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.
Documentary on Khoridol Saridag Mountains being made
A documentary is being made on the Khoridol Saridag Strictly Protected Area in Khuvsgul aimag, as this year marks the 20th anniversary of its establishment.
Care Center for Wild Animals opens
A Care Center for Wild Animals has been established with support from the Ulaanbaatar city’s Environmental Department and the Mongolian Association of Professional Hunters and with funds from environment protection organizations.
JICA to support NEMA's fire fighting efforts
The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) handed over firefighting equipment to National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on October 31.
Minister of Environment and Tourism meets UNESCAP Deputy Executive Secretary
Minister of Environment and Tourism N.Tserenbat met Kaveh Zahedi, Deputy Executive Secretary of the UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP), on November 1.
Environment Minister asks Qatar to cooperate in safeguarding endangered species and plants
Minister of Environment and Tourism N.Tserenbat met Sultan bin Salmeen Al Mansouri, Concurrent Ambassador of the State of Qatar to Mongolia, on October 31.
Center on reduction of air and environmental pollution opens
The Information and Technical Center on Air and Environmental Pollution opened at the Barilga Megastore on October 20 at the initiative of the Ministry of Environment and Tourism and the National Committee on Environmental Pollution Reduction.
Ulaanbaatar Mayor addresses Climate Change Forum
Mongolia’s delegation headed by S. Batbold, Governor of Capital City and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar, participated in the 3rd meeting of OECD Champion Mayor for Inclusive Growth, in Seoul, the Republic of Korea.
Akkuyu Nuclear JSC obtains construction permit for Akkuyu NPP
The Akkuyu Nuclear JSC, an implementer of the first Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) construction project in Turkey, received the Limited Construction Permit (LCP) from the Turkish Atomic Energy Authority (TAEK), as the first step on the way to obtain Construction License.
Mongol Ecology Center: Children tend to care more about the nature and environment than adults
L.Khangai: It shouldn’t be assumed that the construction for the pipeline going through Mongolia will begin in just a few days