Our Mission

 

Mercy Corps empowers people to survive through crisis, build better lives and transform their communities for good.

 

 

In more than 40 countries, Mercy Corps partners to put bold solutions into action, helping people triumph over adversity and grow stronger from within.

 

 

We have helped more than 190 million people in 122 countries survive through crisis, build better lives and transform their communities for good.

 

 

> Mercy Corps Mongolia
Peace Avenue 30‐1
Bayanzurkh district
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

P.O. Box 49‐761
Phone: 976.461145
Fax: 976.461048
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Web: mercycorps.org.mn

 

> Global Headquarters
45 SW Ankeny St.
Portland, OR 97204
USA

Phone: 503.896.5000
Fax: 503.896.5011
Web: www.mercycorps.org

 

ABOUT MERCY CORPS MONGOLIA

Mercy Corps is a leading global organization powered by the belief that a better world is possible. In 1999, Mercy Corps officially opened its office in Mongolia. Since then, Mercy Corps Mongolia has implemented over 25 projects aimed at supporting rural economic growth, developing rural businesses, building civil society, promoting good governance practices, and creating an open and transparent society.

Our Mission
To alleviate suffering, poverty and oppression by helping people build secure, productive and just communities

What We Do
Mercy Corps helps communities in Mongolia to become resilient in the face of a rapidly changing environment

Target Area
We work in 11 aimags: Arhangai, Bayan-Ulgii, Bulgan, Hentii, Hovd, Huvsgul, Selenge, Suhbaatar, Uvs, Uvurhangai and Zavhan.

Results

  • Capacity building: More than 130,000 business owners have since attended over 12,000 trainings and consultancies; 3,400 business owners have since attended business planning trainings, developed their business plans, and received loans;
  • Local economic development: helped to develop 223 soum master plans and supported participation of local citizens in development processes;
  • Market development and linkages: a total of 325 trade fairs and market days were organized in 17 aimags and Ulaanbaatar; these events attracted more than 1.6 million people; 25,000 exhibitors displayed their products and total sales for all market days exceeded MNT 17.3 billion (USD 14.4 million);
  • Cooperative formation and development: 280 cooperatives, 450 herder groups and 28 Extended Producer Groups were established with assistance from Mercy Corps;
  • Rural micro‐financial services: Helped to establish XAC bank; under the Loan Guarantee Program, rural businesses took 3,423 loans valued at MNT 13.3 billion (USD 11 million) and Mercy Corps provided MNT 4.9 billion (USD 4 million) as additional collateral;
  • Creation of SMS System: Under the Leveraging Tradition and Science Project, citizens of 128 soums in 15 aimags can now receive 6 day weather and pasture information by SMS on their cell phones;
  • Accessible standards for people with disabilities (PWD): worked with the government to approve the Government Standards MNS 6056 and MNS 6055, establishing legal accessibility requirements for people with disabilities in civic building and walkways;
  • Creation of local anti‐corruption plans (ACAP): collaborated with Independent Authority Against Corruption and local civil society organizations (CSO) to create 30 anti-corruption plans; mobilized communities to participate in the development of anti-corruption plans; strengthened capacity of local government and CSOs;
  • Competitive outsourcing of government services: strengthened capacity of Bid Evaluation Committees to undertake 378 competitive tenders; 1,094 bidders submitted bids and 430 received contracts to supply a total of MNT 61.1 billion (USD 37.8 million) worth of public goods, works and services;

 

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Peace Avenue 30-1
P.O. Box: 49-761
Bayanzurkh district
Ulaanbaatar 13381

(976-11) 461145
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Global Headquarters
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Portland, OR 97204

 

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