“Women of the City - 2023”Society
Ulaanbaatar, March 9, 2023 /MONTSAME/. The “Women of the City – 2023” annual ceremony was held for the 4th year on the occasion of the International Women’s Day on March 8 and attended by representatives of women working in the public and private sectors.
In his remarks, the Governor of the capital city and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar Mr. Sumiyabazar highlighted the women’s valuable contribution to the development of the capital city and prosperity of Mother Land Mongolia, as well as the upbringing and education of our succeeding generations.
During “Women of the City - 2023” annual ceremony, Mr. Sumiyabazar paid respect to the women and honored the nine distinguished women who have demonstrated leadership and showed notable achievements in their respective fields.
The women were awarded
according to the following nominations: Peacekeeper; Honored Mother; The Best
of the Humanitarian Sector; The Best of the Business Sector; The Best of the
Sports Industry; The Best of the Education Sector; The Best of the Medical
Sector; The Best of the Media Industry; The Best of Art and Culture
“The female labor force participation rate is 48 percent, compared to 52 percent for men in Ulaanbaatar city. This number indicates that the participation of women in the development of the capital city is equal to that of men,” the Governor of the capital city and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar Mr. Sumiyabazar, said.