- Social Entrepreneurship Summit (SES) May 23, 2017
Coherence of Sustainable Development Goals, Climate Change Adaptation and Sendai framework on Disaster Risk Reduction at the International Perspective
May 9, 2017
Risk is inevitable. In the age of climate change, we have entered into unchartered territory. Floods and droughts, fires and dzuds – hazards that shift from far-flung corners to our own neighbourhoods. Risks cannot be avoided – but they can be managed. In light of this, Disaster Risk Reduction has shifted from prevention, to building resilience
SECOND NATIONAL FORUM FOR LOCAL COMMUNITY CONSERVATION ORGANIZATION
Apr 21, 2017
“The earth is what we all have in common.” Those are the words of environmental activist, Wendell Berry. On behalf of UN and UNDP Mongolia, it is my great pleasure to join you at this second National Forum on Nature Conservation Communities. For, it is in our communities that conservation must be carried out first and foremost.
Mr. Haoliang Xu, UNDP Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific, Arrives in Mongolia
Feb 21, 2017
United Nations Assistant Secretary-General, United Nations Development Programme Assistant Administrator and Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific, Mr. Haoliang Xu, arrived in Mongolia on February 21st 2017, on his second official visit to the country. The purpose of his visit is to discuss on-going and new areas of cooperation between UNDP and the Government of Mongolia in the context of the new cooperation framework 2017-2021 and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) – to end poverty, reduce inequality and protect the planet by 2030.
Visit of Mr. Haoliang Xu, UNDP Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific to Mongolia
Feb 16, 2017
The United Nations Assistant Secretary-General, United Nations Development Programme Assistant Administrator and Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific, Mr. Haoliang Xu, will visit Mongolia on February 21-25, 2017, his second official visit to the country.
CLOSING WORKSHOP OF THE “STRENGTHENING LOCAL LEVEL CAPACITIES FOR DISASTER RISK REDUCTION, MANAGEMENT AND COORDINATION IN MONGOLIA” PROJECT
Jan 31, 2017
It is my pleasure to welcome you to the closing workshop of the “Strengthening local-level capacities for disaster risk reduction, management and coordination in Mongolia” project, and thank you, Brigadier General Badral, for your kind remarks on our long-lasting and fruitful partnership and cooperation in the field of strengthening disaster management system in Mongolia.
CONFERENCE FOR THE 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE CONSTITUTION OF MONGOLIA - Opening Remarks by Ms. Beate Trankmann, UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative,
Dec 20, 2016
That this Constitution has endured for 25 years is a remarkable achievement. While social stability has played a part, credit is also due to the wise choices of its founding fathers. Since 1992, the Constitution has provided a solid basis for democratic governance in this country.
Dialogue on “How to ensure policy coherence for achievement of the SDV - options for institutional arrangements” organized by the State Structure Standing Committee
Dec 13, 2016
Mongolia’s SDV for 2030 – approved early this year – is firmly anchored in the global goals agreed by World leaders last September, making it an early adopter. It envisions a Mongolia that is a leading Middle Income Country by 2030 – ending poverty, preserving its environment, while continuing to build strong and stable governance.
Opening remarks by Beate Trankmann, UN Resident Coordinator & UNDP Resident Representative, at the Inception Workshop of the Project “Land Degradation Offset and Mitigation in Western Mongolia”
Dec 9, 2016
Land degradation is one of the greatest environmental challenges in Mongolia. 70% of its land already degraded, and a quarter has turned to desert. Climate change and human activity are destroying the country’s remarkable landscapes, threatening its ecosystems and wildlife. It is therefore crucial that Mongolia develops and applies policies to mitigate such damage, and rehabilitate its land.
- Live to Tell: Community Participation and Responsibility in Earthquake Disaster Prevention Dec 6, 2016