Environment Minister discusses cooperation with Director of KfW Office Ulaanbaatar

2021-03-01 12:42:40

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On February 26, Minister of Environment and Tourism N.Urtnasan had a meeting with Director of KfW (German Credit Institute for Reconstruction) Office in Ulaanbaatar Michael Sumser-Hellstern to discuss joint projects and programs and issues to address in the future.

Emphasizing that Mongolia and Germany have been cooperating in environment, especially forest and protected area management and climate change, for years, Minister N.Urtnasan undertook to further put focus on the effectiveness of projects and programs and environmental conservation.

Mr. Michael Sumser-Hellstern said, as part of the Biodiversity and Adaptation to Climate Change project, efforts are being made to safeguard the environment, especially special protected areas in Mongolia through aid totaling USD 39 million and called for more attention to the implementation of the project.

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