INDEPENDENT SP TECHNICAL EXPERT FOR WORLD BANK/GIZ CO-HOSTED MONGOLIAN CONSULTATION ON MODEL COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENTS

INDEPENDENT SP SUPPORTS PLANNING FOR, AND PRESENTS AT, WORLD BANK – GIZ IMRI CO-HOSTED NATIONAL MONGOLIA CONSULTATION FORUM ON COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENTS

Ulaanbaatar, MONGOLIA

Jordon Kuschminder, Independent SP’s Director, was invited by GIZ and The World Bank to both support the design and provide an Expert Lecture on “Negotiating and Implementing Community Development Agreements – Moving Forward with CDA’s” at Mongolia’s Ministry of Mining one-day Forum on Community Development Agreements and the Model CDA process in Mongolia. This National Consultation Forum marked what is expected to be the final period for public comment on the developed draft Model CDA and gave the public the opportunity to voice their opinion in the presence of, and engaging with international experts. Government, Mining Companies, Oil and Gas companies, Civil Society, and National Media all participated in the lively event which had much interest and discussion.