MONGOLIAN NATIONAL RANGELAND II FORUM
MONGOLIAN NATIONAL RANGELAND II FORUM

MONGOLIAN NATIONAL RANGELAND FORUM II

2018.10.31-11.01

“TOWARDS RESPONSIBLE RANGELAND MANAGEMENT”

The new edition ofMongolian national rangeland health report will be presented at the Forumsummarising theresults of nationwide rangeland health monitoring between 2014-2016. The Forum aims to provide a platform for discourse and exchange of views and experiences among stakeholders on sustainable rangeland and livestock management in Mongolia, and to facilitate reaching an agreement for necessary measures and policy implications.

Agenda

Day 1.

08:30-09.00 Registration

09:00-09:50 Opening remarks

S.Batzorig, Member of Parliament, Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry

  1. Eldevochir, Member of Parliament, and Chairman of theStanding Committee on Environment, Food and Agricultureof the Parliament

G.Temuulen, Member of Parliament, and Member of theStanding Committee on Environment, Food and Agricultureof the Parliament

Gabriella Spirli, SDC Country Director, Consul General of Switzerland

Ts.Gankhuu, Director of Administration of Land Management, Geodesy and Cartography

G.Sarantuya, Director of Information and Research Institute of Meteorology, Hydrology and Environment

09:50-11:10 Key note presentations“TOWARDS RESPONSIBLE RANGELAND MANAGEMENT”

  1. “Current state of Mongolian rangeland health”
  2. “ Implementation of the resilience-based responsible rangeland management- Achievements, lessons learnt”
  3. “Grazing impact monitoring system, as a tool for responsible and sustainable livestock management”
  4. “Aspirations and strategies for sustainability of global rangelands”
  5. “Responsible Nomads” standards for improved marketing of livestock products from Sustainable, Ethical, High Quality

11:10-11:30 QA

11:00-11:30 TEA BREAK

11:30-13:00 PARALLEL SESSIONS:

Venue “Soyombo-3”:“Potentials to improve hay and fodder production in Mongolia: Best practices and Lessons learned”(MOFALI, MULS, RIAH)

Venue “Soyombo-1”:“Local initiatives for responsible rangeland managementthrough improved grazing plan and de-stocking: Best practices and Lessons Learned”(MNFPUG, Bayankhongor aimag Government, AF)

Venue “Suld”:“Grazing impact monitoring system- verification and certification of Responsiblemanagement and Responsible products”(ALAMGaC, MOFALI, GGAHP)

13:00-14:00 LUNCH

14:00-15:30 PARALLEL SESSIONS:

Venue “Soyombo-1”: “Needs for effective extension system in rangeland and herd management” (MOFALI, MERCY Cor, MULS, NAEC)

Venue “Soyombo-3”:“How to improve the value and reputation of Mongolian livestock products on international market?”(GGAHP, Processing companies, STePEcoLab Mongolia project)

15:30-16:50Venue “Suld”:“Reading the Land” competition among young scientists and students

16:50-17:30 POSTER SESSION “SHIFTS AND CHANGES IN RANGELAND ECOLOGY”

17:30-18:30 Award ceremony for LEADERS of the resilience based, responsible rangeland management

11:00-18:00 EXHIBITION STAND: Service & Partnership for sustainable Rangeland management-TRADE-SHOW

18:30-19:00 FINAL CLOSING SESSION

Day 2:

09:00-16:00 PARALLEL SEMINARS/ WORKSHOPS ON “STRENGTHENING OF THE RESILIENCE BASED, RESPOPNSIBLE RANGELAND MANAGEMENT IN MONGOLIA” for following stakeholders:

  1. Agricultural professionals, extension officers
  2. Land manager and land management officials
  3. Meteorology engineers
  4. Representatives from local government
  5. Executive directors of aimag federations of PUGs

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