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Holding Government Officials Accountable: Mongolia’s Fight Against Corruption

February 24, 2010


Last week – February 15 – marked the deadline for Mongolia’s highest-level officials and civil servants to reveal all: all of their financial and material worth, that is. Civil servants and officials were required to submit Asset and Income Disclosure (AID) statements by that deadline, with disclosures from the top 270 officials posted on a public… Read more


Mongolia’s First Economic Forum Highlights Latest Push for Growth

February 17, 2010


With four-fifths of its export income dependent on mining exports, Mongolia was hit particularly hard by the recent international economic crisis. A recent New York Times article goes so far as to say that Mongolia is arguably Asia’s hardest hit country. For a nation experiencing a period of rapid growth averaging 9 percent per year from 2004 to 20… Read more