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Mongolia: Environment Sector Fact Sheet

dc.date.accessioned2018-03-05T19:53:14Z
dc.date.available2018-03-05T19:53:14Z
dc.date.issued2018-01-30
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/11540/7918
dc.description.abstractMongolia’s unique landscapes support rich natural resources and rural livelihoods. However, economic growth and a growing population, combined with impacts from climate change, are contributing to the decline of its natural resources, including forest and water; and causing air, soil, and water pollution. The Asian Development Bank (ADB), Mongolia’s lead international development partner, has been supporting the government, civil society, and communities to address these issues since 1991, when Mongolia became a member. ADB’s environment portfolio in Mongolia is guided by a country partnership strategy (CPS),1 which is updated and agreed upon between the Government of Mongolia and ADB every 4–5 years. The CPS gives flexibility to the portfolio and enables ADB to respond to new and emerging issues, and to continue supporting existing projects. The current CPS (2017–2020) includes priority areas such as environmental policy reform, natural resource management, pollution reduction, disaster risk management, and adaptation and mitigation to climate change impacts.
dc.languageEnglish
dc.publisherAsian Development Bank
dc.rightsCC BY 3.0 IGO
dc.rights.urihttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/igo
dc.titleMongolia: Environment Sector Fact Sheet
dc.typeReports
dc.subject.expertNatural resources policy
dc.subject.expertDevelopment policy
dc.subject.expertResources development
dc.subject.expertForest site mapping
dc.subject.expertEnvironmental Management
dc.subject.expertNature Protection
dc.subject.expertEnvironmental Conservation
dc.subject.expertLandscape Protection
dc.subject.expertEnvironment impact assessment
dc.subject.adbEnvironmental Resources
dc.subject.adbPolicy Environment
dc.subject.adbRegulatory Environments
dc.subject.adbSustainable Development
dc.subject.adbEnvironmentally Sustainable Development
dc.subject.adbEcodevelopment
dc.subject.adbDevelopment Challenges
dc.subject.adbDevelopment Issues
dc.subject.adbCapital Market
dc.subject.adbDevelopment
dc.subject.adbDevelopment projects
dc.subject.adbEnvironment
dc.subject.adbCapital Market
dc.subject.naturalEnvironmental impact statements
dc.subject.naturalAgricultural landscape management
dc.subject.naturalSustainable forestry
dc.subject.naturalSustainable horticulture
dc.subject.naturalEnvironmental indexes
dc.subject.naturalProtection of environment
dc.subject.naturalEnvironmental geotechnology
dc.subject.naturalNatural areas
dc.subject.naturalNatural beauty conservation
dc.subject.naturalUrban impact analysis
dc.subject.naturalDeveloping countries
dc.subject.naturalIndustrial priorities
dc.subject.naturalPartnership
dc.contributor.imprintAsian Development Bank
oar.themeDevelopment
oar.themeEnvironment
oar.adminregionEast Asia Region
oar.countryMongolia
oar.identifierOAR-007513
oar.authorAsian Development Bank
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    The Asian Development Bank (ADB) Fact Sheets provide concise information on ADB member economies, their operations, and their contact information. They also provide summaries of the most recent and current ADB-assisted programs and ongoing challenges as well as future directions for that particular ADB member.

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