Children express their imagination of Mongolia through drawings
Children of the Republic of Buryatia of the Russian Federation has expressed their imaginations of Mongolia through drawings.
Training on reducing disaster risks takes place
In partnership with the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction, the National Emergency Management Agency organized a training for representatives of professional organizations of nine aimags in Orkhon aimag.
Warmer days expected with no rain in next few days
There is no precipitation expected in most parts of the country until September 2, with the temperature rising during the daytime.
Project on treatment of children’s dental problems to be implemented
Deputy Minister of Health L.Byambasuren and Head of the Department for Medical Assistance at the Ministry of Health Ya.Buyanjargal received President of Healthy City Support Organization NGO of Japan Mitsuyuki Chiba, consultants at Japanese Dental Association Murashige Fujino, Masaru Hasegawa and Inagaki Tomikazu on August 27.
NEMA officer participates in UN ESCAP dialogue
Senior officer at the Disaster Management Department of the National Emergency Management Agency, Major Ch.Lkhamjav is participating in the Expert Dialogue on Scaling Up Regional Cooperation in Multi-Hazard Early Warning Systems in Asia-Pacific with a focus on flood and drought, which is organized by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific in Bangkok, Thailand between August 26 and 29.
State Harvest Commission convenes
On August 27, the State Harvest Commission convened to become acquainted with the current state of crops that are being grown for harvest and preliminary estimates for 2019, and make a guideline for harvest technology, taking the weather forecast into consideration.
Mid-term assessment on ‘Whole Liver-Mongolia’ national program ongoing
The mid-term assessment of the national program, ‘Whole Liver-Mongolia’, is jointly being done by the Ministry of Health and the World Health Organization.
‘Ikh Nart Pasture Management’ discussion takes place
At the initiation of the Denver Zoological Foundation of the U.S, Dornogobi aimag’s Citizens’ Representative Khural, ‘Confederation for the Protection of Endangered Species of Mongolia’ NGO and the authority of the Ikh Nart Nature Reserve jointly organized the ‘Ikh Nart Pasture Management’ discussion in Sainshand city on August 21-22.
Advancements being made in mother and child health care services
On August 26, Minister of Health D.Sarangerel and officials led by WHO Country Representative for Mongolia Sergey Diorditsa worked at Khuree Maternity Hospital of the Capital City and presented four birthing beds with the financing of WHO to the National Center for Maternal and Child Health and Urguu, Khuree and Amgalan Maternity Hospitals of the Capital City.
Delegates of German Federal Ministry of Environment works in Mongolia
At the invitation of Minister of Environment and Tourism N.Tserenbat, delegates of the German Federal Ministry of Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety of led by Parliamentary State Secretary Rita Schwarzelühr-Sutter are currently on a working visit in Mongolia between August 23 and 28.
On-demand weather information system security audited
In the framework of the project, ‘Leveraging Technology and Tradition for Resilience in Rural Mongolia-2’, jointly implemented by the National Emergency Management Agency and Mercy Corps Mongolia, an SMS platform was introduced in partnership with domestic telecommunication operators and a special system was developed in aims of providing real-time, on-demand weather information to herders.
Agreement on primary health care services for Mongolian judo athletes signed
In the frameworks of the 45th anniversary of the establishment of cultural relations between Mongolia and Japan and in preparation for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, the Mongolian Judo Association, the Judo Therapist Association of Japan, and the Embassy of Mongolia in Japan signed a tripartite partnership agreement on giving primary health care services and restoration therapy to Mongolian judo athletes.
Stock Exchange weekly review /August 19-23/
During the week of August 19, 2019 to August 23, 2019, MNT 501,541,024.49 worth of securities were traded through 5 trading sessions on the MSE.
Second bronze claimed from World Master IBJJF Jiu-Jitsu Championship
On August 24, Mongolian jiu-jitsu athlete O.Bayarkhuu won the bronze medal from the +100 kg weight class of the Blue Belt M2 category at the World Master IBJJF Jiu-Jitsu Championship, which took place in Las Vegas, USA between August 21 and 25.
Mongolian and Chinese agricultural ministries hold consultative meeting
The executives of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs of the People’s Republic of China did a working visit in Mongolia on August 18-22, holding a regular meeting of the Consultative working group between agricultural ministries.
Consultative meeting on national e-agriculture strategy held
A consultative meeting of stakeholders that develop the national e-agriculture strategy was held at the Ministry of Food Agriculture and Light Industry on August 22.
Canadian travelers climb to the top of Mount Khuiten
Canadian father and son travelers, Khobe and Jamie Clarke, has recently climbed to the peak of Mount Khuiten, one of the summits of the Altai Tavan Bogd Mountains. We did an interview with the travelers that are filming a documentary as they travel in Mongolia.
Temperature to rise during daytime in most parts of the country
The National Agency of Meteorology and Environment Monitoring reports that thunderstorms are expected in some parts of the western and central aimags in the recent few days, with a rise in temperature during the day in most parts of the country.
Countries required to partner in prevention of pandemic
The 13th Biregional Meeting of National Influenza Centres and Influenza Surveillance in the Western Pacific and South-East Asia Region jointly organized by the Ministry of Health and the World Health Organization kicked off on August 21.
Warmer days ahead
Rain is expected in most parts of western and central aimags, and in the western part of the Gobi aimags on August 19, in the eastern part of western aimags, and in most parts of the aimags in the central, Gobi, and eastern region on August 20, while thunderstorms are expected in some parts of western and central aimags, and in the eastern part of eastern aimags on August 21.