Mongolia: Youth Dialogue Forum on supporting policy development with young people

© Dave Lawrence/World Bank
Young Women In Mongolia

This Forum, to be held on Tuesday 28 May 2013 in Ulaanbaatar, aims to provide a platform of dialogue for Mongolian young people to share their opinions and make recommendations on/for the elaboration of a Mongolian Youth Policy.

During one day, around thirty young women and men will discuss several issues, including:

1. The philosophy, values, principles, objectives, annual budget, definitions which should underlie the Mongolian National Youth Policy;

2. The main thematic areas of operation for the policy to address: education and training, healthcare and wellbeing, employment and work, participation in democratic and governance processes, culture, leisure and development;

3. Ensuring pride of place for youth in the policy, strategies and implementation process. Applying a youth-centered approach, equity, accessibility and gender inclusiveness;

4. Implementation strategies for effectiveness including frameworks/ mechanisms/ resources – youth centers, research and development; role of and coordination among relevant bodies – government, private sector, NGOs, community-based organizations, media; capacity building for youth organizations and leadership; professionalism among youth leaders, managers and workers;

5. Monitoring, evaluation, updates – a youth policy should be a living document which is updated to reflect the changing context in Mongolia as well as internationally.


Type of Event Meeting by Member States or Institutions
Start 28.05.2013 08:00 local time
End 28.05.2013 17:00 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Smith, Eunice
Organizer World Vision Mongolia and UNESCO
Contact Ms Eunice Smith,
Country Mongolia
City Ulaanbaatar
Venue Continental Hotel
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event
Estimated number of participants 30
Official Website
Link 1 UNESCO: Acting with and for Youth
Link 2
Link 3
Link 4