Agriculture Minister meets World Bank Country Manager

2020-08-10 15:48:15

Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. The World Bank Country Manager met with Minister of Food, Agriculture, and Light Industry Z.Mendsaikhan on August 7 to discuss sector priorities and the World Bank support in agriculture sector.

Minister emphasized the long history of fruitful cooperation between the two organizations and thanked the World Bank’s efforts to expand this cooperation during the last few years.

The sides exchanged views on the Export Development and Livestock Commercialization Projects implemented by the Ministry. Mr. Mikhnev also shared our policy notes for sustainable development in agriculture and provided updates about the ongoing World Bank Group support to help attract investment in the agriculture sector as well as upcoming analytical work to make Mongolia’s agricultural subsidies more effective.

Source: World Bank