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The Swiss Development Agency started to implement the 4th phase of Sustainable Artisanal Mining Project (SAM) from 2015

The Swiss Development Agency started to implement the 4th phase of Sustainable Artisanal Mining Project (SAM) from 2015

2016-11-23

“Gobi Oyu” Development Support Fund Strategic Planning Workshop Project

IRIM is implementing training and consultation project ordered by “Gobi Oyu” Development Support Fund, aiming to improve its strategic and policy planning.

2016-11-17

The Higher Education Responsiveness to Labor Market consultancy service

Dissemination workshop of the project "ADB- The Higher Education Responsiveness to Labor Market consultancy service under Higher Education Reform Project (HERP)" was organized at the Ministry of Educa

2016-11-03

Technical specifications for the study on technical needs of mercury management in Mongolia

“Technical Specifications for the Study on Technical Needs of Mercury Management in Mongolia” which was ordered by “EX” Research Institute of Japan within cooperation between Japanese Ministry of the

2016-10-12

IRIM has accomplished a project ‘Engaging Stakeholders in Environmental Conversation Phase II’

The Independent Research Institute of Mongolia (IRIM) has completed an end-line study for the ‘Engaging Stakeholders in Environmental Conversation, Phase II’(ESEC II) project.

2016-09-20

Mainstreaming, acceleration and policy support (MAPs) for SDGs: Gender baseline analysis against SDGs in Mongolia

As part of the ongoing efforts in supporting Mongolia’s Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) readiness and national target setting, ‘MAPS: Gender Baseline Analysis against SDGs in Mongolia’ assessment w

2016-07-29

IRIM has started to implement a project “Brighter Future for the Children with Disabilities” in collaboration with World Vision Mongolia on 23 ...

The Independent Research Institute of Mongolia (IRIM) has started to implement a project “Brighter Future for the Children with Disabilities” in collaboration with World Vision Mongolia on 23 June 201

2016-07-18

Engaging Stakeholders in Environmental Conversation Phase II (ESEC II)

The Asian Foundation cooperating with Ministry of Mining started project ‘Engaging Stakeholders in Environmental Conversation Phase II (ESEC II)’ since 2013. The ESEC II project focuses on environment

2016-07-18

Corruption risk assessment in Mining sector of Mongolia

The Independent Research Institute of Mongolia (IRIM) has accomplished the “Corruption Risk Assessment in Mining Sector of Mongolia” from November 2015 to June 2016.  The main goal of this assessment

2016-06-16

“IRIM” is implementing socio-economic evaluation survey of the Regional Environmental Assessment of a Coal to Synthetic Natural Gas Plant ...

“IRIM” is implementing socio-economic evaluation survey of the Regional Environmental Assessment of a Coal to Synthetic Natural Gas Plant sub-project of Mining Infrastructure Investment Support projec

2016-06-03

Evaluation study on “Policy and Activities to increase employment of Persons With Disabilities”

IRIM is launching Evaluation study on “Policy and Activities to increase employment of Persons With Disabilities”, in cooperation with Ministry of Labor. Survey will be conducted in Ulaanbaatar, Huvs

2016-04-26

‘Bulgan area development programme’ midterm evaluation

Project purpose: The fundamental goal of the organization is to decrease poverty and create healthy and safe environments for childrens’ growth by supporting parents and improving living standards of

2016-04-25

Regional economic integration: Opportunities and risks for Mongolia

In general, the approach is to offer capacity development to policy-makers, civil service officials and organizations in the private sector and civil society. The proposed study aims at undertaking a

2016-03-21

INCEPTION MISSION WORKSHOP: Strengthening Extractive Sector Management in Mongolia (SESMIM) project

The workshop took place on 14-15 January 2016 at Chinggis Khaan Hotel in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. The workshop was held from 9am to 5pm. A total of 48 participants attended the workshop in order to refl

2016-03-07

IRIM IS CONDUCTING THE BASELINE STUDY OF "MAINSTREAMING SOCIAL ACCOUNTABILITY IN MONGOLIA" (MASAM) PROGRAM

The project goal or end-of-project-vision aims for citizens in poor localities to have increased access to public decision-making processes and quality services through social accountability.

