Foreign Minister receives UN Special RapporteurSociety
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On November 29, Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Battsesteg held a meeting with United Nations Special Rapporteur on violence against women, its causes and consequences Reem Alsalem.
Minister B.Battsesteg presented Mongolia’s policies and actions on human rights, particularly gender equality and violence against women.
As part of its policy of open cooperation with the United Nations and its specialized agencies in human rights, Mongolia sent standing invitations to UN Special Rapporteurs in 2004 and Ms. Reem Alsalem is the 10th Special Rapporteur to visit Mongolia at the invitation.
The UN Special Rapporteur on violence against women, its causes and consequences will stay in Mongolia between November 29 and December 8.