Views exchanged on cooperation opportunities between Uvurkhangai aimag and Australia

2021-09-23 17:04:18

Uvurkhangai /MONTSAME/. On September 23, Governor of Uvurkhangai aimag A.Ishdorj held a meeting with First Secretary at the Embassy of Australia in Mongolia David Preston.

During the meeting, the Australian Embassy’s First Secretary introduced the opportunity for local students and youth to be involved in the scholarship program implemented by the Government of Australia. Despite the restrictions that have been put in place due to the current pandemic situation, he noted the possibility for local youth to make their own contributions to the country’s development by being involved in the scholarship program. 

The sides also exchanged views on cooperation for livestock health, commodity production and its quality, pasture management, and tourism. As the 50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and Australia will be marked next year, the suggestion to implement works on agriculture will be put forth when planning various works to be carried out in the framework of marking the diplomatic anniversary, said Mr. David Preston.