields of culture and education. He also noted that not only cooperation between government organizations, but also people-to-people ties become a bridge to strengthen relations.
UN Mongolia to organize SDG Open Day in September
The 17 Sustainable Development Goals and 169 targets, signed onto by leaders around the world including Mongolia, represent aspirations to end poverty and hunger, protect the planet, promote justice, eliminate disparities and inequalities, and bring prosperity by 2030. Mongolia is one of the early adopters of the SDGs. In line with these global goals, the Parliament of Mongolia adopted its Vision-2050, a strategic policy document on the country’s development priorities in the years to come.
Cooperation in space research to be developed with Russia
Within the framework of this cooperation, the parties will work together in the fields of research and use of space for peaceful purposes, training and launching the first female astronaut of Mongolia into space, and intensifying bilateral cooperation in the space research.