Deputy Foreign Minister receives Lithuanian Ambassador

2019-05-23 16:45:50

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On May 22, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Battsetseg met with Ambassador of the Republic of Lithuania to Mongolia Ina Marčiulionytė. The sides emphasized the importance of enriching bilateral relations with economic content and expressed their willingness to intensify bilateral cooperation in agriculture, road and transport, education, communications, and human welfare.

During her participation in the regular meeting of EU Ambassadors and the EU Day Mongolia that will be taking place on May 26, Ambassador Ina Marčiulionytė will get acquainted with the progress of women's empowerment and gender equality projects being implemented in Selenge aimag by Mongolian NGOs with funding from the Lithuanian government.

Moreover, while her stay in Ulaanbaatar, the Ambassador will hold meetings on expansion of bilateral cooperation with officials and authorities of the Ministry of Food, Agriculture, and Light Industry, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sports, Communications and Information Technology Authority, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences of the National University of Mongolia, and School of Applied Sciences of the Mongolian University of Science and Technology.