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
Capacity Building Workshop on “Leaving No One Behind” in the context of subnational health system strengthening - Remarks by Ms. Beate Trankmann, UN Resident Coordinator
Nov 3, 2016
Thank you for inviting me to this important event. We all know that the leaders of 193 countries approved the Sustainable Development Goals in 2015. The 17 sustainable development goals are set to transform the world. The SDGs are about making our world a more peaceful, inclusive, and sustainable – for this generation and for those to come; to protect people and planet. In other words, the 2030 Agenda and the SDGs are about doing development differently and about changing the way we live, behave, do business, consume and produce.
Beyond the Glass Ceiling: Expanding Female Leadership in Mongolian Politics and Businesses
Oct 31, 2016
For centuries, Mongolian women have played a central role in their society, holding positions of power ever since the Mongol Empire – hundreds of years before their counterparts in Europe, or elsewhere in Asia.
- Model United Nations Mongolia: Remarks by Beate Trankmann, UN Resident Coordinator Oct 22, 2016
- The Secretary-General-- Message to mark the 55th Anniversary of Mongolia's accession to the United Nations Oct 21, 2016
- 2017-2021 UNDAF LAUNCH: Remarks by Ms. B. Trankmann, UN Resident Coordinator Oct 21, 2016
Speech at the MOU signing ceremony – 10 Oct 2016 Making Mongolia’s Cities Resilient and Sustainable By Beate Trankmann, UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Representative
Oct 10, 2016
Mongolia is a nation of nomads. Yet, it is now more urbanized than many parts of Asia. More than two-thirds of Mongolians live in cities. The biggest being Ulaanbaatar, Darkhan and Erdenet. Close to half of the country’s entire population lives in a single city: Ulaanbaatar.