Environment Ministry to cooperate with EU in key areas

2021-04-01 15:12:04

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Minister of Environemnt and Tourism N.Urtnasan had a virtual meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the European Union to Mongolia Traian Laurentiu Hristea to discuss cooperation.


Ambassador Traian Hristea underscored that the government of Mongolia and the EU plan to cooperate in three key areas of cooperation and that two of them require close cooperation with the Ministry of Environment and Tourism. 


Specifically, the Ambassador proposed cooperating in protecting the wilderness, boosting green economy, and increasing the use of environmentally friendly renewable energy.


Minister N.Urtnasan emphasized that the projects and programs implemented by the EU and its members states have contributed to the sector and undertook to provide support at all levels.