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.
- A new project to support representative bodies in Mongolia Oct 3, 2016
UNDP Executive Board approved a new Country Programme for Mongolia (2017-2021)
Sep 22, 2016
The Executive Board of the United Nations Development Programme approved the Country Programme for Mongolia for the period 2017-2021 in New York.
Young People Critical to Mongolia’s Future
Jun 14, 2016
With northeast Asia’s youngest population and more than a third of citizens at working-age, land-locked Mongolia has the potential to develop rapidly in the coming decades. To unlock that potential, expanding the capabilities and choices of young people is crucial, says the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in its latest Regional Human Development Report. Now is the time to capitalize on this, to ensure that Mongolia’s demographic dividend does not become a demographic burden.
Mongolia to Cut Carbon in Construction Sector
Jun 8, 2016
A new initiative to develop and incentivize ecological, low-emission and energy-efficient approaches in Mongolia’s construction and housing sector is being launched this year. The “Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions in the construction sector in Mongolia” (NAMA) Project will run until 2020. It aims to limit the need for coal-powered heating and reduce the country’s winter air pollution.
A NEW PHASE OF COOPERATION BETWEEN MONGOLIA AND THE UNITED NATIONS
Jun 3, 2016
The Government of Mongolia (GoM) and the United Nations (UN) signed today the UN Development Assistant Framework (UNDAF) for 2017-2021. The UNDAF will guide UN support in the country over the next five years and marks a significant new chapter in the GoM-UN partnership.
UNDP: Fastest Population Shift in History Means Make or Break for Asia-Pacific
Apr 26, 2016
Long-term planning now can bring unprecedented growth and tackle poverty, conflict and migration
End Disparity - Promote Equality
Mar 7, 2016
Ending poverty and reducing inequality starts with empowering women. The theme of this year’s International Women's Day (IWD) is "Planet 50-50 by 2030: Step It Up for Gender Equality". Gender equality is integral to the overall 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and today we highlight the need to accelerate actions towards this end.
International Volunteer Day 2015 Your world is changing. Are you? Volunteer!
Dec 4, 2015
The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) Mongolia, together with Network of Mongolian Volunteer Organizations (NMVO) and other local partners, hosted the annual celebration of the International Volunteer Day (IVD) 2015 from 3 to 5 December 2015 in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. IVD 2015 not only celebrated volunteerism in all its facets, but also emphasized volunteers’ contributions to the new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) or Global Goals, from children to the elderly.