Project Launch: The technical assistance on “Moving Gender Equality Forward Through Civil Society Engagement”

The technical assistance project on “Moving Gender Equality Forward Through Civil Society Engagement” to support for the implementation of the National Program on Gender Equality (2017-2021) is to be implemented by the NCGE and ADB with the financial support of Japanese government from 2020 to 2021.
The project will have the following outcomes:
1) Knowledge and understanding of government staff, nongovernment organizations, and private sector to operationalize gender agenda improved.
2) Implementation of subnational gender equality programs monitored and evaluated by local nongovernment organizations.
3) Gender-related knowledge products disseminated and public awareness raised
Two national consulting firms are selected: one will focus on gender and M&E, and the other will deliver public communication activities.
The launch meeting was held among project management team and implementation partners at ADB country office on 23rd January 2020 to disseminate official information to the public. At the meeting, Mr. Pavit Ramachandran, Country Director for Mongolia, thanked the project implementation partners for their continued efforts.