- Voicing citizens' concerns to improve their lives Oct 10, 2017
- Mongolia: A balancing act Sep 26, 2017
- Social Entrepreneurship Summit (SES) May 23, 2017
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.
The State of the World’s Volunteerism Report 2015 to be launched in Mongolia
Jan 27, 2016
On Thursday 28 January 2016, Mongolian version of the State of the World’s Volunteerism Report 2015 from the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme will be launched at 10am at the UN House in Ulaanbaatar, 3rd floor auditorium. The Report was translated into Mongolian by UNV Mongolia in collaboration with Online Volunteers in Mongolia.
Tackling corruption in the construction sector of Mongolia
Dec 9, 2015
The Independent Agency against Corruption (IAAC) of Mongolia has been undertaking various measures targeting the private sector. This year, it has been planned to organize a consultative meeting with the construction sector companies to discuss the current situation of corruption in the sector, obstacles being faced, and potential solutions for overcoming these obstacles
International Volunteer Day 2015 Your world is changing. Are you? Volunteer!
Nov 13, 2015
The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) Mongolia, together with Mongolian Network of Volunteer Organizations (MNVO) and other local partners, host the annual celebration of the International Volunteer Day (IVD) 2015 between 3 and 5 December 2015. IVD 2015 will not only celebrate volunteerism in all its facets, but also emphasize volunteers’ contributions to the new Sustainable Development Goals or Global Goals, from children to the elderly.
Together for women's empowerment: Kazakhstan and Mongolia sharing good practices
Oct 9, 2015
At the beginning of October Kazakhstan and Mongolia shared experiences and good practices in promoting women’s empowerment in public and private sectors. A group of 18 Kazakh women entrepreneurs; representatives of the National Commission for Women Affairs, Family and Demographic Policy, Ministry of National Economy, the Agency for Civil Service Affairs and Combating Corruption, and the JSC "Fund for Financial Support of Agriculture"; civil society leaders; and UNDP Kazakhstan staff visited Mongolia from 7 to 9 October 2015.
National Consultaton Meeting on Volunteerism
Jun 10, 2015
In previous years Mongolia witnessed progressive dialogues and cooperative efforts towards the enabling environment creation for volunteerism promotion in the country, which was led by the Office of the President of Mongolia and civil society partners. Currently there are many more promising discussions going on in relation to promotion of volunteerism, civic engagement and youth roles in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) not only at the national level but also at regional and global level.
International Volunteer Day 2014
Dec 3, 2014
The IVD mandated by the UN General Assembly, is held each year on 5 December. The purpose of the IVD is to recognize the commitment of volunteers and volunteer organizations, to inform people about the impact of volunteering on peace and sustainable development, and to applaud volunteers for their dedication and impact. In particular, IVD 2014 recognizes and celebrates volunteerism, with a special focus on honoring people’s participation in making a difference at all levels: locally, nationally and globally.