2016-03-07

Study of Local Educational Organizations; for Sustainable and Green Development

The Study is part of the ‘Education for Sustainable Development’ project; planned, implemented and jointly financed by the SDC, Ministry of Education, Culture and Science (MECS) and Ministry of Enviro

2016-02-01

EXTRACTIVE INDUSTRIES TRANSPARENCY Transparency in mining sector licensing in Mongolia is measured

Funded by NRGI Mongolia, IRIM has conducted a policy research on open data in mining sector licensing. The research is aimed to measure transparency in allocation of mining licenses and develop recomm

2015-12-30

IRIM supports the Bangkok Declaration on National Evaluation Capacities and Global Evaluation Agenda 2016-2020

From 26-30 October, IRIM participated at the 4th International Conference on National Evaluation Capacities (NEC) in Bangkok, Thailand. The theme of the conference was ‘Blending Evaluation Principles

2015-12-30

IRIM presented its design on Impact Evaluation of EITI Mongolia at the G7 Fast Track Partnership Conference

On 10 and 11 November 2015, G7‘Fast-Track Partnerships´ Conference’ on mid-term review of the EITI was organized by GIZ Integrated Mineral Resource Initiative (IMRI) at Shangri-La Hotel, Ulaanbaatar.

2015-12-30

Assessment on corruption risk in Mongolian extractive industries is started

United Nations Development Programme conducts projects and programs, since 1973, related to certain areas such as human development support, poverty reduction, sustainable management of environmental

2015-12-30

"Information Transparency in Mongolia - Today" Consultative Meeting is held

Law on Information Transparency and Right to Information and law on Glass account have now been under implementation stage in Mongolia since it was first adopted. IRIM and Transparency International M

2015-12-24

Workshop on “Reflecting Labor Market Survey Findings for Higher Education Activities”

“Reflecting Labor Market Survey Findings for Higher Education Activities” workshop of Consultancy service for higher education responsiveness to labor market was organized on 2nd of December. The Mini

2015-12-21

Consultancy Service For Higher Education Responsiveness To Labor Market

The ADB loan 2766-MON: Consultancy Service for Higher Education Responsiveness to Labor Market organized the “Graduates employment, Employment satisfaction survey and analysis” workshop for Higher Edu

2015-10-16

The IRIM completes the baseline survey of the ‘Youth Development Project’

The Youth Development Programme (YDP) (2013-2016) is funded by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, Government of Luxembourg, and United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), and is jointly im

2015-10-16

The Sustainable Artisanal Mining Project (SAM)

The Sustainable Artisanal Mining Project (SAM) Phase 4 builds upon 10 years of Implementation and aims to consolidate the remarkable progress towards responsible community mining within an enabling le

2015-10-16

Endline evaluation of FOCE Project

The Asia Foundation (TAF) is implementing the Fostering Civic Engagement at Sub-National Level (FOCE) project in cooperation with the Office of the President of Mongolia and with generous funding from

2015-10-16

IRIM is conducting Monitoring and Evaluation training as part of the World Bank funded Institutional Strengthening for Donor Assistance Management ...

The Mongolian Ministry of Finance is implementing the World Bank funded Institutional Strengthening for Donor Assistance Management project. This project intends to support the Government of Mongolia

2015-10-16

CONSULTANCY SERVICE FOR HIGHER EDUCATION RESPONSIVENESS TO LABOR MARKET

The ADB Higher Education Reform Project (HERP) aims to support the Ministry of Education, Culture and Science (MECS) to institute needed reforms of the higher education sector. The project will be imp

2015-10-16

The final evaluation survey of The Asia Foundations FOCE Project has started

IRIM is implementing the final evaluation survey of the Fostering Civic Engagement at Subnational Level (FOCE) project for The Asia Foundation. IRIM implemented the baseline assessment survey for this

2015-10-16

IRIM implements the baseline assessment of The Asia Foundations HWTS project in Nalaikh District

IRIM implements the baseline assessment of The Asia Foundations HWTS project in Nalaikh District IRIM has implemented the baseline assessment survey of the Environmental Protection and School-and Hou

2015-10-16

IRIM is conducting a disability and education project with JICA

The Disability and Education research project is a Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) funded project implemented by IRIM and JICA under methodological guidance of the JICA Research Institut

2015-10-16

The second follow-up survey for the One Stop Shop project has started at IRIM.

