Mongolia and UN Hold Meeting of Joint Steering Committee

2024-04-01 11:21:56

Ulaanbaatar, April 1, 2024. /MONTSAME/. The Extended Meeting of the Joint Steering Committee of the Government of Mongolia and the United Nations (UN) was held on March 28, 2024, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia.


The meeting participants discussed the implementation of the Sustainable Development Cooperation Framework 2023-2027 for the year 2023, including achievements, challenges, the work plan for 2024, and future focus areas, expressing their positions on these matters.


In 2023, under the Mongolia-UN Sustainable Development Cooperation Framework, 158 projects and programs were implemented with funding of USD 51.5 million in the following three areas: 

-ensuring human development and well-being, 

-supporting green, inclusive, and sustainable growth, 

-upholding people-centered governance, the rule of law, and human rights. 


The members of the Joint Steering Committee discussed the priority areas in 2024 and proposals for jointly implementing projects and programs under the Sustainable Development Cooperation Framework. The members recommended that UN organizations should coordinate their operations and financial resources to implement projects and programs efficiently in line with the development policy and needs of Mongolia.

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