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Sixth Distinguished Speaker Series with Dr. Oyun Sanjaasuren, Member of Parliament of Mongolia and President of United Nations Environmental Assembly

On Friday, April 24, 2015, the 6th Distinguished Speaker Series was successfully hosted by the Mongolian Association of State Alumni (MASA) featuring a lecture by Dr. Oyun Sanjaasuren, Member of Parliament of Mongolia and President of United Nations Environmental Assembly, entitled Environment and Sustainability. Dr. Oyun Sanjaasuren is one of the longest serving parliament members, ... Read More»

Earth Day at the American Corner: “Chasing Ice” a Film about the World’s Vanishing Glaciers

On Earth Day, April 22, 2015, the Environment, Science, Technology, and Health (ESTH) unit of the U.S. Embassy organized a screening of Jeff Orlowski’s documentary film “Chasing Ice” at the American Cultural and Information Center. The Fresh Water Institute of Mongolia co-organized the event. The film depicts American photographer James Balog and his team as ... Read More»

The 2015 American Film Showcase

American Film Showcase in Mongolia 2015 The U.S Embassy in Ulaanbaatar is partnering with Arts Council of Mongolia to organize the 2015 American Film Showcase (AFS) in Mongolia, to take place in Ulaanbaatar April 22-28. AFS brings award-winning contemporary American documentaries, independent feature films, and film education to audiences around the world, offering a view ... Read More»

U.S. Government Supports Disaster Risk Reduction in Mongolia

The U.S. Government is partnering with Mercy Corps and World Vision to help disaster responders and communities in Mongolia better prepare for dzuds, earthquakes, fires, and other disaster events. The U.S. Government, through USAID’s Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance (USAID/OFDA), is providing approximately $580,000 to the two non-governmental organizations to implement programs focusing on ... Read More»