Mongolia

16th HRC: Oral Statement on the UPR Plenary on Mongolia
23 March 2011 6:39 am

Item 6: Universal Periodic Review (UPR) Plenary on Mongolia Wednesday, 16 March 2011 Thank you, Mr. President. FORUM-ASIA and the Mongolian NGO Forum on UPR[1] regret that the government of Mongolia has failed to provide a written response in advance regarding their positions on the 11 recommendations it committed to examine before this Plenary. We [ Read more ]

16th HRC: Universal Periodic Review (UPR) Plenary on Mongolia
15 March 2011 9:00 pm

16th Regular Session of the UN Human Rights Council Wednesday, 16 March 2011 Thank you, Mr. President. FORUM-ASIA and the Mongolian NGO Forum on UPR[1] regret that the government of Mongolia has failed to provide a written response in advance regarding their positions on the 11 recommendations it committed to examine before this Plenary. We [ Read more ]

MONGOLIA – Media report shows freedom of expression at risk
2 June 2010 1:08 am

FORUM-ASIA member Globe International and other organisations issued “Media Freedom Report 2009” in May 2010. It remarks that 81 percent of journalists in Mongolia have been threatened and/or by public authorities. FORUM-ASIA member Globe International and other organisations issued “Media Freedom Report 2009” in May 2010. It remarks that 81 percent of journalists in Mongolia [ Read more ]

Mongolia – NO to Another Multinational Mining Company!
1 October 2009 9:47 pm

In a letter on 25 September 2009, Mongolian civil society organisations expressed concerns over the haste of the Mongolian government to formalise a contract with a foreign mining company. The organisations questioned its legality and environmental impact. In a letter on 25 September 2009, Mongolian civil society organisations expressed concerns over the haste of the [ Read more ]