IRIM has started implementing a second follow-up survey of the “One Stop Shop” (OSS) project. The follow-up surveys are a Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation  funded project run by the Human

2015-10-16

IRIM organizes “Multi-Stakeholder Consultation Workshop” within the “Tuul River Improvement Project”

IRIM has been engaged in Social Analysis activities of the “Tuul River Improvement Project TA-8560 MON”, implemented by MEGD through the ADB. Within the project scope, IRIM team successfully organized

2015-10-16

IRIM is Committed to Make Impact Evaluation Matter

IRIM has a strong agenda in providing rigorous evidence on ‘what works, how, why and at what cost’ through impact evaluations. Within this goal, IRIM participated in the “Making Impact Evaluation Matt

2015-10-16

Public Perception Baseline Survey on Water and Mining Issues

 As a result of the recent boom in Mongolia’s mining sector, nature and environment, in particular, water issues in the Gobi have been raised as an outstanding topic among the Government, locals and m

2015-10-16

IRIM has commenced Public Perception Survey on water issues in Umnugobi aimag

       Independent Research Institute of Mongolia has launched baseline survey on public perception over water issues in Umnugobi aimag under subscription of the International Finance Corporation, a m

2015-10-16

Mongolian Police Services Delivery Monitoring is launched

Independent Research Institute of Mongolia has launched a Police Service Delivery Monitoring project from September 2013, commissioned by the Ministry of Justice and the General Police Agency of Mongo

2015-10-16

IRIM implemented the Baseline Survey of the Fostering Civic Engagement at Sub-National Level project

IRIM was selected as a Monitoring and Evaluation entity of the Fostering Civic Engagement at Sub-National Level project. The project is implemented by the Asia Foundation and funded by Swiss Agency fo

2015-10-16

Baseline study on the value of investment made by miners and traders into local economic sector and their contribution to economic growth in ASM ...

In phase 4 of the Sustainable Artisanal Mining (SAM) project implementation, one of broad outcome areas of the project focuses on maximizing commodities contributions from artisanal small-scale mining

2015-10-16

Comprehensive Socio-economic Development in Rural Mongolia

Social care programme of the MRCS implemented the project between 2012 and 2015 in order to enhance the socio-economic development of 7 target provinces. The project had two main activities, which wer

2015-10-16

“Risk assessment project of the officials and organizations’ integrity, transparency and openness of the decisions of Municipality of the Capital ...

 IRIM is launching “Risk assessment project of the officials and organizations’ integrity, transparency and openness of the decisions of Municipality of the Capital city”, in cooperation with Transpar

2015-10-16

Consultancy Service For Higher Education Responsiveness To Labor Market

The ADB loan 2766-MON: Consultancy Service for Higher Education Responsiveness to Labor Market organized the “Graduates employment, Employment satisfaction survey and analysis” workshop for Higher Edu

2015-10-16

The IRIM completes the baseline survey of the ‘Youth Development Project’

The Youth Development Programme (YDP) (2013-2016) is funded by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, Government of Luxembourg, and United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), and is jointly im

2015-10-16

The Sustainable Artisanal Mining Project (SAM)

The Sustainable Artisanal Mining Project (SAM) Phase 4 builds upon 10 years of Implementation and aims to consolidate the remarkable progress towards responsible community mining within an enabling le

2015-10-16

The final evaluation survey of The Asia Foundations FOCE Project has started

IRIM is implementing the final evaluation survey of the Fostering Civic Engagement at Subnational Level (FOCE) project for The Asia Foundation. IRIM implemented the baseline assessment survey for this

2015-10-16

IRIM team presented survey result at the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation’s Mid-Term review meeting

Over the past two months, IRIM staff have been working intensively on the first part of a contract to establish a ‘Monitoring Survey for the SDC Cooperation Strategy of 2013-2016’. The system will pro

2015-10-16

IRIM is implementing the SDC Cooperation Strategy Monitoring Survey

Over the past two months, IRIM staff have been working intensively on the first part of a contract to establish a ‘Monitoring Survey for the SDC Cooperation Strategy of 2013-2016’. The system will pro

2015-10-16

AYAD heads in to the field

Australian Youth Ambassador for Development (AYAD), Rebecca King, recently had her first experience with field work research in Jargalant soum, in Tov aimag Mongolia.

2015-10-16

Ulaanbaatar Ger Area Baseline Survey is in progress

Mongolian Government and UB city municipality have been aiming to transform today’s UB Ger area into an internationally approved living environment where social-economical, cultural, and ecological st

2015-10-16

IRIM’s use of tablets in data collection

Since 2014 IRIM has started using Mobile applications in data collection at the field. IRIM’s collecting quantitative, qualitative and geo data (GPS coordinates) using ODK, CSPro Data Entry applicatio

2015-09-29

Discussion of the Omnogovi water was successfully completed.

Discussion of the Omnogovi water was successfully completed.

2015-09-07