Leadership Programme launched for women in civil service

2021-09-29 14:59:34

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The second Women’s Leadership Programme in the civil service, co-organized with LEOS NGO, as part of UNDP and the Civil Service Council’s ‘Towards a Professional and Citizen-Centred Civil service in Mongolia’ project funded by the Government of Canada launched on September 22.


The programme aimed towards strengthening the capacities of women civil servants on career progression track, will have three short-term intakes in September, October, and November. 


In this cohort, 20 women civil servants keen to expand their career paths in the civil service, and engage in continuous learning and self-development are participating from a range of government organizations including ministries, agencies, state administrative units from the Governor’s Office of Ulaanbaatar city. 


Modules in the training comprise of three distinct components – soft skills training, coaching, and mentoring. Soft skills training covers specific skills to help women civil servants cultivate their careers while maintaining their well-being and work-life balance.


After successful completion of this three-month long programme, 60 female civil servants will be certified and formally recognized at a graduation event in February 2022.


Source: UNDP in Mongolia