Leading Mongolia's Biotechnology Research

Summer holidays spent with his grandparents in a small village called Gachuurt, about 20 kilometres outside Ulaanbaatar, could easily have helped determine Ariunbold Usukhbayar’s future career path. Usukhbayar, who holds three different positions with the Mongolian National University of Medical Sciences (MNUMS), lived with his Grandmother, a Paediatrician; and his Grandfather, a university lecturer; and…

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Womens's Leadership Program Newsletter No.3

The Women’s Leadership Program (WLP) has been running since January 2015 and a special feature were the four community development projects designed and implemented by participants. These projects complemented participants’ learning experiences by providing opportunities for them to practice their leadership skills while at the same time develop their personal beliefs and values. There were…

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Women’s Leadership Program Update

Women’s Leadership Program (WLP) participants have been active since their Orientation Retreat (29 January – 1 February 2015). They have attended forums with influential leaders and seminar workshops to improve their managerial and leadership skills. They have also had opportunities to attend networking events to expand their professional links and improve mentorship skills. Activities successfully…

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Pre-Departure Briefing 2015 Semester II Intake

  Ms. B. Tsendsuren, who commenced her Australia Award study for a Master of Environmental and Resource Economics at Australian National University in January, 2014, won the Helen Hughes Graduate Diploma Prize, achieving the highest results among all other scholars studying Economics at the Crawford School of Public Policy of Australian National University. When she…

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An Australian Awardee from Mongolia Wins Prestigious Prize in Ec...

Ms. B. Tsendsuren, who commenced her Australia Award study for a Master of Environmental and Resource Economics at Australian National University in January, 2014, won the Helen Hughes Graduate Diploma Prize, achieving the highest results among all other scholars studying Economics at the Crawford School of Public Policy of Australian National University. When she was…

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Women's Leadership Program Commenced its' Implementation by Orie...

WLP orientation retreat weekend was a success Australia Awards is proud to welcome 25 Mongolian Australian Development Scholarship graduates to the Women’s Leadership Program (WLP), which will be delivered in Mongolia for the next 8 months. Participants began the program over the weekend of 30 January 2015 at Rye Spa Resort and geared up for…

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Women's Leadership Program Launch

?n 5 November 2014, Australia Awards Mongolia launched the Women’s Leadership Program at Bayangol Restaurant Over 150 distinguished guests and Australia Awards alumni attended the event. This program is a new initiative, supported by the Governments of Australia and Mongolia that aims to improve leadership opportunities for women graduates when they return from studying in…

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Welcome Back Ceremony for New Graduates September 22, 2014

  The Ceremony was conducted in collaboration with the Mongolia Australia Society on September 22, 2014, welcoming new graduates who completed Master s’ studies in Australia in June/July, 2014. The event was attended by more than 30 people, including distinguished guests from the Government of Australia and Mongolia, Mongolia Australia Society (Mozzies) and employers. Mr…

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Review Workshop with Graduates

The workshop was recently conducted with Australia Awards graduates who have been working successfully in public and private organisations in Mongolia for 2 years after completing their Masters’ studies in Australia. The graduates from priority sectors including education, renewable energy, social welfare and environment discussed their personal and professional experiences and achievements in utilising the…

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