National committee of “Management of Social Transformation” programme established

2019-10-04 15:45:21

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. A National committee of “Management of Social Transformation” programme has been co-established by Mongolian Academy of Sciences (MAS) and Office of the Parliament.

At the initiation of Speaker of the Parliament G.Zandanshatar, a seminar entitled “Reducing Social inequalities: from Knowledge to Policy” was organized in July, 2019 within the framework of UNESCO’s “Management of Social Transformation” programme. Participants of the seminar suggested that Mongolia should implement UNESCO’s “Management of Social Transformation” programme to strengthen the cooperation between scientific organizations and decision-makers for reducing social inequality. Therefore the national committee was established and Adviser of Social Policy to Speaker of the Parliament D.Badarch ,PhD, was appointed as a chairman of the committee.

The implementation of the UNESCO’s "Management of Social Transformation" programme will enable scientific institutions increase their participation in providing the Parliament.with scientific research, references and information.