International Think Tank for LLDC and UNITAR sign MOU
Officials of the Office of the UN High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island Developing States, and Permanent Representatives of the LLDS in Geneva attended the ceremony.
First batch of pediatric doses of Pfizer vaccine arrived in Mongolia
Nearly 90 percent of vaccines used for booster immunization purposes were Pfizer vaccines procured by UNICEF Mongolia.
Hollywood-Mongolia joint project team receives first funding
The Hollywood-Mongolia joint ‘Godsend’ film project team has announced that it has received the first funding.
Mongolia’s first woman General on expanding women’s presence and leadership in peacekeeping
Every day, United Nations peacekeepers work to protect hundreds of thousands of vulnerable people in the world’s most fragile political and security situations. Civilian and uniformed personnel in peacekeeping missions support ceasefires, prevent and respond to violence, investigate human rights violations and abuses, and help build peace, recovery, and development in many conflict-affected countries. As Mongolia marks its 20 years of UN peacekeeping deployment by hosting an international conference on women in peacekeeping from 16th to 18th June 2022, we spoke to the country’s first woman General who is also a former Blue helmet.
National launch event of Business and Human Rights Global Project held
B+HR Global Project is being implemented in 18 countries including Mongolia and it aims to build capacity of businesses and their supply chains in conducting human rights due diligence reflected in the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights.
Investment talks held with the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation
The virtual meeting was attended by over 30 representatives from more than 10 public and private sectors of Mongolia and the United States.
Artist B.Amarsaikhan becomes Cultural Envoy of Mongolia
B.Amarsaikhan has been contributing to the development of modern film and culture industry in Mongolia, becoming a bridge for Mongolian artists to the world stage and promoting the native country abroad.
National enterprises support President’s initiative to reduce alcohol strength
The company produces and supplies a total of 344 types of alcohol, water and soft drinks, milk and dairy products to domestic and foreign markets.
‘Bakula Rinpoche’ postage stamp unveiled
The first day of issue of the ‘Bakula Rinpoche’ postage stamp took place at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs today.
UNDP’s 2022 civil society engagement programme launched
UNDP works with governments, civil society and business organizations to ensure equal and meaningful participation of all stakeholders towards the achievement of the SDGS.
Japanese Ambassador H.Kobayashi presents 2022 Honorary Certificate
A ceremony took place on June 10 to present an Honorary Certificate of the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Mongolia to individuals, who have made valuable contribution to the further development of relations between Mongolian and Japan.
A total of 2800 children to be provided with counseling services
A joint team from the Authority for family, child and youth development, the General Police Department, the National Center for Public Health, the Specialized Inspection Agency and the Emergency Management Agency provided information under the topic ‘Child First’ preventive measure for protection of children.
Holy Relics of Buddha arrived in Mongolia for public exposition
Four Holy Relics of Lord Buddha also known as ‘Kapilvastu relics’ arrived in Mongolia on June 13 as part of celebrations of Mongolia’s Buddha Purnima, which falls on June 14.
Ulaanbaatar Sustainable Urban Transport Project to be implemented in five years to reduce traffic congestion
Capital City Road and Transport Projects Manager B.Odsuren exchanged views with some representatives on the Ulaanbaatar Sustainable Urban Transport Project being implemented in the capital city.
Heavy duty machinery training workshop opens at Dornod Polytechnic College
The workshop is a result of collective efforts of DPC its partner companies and cTVET project. The director of Nainga LLC, head of professional board at DPC shared his perspective on the workshop, on behalf of partner companies “The workshop opens great potential to our province, where big mining projects are in place. These projects need highly skilled workers, HDM repair service. Our company employs 9 HDMM graduates.”
Cooperation agreement signed with civil society organizations
The officials from the U.S. Embassy, Family, child, youth development agency, the City Governor`s Office, Metropolitan`s Family, child, youth development department and the districts` Governor` office and Family, child, youth development departments attended the signing ceremony.
Workshop held on ‘Improving the Export of Mongolian Cosmetics Products to the EU’
A total of nine trainings and workshops will be organized this year as part of the EU-funded ‘Trade Related Assistance for Mongolia (TRAM) Project being co-implemented by the Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the ‘Mongolian Export Cluster Network’ NGO.
E-Hub launched in Darkhan-Uul Province to support youth development
Through partnership, UNFPA and Unitel LLC are working to increase access to youth-friendly online information and knowledge through the establishment of the E-Hub in Darkhan-Uul province. The E-Hub will provide a comfortable learning environment and access to e-books and other e-knowledge services for youth in Darkhan-Uul Province.
Umnugobi aimag’s students visit France
A total of seven students of 6th, 7th, 8th and 9th grades from Bulgan secondary school participated in the exchange programme, attending different social, sport and educational activities, taking classes together with their French peers, making local tours, and living in a French host family.