Winter Greenhouse Granted to Support Employment

2023-05-04 13:26:47

Ulaanbaatar, May 4, 2023 /MONTSAME/. The Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA) has handed over a winter greenhouse covering an area of 300 square meters to the SME Support Center in Bayangol district. This greenhouse has been designed to accommodate four seasons, featuring an automatic closing system and an irrigation system, with the aim of substituting imported products in Mongolia, delivering fresh fruits and vegetables to citizens, and supporting employment of low-income women.

 During the opening ceremony of the greenhouse, Dr. Ali Özgün Öztürk, the Head of TIKA's Department for Central Asia and the Caucasus, emphasized that he is happy to share the know-hows of Turkish Agricultural Industry with Mongolians.

Mr. Sumiyabaatar, the Governor of Bayangol district of the capital city, who was present at the event, remarked that this greenhouse established by TIKA would be utilized for planting seedlings as part of the "One Billion Trees" National Campaign, initiated by  President of Mongolia.

Furthermore, he declared his intention to arrange training sessions for the residents of the district, with the aim of providing them with farming support. Additionally, he stated that the profits generated from the cultivation of vegetables and fruits within the greenhouses would aid small and midsize enterprises.


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