Mongolia

Paving the way to sustainable heating in Mongolia

Paving the way to sustainable heating in Mongolia

Air pollution in Ulaanbaatar’s ger areas. Credit: UBDHC, Erbar Agarjav

In Ulaanbaatar (UB), the coldest capital city in the world, and one with the highest recorded levels of air pollution—surpassing even the megacities of Beijing and New Delhi…

by · Wednesday, 17 April 2019 · Mongolia
Women at work in East Asia Pacific: Solid progress but a long road ahead

Women at work in East Asia Pacific: Solid progress but a long road ahead

East Asia Pacific’s (EAP) strong economic performance over the past few decades has significantly benefited and empowered women in the region, bringing better health and education and greater access to economic opportunities. To celebrate Interna…

by · Tuesday, 5 March 2019 · Cambodia, Mongolia, Vietnam
Why care about unpaid care work in East Asia?

Why care about unpaid care work in East Asia?

A woman pushes a stroller in Mongolia.

An increasing body of evidence shows that women’s domestic roles in the household limit or orient their participation in the labor market in East Asia. Descriptive evidence from household surveys in Indone…

by · Wednesday, 20 June 2018 · Indonesia, Mongolia, Oman, Philippines, Vietnam
Why care about unpaid care work in East Asia?

Why care about unpaid care work in East Asia?

A woman pushes a stroller in Mongolia.

An increasing body of evidence shows that women’s domestic roles in the household limit or orient their participation in the labor market in East Asia. Descriptive evidence from household surveys in Indone…

by · Wednesday, 20 June 2018 · Indonesia, Mongolia, Oman, Philippines, Vietnam

The innovation imperative: How Asia can leverage exponential technologies to improve lives and promote growth

Robots will take over our jobs, disrupt our industries and erode our competitiveness.
 
Such were commonly expressed fears about advances in automation, artificial intelligence, and 3D printing – key representations of exponential technologies – …

by · Tuesday, 5 December 2017 · Cambodia, China, India, Japan, Korea, Mongolia, Singapore

Finding solutions for people with disabilities in Mongolia

ADB is helping persons with disabilities make an effective contribution to Mongolian society, and live with dignity.

by · Friday, 2 December 2016 · Mongolia