On January 22, the Mongolian Association of the State Alumni’s (MASA) first Distinguished Speaker Program for the 2015 was held at the Blue Sky Hotel in Ulaanbaatar.
Organized in question and answer format, the program was attended by almost 300 alumni of the Mongolian U.S. Alumni Network (MASA), the alumni of the Mongolian Young Leaders Program (MYLP) Alumni Network, Zorig Foundation’s Young Leaders Program (YLP) Alumni Network, the Arts Council of Mongolia’s (ACM) Young Leaders Program (YLP) Alumni Network, and the American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia’s (AmCham) Young Professionals’ Club members.
The speaker Baabar, a well-known columnist and political analyst, shared his insight and experience in his answers to questions about Mongolian democracy, the present economic situation, and the future of Mongolia.
The lecture series is organized under auspices of the “The Nurturing Alumni through Substantive Engagement” project funded by the U.S. Embassy, with themes of democracy and human rights, business and corporate social responsibility, and health and environment.