IAAC Deputy Commissioner General attends intersessional meeting
The IAAC intensified the recovery of stolen assets from foreign countries and in 2021 recovered more than MNT 20 billion in damages caused by crimes committed through offshore zones, and in 2022 recovered MNT 4,3 billion from bank accounts of offshore companies.
ADB expresses readiness to jointly implement technical assistance projects
Also, the Asian Development Bank expressed its readiness to jointly implement technical assistance projects for strengthening the capacity of the Ministry of Economy and Development.
‘Women and the Mine of the Future’ Mongolia country report published
Containing a lot of important numerical data that has not been seen before, the study report will be presented and distributed during the ‘Mining Week-202’" event to be held in September.
Supporting young people as drivers of change is in the core of UNICEF’s Programme in Mongolia
In its new CPD, UNICEF in Mongolia addresses the specific environmental rights of children given the major threats caused to children by climate change, environmental degradation, and air pollution as well as educational gaps faced due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
UNICEF donates low-cost air quality monitoring devices
UNICEF Representative handed over low-cost air quality monitoring devices to be installed in kindergartens in Songinokhairkhan and Bayanzurkh districts.
Preparation of International Mining and Resources Conference discussed
This year’s Conference will be attended by representatives from 30 countries at the ministerial level and more than 8000 guests and delegates in total.
Honorary Consuls of Mongolia in Estonia and Nordic countries convene
The 5th meeting of the Honorary Consuls of Mongolia in Estonia and the Nordic countries was held in Stockholm, Sweden on August 24.
Eagle Festival-2022 to be organized in October
The Eagle Festival-2022 will be organized on October 1-2 in Bugat soum of Bayan-Ulgii aimag by the Mongolian Eagle Hunters’ Association in collaboration with the Ministry of Environment and Tourism, the Governor’s Office of Bayan-Ulgii aimag, and the aimag’s Department of Environment and Tourism.
National forum on increasing women’s participation taking place
Under the auspices of the President of Mongolia, the national forum, ‘Increasing the participation of women in economic development’ is being organized at the State Palace, involving over 800 representatives from the capital, 21 aimags, civil society, the private sector, and international organizations.
Steering committee meeting of ‘Cooperative Technical and Vocational Education and Training’ held
The cTVET project supports the selected TVET institutions to evolve into specialized, multi-functional capacity development centres /CDC/, establishment of TVET teacher pre and in-service training system and advise on creating regulatory framework for CDC quality management, financing mechanism.
Technical recommendation for COVID-19 response provided to provincial health departments
Updated briefings on the current situation of COVID-19 outbreak, and technical recommendations for COVID-19 response and preparedness, COVID-19 vaccination and PCR diagnosis of COVID-19 were provided by the joint team.
Education Minister meets UNFPA Head of Office
On August 19, Minister of Education and Science L.Enkh-Amgalan received UNFPA Head of Office in Mongolia Dr. Khalid Sharifi.
Minister of Culture receives FAO Resident Representative
Minister of Culture Ch.Nomin received today Resident Representative of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Mr. Vinod Ahuja.
Research conference on Mongolia-Australia relations organized
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Mongolian Institute at the Australian National University and School of International Relations and Public Administration of the National University of Mongolia organized a research conference themed, ‘Mongolia-Australia Diplomatic Relations 50’ in collaboration with the Embassy of Mongolia in Australia and the Australian Embassy in Mongolia.
Possibility of implementing SolarCity and Hyperloop projects in Mongolia discussed
During the meeting, in addition to the Starlink project, Elon Musk's renewable energy projects, SolarCity and Hyperloop, were discussed.
MOU signed with Korean National Science Museum
A Memorandum of Understanding on cooperation was established between the National Museum of Mongolia and the National Science Museum of the Republic of Korea.
Transport Minister meets Russian Railways delegation
On August 17, Minister of Road and Transport Development L.Khaltar met with a delegation led by Sergey Pavlov, the First Deputy General Director of Russian Railways JSC and Chairman of the General Committee of the Ulaanbaatar Railways JSC.
Deputy Education Minister receives Daejeon city Education Division Head
Deputy Minister of Education and Science G.Ganbayar received the delegation led by Head of the Education Division of the Daejeon city of the Republic of Korea Sol Dong-ho.
Special model based on Singapore's experience to be implemented in ger area redevelopment
Prime Minister of Mongolia L.Oyun-Erdene, Governor of the Capital City and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar D.Sumiyabazar along with related authorities worked in the locations of ger area redevelopment that is being implemented in Ulaanbaatar. According to the results of the first half of 2022, 20,536 households in 19 locations have been involved in ger area redevelopment.