A training on introducing comprehensive waste management and practice takes place
A training themed ‘Method for implementing comprehensive waste management’ and the 3rd board meeting of Regional project on introducing environmental friendly practice, technology, methods for open burning activity which is being implemented by the UN Industrial Development Organization and Global Environment Fund within the framework of Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) was organized on February 27-March 3 in Manila, Philippine.
Non-standard toilets to be banned in Special Protected Areas
The Ministry of Environment and Tourism bans use of non-standard toilets in Special Protected Areas starting from June 1, 2018. Regarding the decision five recommendations and official letters have been sent to the Special Protected Area Administrations since last April.
Specialists urge improved hazardous waste management
On March 1, a discussion on strengthening government and administrative activities and improving legal environment for hazardous waste was co-organized by the Ministry of Environment and Tourism and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development was held.
Domestic and foreign partners discuss INDC implementation
Mongolia’s joining the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, Kyoto Protocol and Paris Agreement, put a basis to develop sustainable development together with foreign and domestic partners, making it a priority.
BenePlus project to be implemented to reduce air pollution
The Minister of Environment, Green development and Tourism, N.Tserenbat has reached an agreement on introducing the BenePlus technology solution to reduce the emission of poisonous gases in ger districts of Ulaanbaatar in association with the U.S. “LP Amina” LLC in the light of intensification of the National Program on reduction of air and environment pollution.
Illegal moose hunting fined with MNT 20 million
Selenge aimag registered illegal moose hunting last January, reports MONTSAME correspondent in the province.
Government to support companies for using recycled water
Minister of Environment, Green Development and Tourism of Mongolia N.Tserenbat held a meeting with companies that introduced efficient water utilization technologies to hear their opinions and initiatives and to present the ministry's works in this field.
Emergency agency to cooperate with Hulunbuir on prevention of steppe fires
The Deputy Chief of the National Emergency Management Agency of Mongolia, Brigadier General G.Ariunbuyan recieved the representatives of the Hulunbuir city, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region of the People’s Republic of China.
Comic book series 'Beautiful Mongolia created
A comic book series ‘Beautiful Mongolia’ are being created to call for children to love and protect the mother nature and to promote history, culture, tradition and biodiversity of special protected areas of Mongolia, territorial specificity and endangered animals.
Green Asia Network NGO to collaborate in combating desertification and yellow dust storm
A Memorandum on cooperation in combating desertification and yellow dust storm was signed by Minister of Environment and Tourism N.Tserenbat and Chief Executive Officer of the Green Asia Network Mongolia NGO (GAN) Ki Chul Oh on February 5.
Minister N.Tserenbat requests to support private companies in tourism sector
Minister of Environment and Tourism N.Tserenbat met Indu Bhushan, Director-General for East Asia Department of Asian Development Bank (ADB) and representatives of ADB Mongolia on January 23.
JICA's new project focuses on greenhouse gas inventory
Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has launched a technical assistance Project for Capacity Development to Establish a National Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Inventory Cycle of Continuous Improvement.
Risk of black zud arises in some regions
With around 40 percent of territory covered in snow, meteorologists warn about the possibility of black and ‘hoof’ zud in some parts of the country.
N.Tserenbat: Ministry to focus attention on developing ecotourism
Minister of Environment and Tourism N.Tserenbat met delegation from China’s Rural Education Development Center on January 4.
Exhibition displays technological solutions to reduce smog
More than 50 entities and individuals showcased their solutions for reduction of air pollution in the State House on January 3, as the Cabinet addressed the challenging matter at its first meeting of 2018.
Seeking comprehensive solutions to reduce smog
Head of Cabinet Secretariat G.Zandanshatar worked in ger districts in Songinokhairkhan and Khan-Uul districts on the first day of 2018.
Ministry of Environment and Tourism celebrating its 30th anniversary
The Ministry of Environment and Tourism held a ceremonial meeting dedicated to the 30th anniversary of the establishment of the Ministry of Environment and Tourism at the Central Cultural Palace on December 18.
Mongolia to have national program on limiting deforestation and forest degradation
Ministry of Environment and Tourism is formulating a national program ‘Reducing global climate change by limiting deforestation and forest degradation’ with aims to protect forest resource of Mongolia and fight against global warming.
National Forum ‘Green gateway of business-2017’ held
On December 8, the Ministry of Environment and Tourism organized a National forum 'Green Gateway of Business' in the Best Western Premier Tuushin Hotel, Ulaanbaatar. During the forum, state policy on promoting green businesses and ongoing projects and programs were introduced.
Mongolia to introduce green certification and eco-labeling
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On November 21, a workshop titled ‘Accelerating sustainable development through green finance: green certification and eco-labeling’ is taking place on its second day in Ulaanbaatar. The Ministry of Environment and Tourism, UNESCAP, the Ministry of Environment of the Republic of Korea and the Korean Environmental Industry and Technology Institute (KEITI) are jointly organizing the workshop.