Migration issues discussed with IOM Program Manager

2021-12-02 17:35:24

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Innovation and Technology Projects Manager of the capital city R.Dagva held a meeting with representatives led by International Organization for Migration (IOM) Program Manager Victor Lutenco.

At the meeting, IOM Program Manager Victor Lutenco presented the results of the Research Study on Assessing the Effectiveness of Migration Restrictions in Ulaanbaatar City and Migrants’ Vulnerability. The study highlights that most of the rural-to-urban migrants are young people aged between 20 and 29.

The IOM Program Manager also underscored the need for policy improvement as some pressing issues such as air pollution and traffic congestion are directly related to migration and proposed cooperation in the effort.

The sides discussed ways to solve migration issues and agreed to study possibilities for the cooperation.