Head of the Cabinet Secretariat takes part in Open Government Partnership’s regional meeting

2018-11-07 16:44:34

Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/ G.Zandanshatar, Head of the Cabinet Secretariat, took part in the Open Government Partnership (OGP) Asia-Pacific Regional Meeting 2018, held in Seoul, the Republic of Korea on November 5-6.

Alongside his attendance in the Ministerial Roundtable ‘Building a people powered open government movement’, G. Zandanshatar held a meeting with Mr. Sanjay Pradhan, CEO, Open Government Partnership. At the meeting, Mr. Zandanshatar spoke about Mongolia’s policy, objective, measures and national action plan for strengthening open governance.  In turn, Mr. Sanjay Pradhan emphasized that Mongolia is leading not only at the regional level but also international level with its active participation in OGP activities.

The OGP Asia-Pacific Regional Meeting 2018 which was held under the theme ‘Promoting democracy, improving governance and renewing trust’ brought together over 500 representatives from governments, civil society and international development partners of the region.

The event gave the participants a great opportunity to share experiences and explore a path towards open government under the themes of promoting participatory democracy, improving governance for a better life for all, and renewing public trust through government innovation.