The project “Strengthening Capacities for Developing a National Pollutant Release and Transfer (PRTR) in Support of SAICM Implementation in Mongolia", jointly implemented by UNITAR and the Ministry of Environment and Tourism of Mongolia has just started and will be executed during the entire year if 2018. The financial support for this project is provided by the SAICM Quick Strat Programme Trust Fund. Indeed its objective is to “support initial enabling capacity building and implementation activities in developing countries, least developed countries, small island developing States and countries with economies in transition”.
An Inception Workshop in Ulan Bataar will be hold in May. National stakeholders such as industry representatives, ministries, environmental NGOs, academia and civil society will be invited to participate and take an active role in the design of a national PRTR in Mongolia.