Mongolia resources

October 2021

  1. Tools Become Available to Advocate Social Protection Programmes for Herders

    28 October 2021

  2. For a World of Work Free from Violence and Harassment

    25 October 2021

    This panel discussion is to advocate and raise awareness about violence and harassment in world of work and promote ratification of ILO C190 concerning violence and harassment, the very first international treaty to recognize the right of everyone to a world of work free from violence and harassment, including gender-based violence and harassment.

  3. Tripartite Social Partners are Actively Preparing for the Implementation of the New Labour Law

    20 October - 20 December 2021

    The Parliament of Mongolia approved a new Labour Law in July 2021, which will take effect on January 1, 2022. The tripartite social partners are working together to promote and advocate the law.

  4. Social Protection Diagnostic Review and Financing Strategy Study for Mongolia

    ILO-led UN Joint Programme “Extending Social Protection to Herders with Enhanced Shock Responsiveness” begins its flagship study, Social Protection Diagnostic Review.

  5. Decent Work podcast series for coal truck drivers (in Mongolian)

    The Podcast series was produced by the Confederation of Mongolian Trade Unions with support of the ILO project on Promoting Formal Employment for Inclusive and Diversified Economic Growth in Mongolia.

  6. Herder’s peer-to-peer approach to extend social protection to herders

    In September 2020, 32 herders, herder cooperative representatives, lifelong education teachers, social insurance officers, and trade union delegates from five soums (lower administration unit of the province) in Zavkhan province attended a two-day training in Ulaanbaatar, the capital city of Mongolia, as part of the ILO-Led UN Joint Programme “Extending Social Protection to Herders with Enhanced Shock Responsiveness.”

  7. ILO/MONEF Guided Practical Sessions for Trained Facilitators of IN BUSINESS Programme

    6 - 8 October 2021

    This training aims at providing an opportunity for trained facilitators to practice their facilitation skills. The training is supported by the ILO project on Promoting Formal Employment for Inclusive and Diversified Economic Growth in Mongolia (MNG/18/01/RBS).

September 2021

  1. Validation Workshop of the Herder Programme Held in Khentii province

    29 September 2021

    As part of the ILO-led UN Joint Programme (UNJP) “Extending Social Protection to Herders with Enhanced Shock Responsiveness,” ILO has three main areas of intervention towards extending social protection to herders. One of them is to support the herders to increase their income. The main objectives of the intervention are to 1) improve herder’s life skills and update their knowledge on the livestock production, 2) set up a knowledge infrastructure tailored to enable herders to access information equally.

  2. Trade Union Delegates Prepared as Advocates for Social Protection

    24 September 2021

    In Mongolia, the new labour law will be effective from January 2022. It regulates the relation between herder and assistant herder and requires a labour contract between them for the first time. Therefore, to effectively manage the contractual relationship, herders must know about concepts of freedom of association, collective bargaining, and social protection to govern their contractual relationship like standard practices in many other parts of the world.

  3. Social insurance for herders

    A handbook for herders contains comprehensive information about social protection. The handbook is available only in Mongolian.