International conference discusses water management in Mongolia
An international conference themed ‘Transfer of Knowledge and Expertise’ opened Tuesday at the Blue Sky Tower.
Eco School Program holds training on environment
The 2nd training for beginners has launched on the Eco School Program which is being implemented in frames of the Sustainable Development Education project.
Gobi Great 6 event to continue
Gobi Great 6 event will take place again in Tsogttsetsii soum, Gobi-Altai aimag on September 25-26 to conclude its works done and discuss further actions on saving wild animals.
International day for ozone layer protection to be marked
This year marks the 30th anniversary of the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer. In the scope of anniversary, the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer will be marked under the theme Caring for life under the Sun on September 16.
Project to be continued on strengthening air pollution monitoring
ULAANBAATAR /MONTSAME/.The third stage of the project to strengthen air pollution monitoring to be implemented.
First Annual Green Financing Forum takes place
The First Annual Green Financing Forum took place on September 5 under a theme ‘Turn opportunities into reality’ at the Tuushin Hotel. This Forum aims to present to businessmen the Mongolia’s green development policy, support and global trend of the green development, to reduce energy consumption, to provide businessmen with necessary information for starting up environmentally-friendly business, to introduce to them some opportunities for overcoming financial difficulties and to propose solutions.
Rehabilitation starts in Nalaikh mine
The rehabilitation of underground mine site in Nalaikh district has started, informed the officials.
Feasibility study to be conducted on Kherlen river flow adjustment
A technical and economic feasibility study will be made on ‘Flow Adjustment in Kherlen River’ project.
Cabinet discusses measures to reduce air pollution
The Cabinet addressed air pollution reduction measures, and issued some instructions.
"Together Against Smog" exhibition opens
Under the initiatives of the Governor of Bayanzurkh District, “Together against smog” exhibition opened today at Shine Ail” /New Household/ center.
Exhibition on reducing air pollution expected
Under the initiatives of the Governor of Bayanzurkh District, “Together against smog” exhibition will be taking place at Shine Ail” /New Household/ center between August 17 and 20.
State Emergency Commission meets
The National State Emergency Commission met on Thursday to address timely issues in agriculture, energy, education, health spheres and wintering preparations in the capital city.
President Kh.Battulga receives wildfire volunteers
President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga received the representatives of citizens, who volunteered with patriotic initiatives in times of wildfire hazard, and held consultative meetings to exchange views on August 2.
Deputy Environment Minister meets Kyrgyz delegates
On July 26, Deputy Minister of Environment and Tourism Ts.Batbayar met with Ulan Djusupov, Ambassador-at-Large of Kyrgyzstan, Chyngyz Kochorov, Global Snow Leopard & Ecosystem Protection Program Secretariat and Daniyar Ibragimov, Program Officer at the UNDP Kyrgyzstan.
Mongolia to host ‘Environmentally Sustainable Transport’ Forum
Mongolia will host the 11th ‘Environmentally Sustainable Transport’ regional forum.
Eastern Region Red Cross Society camp gathering opens
Eastern Region Red Cross Society camp gathering opened under “Climate Change” on July 24. This year’s gathering is significant for creating leadership among youngsters to adapt to climate change.
Forestry training center commences operation
Ceremony for commissioning of the building of a Training Center for Forestry was held today. Project on Training Center for Forestry has been under implementation since 2016 executed by KT&G social welfare organization of South Korea and the Ministry of Environment, Green Development and Tourism.
Camping banned for uncertain period
Mayor of Ulaanbaatar, Mr S.Batbold has issued a direction on banning camping trips and picnics in green zones of Ulaanbaatar due to high risk of forest fires. In accordance, picnics, hiking trips, entry of motor vehicles and other services in the green zones of the city are banned for an unknown period until the level of dryness comes down.
Young people willingly initiates gazelle preserving actions
“Dorniin Ikh Gegee” and “Tomo Building” LLCs’ young workers have built pools for preserving gazelles from draught. Due to the lack of rain in Dornod Aimag, a large number of gazelle has died of thirst. Therefore, workers of “Dorniin Ikh Gegee” company and “Tomo Building” company have built four pools in the steppe by sheer willingness.
World Bank approves Second Energy Project to energy distribution capacity of Mongolia
In the context of rapidly growing energy demands, a new project will support Mongolia’s efforts to improve the reliability and sustainability of electricity services. The Second Energy Sector Project, approved yesterday by the World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors, will contribute USD 54.4 million in financing to help the government of Mongolia address key bottlenecks in select electricity distribution companies by upgrading aging assets and expanding distribution capacity. The project will also support the development of solar power.
B.Turmunkh: I illustrated 60 pieces for the updated version of ‘The Secret History of Mongols’
D.Sumiyabazar: Law on Legal Status of Ulaanbaatar City has been successfully amended after 27 years
P.Khaliun: I believe the relations between two countries will soon reach strategic partnership