Managing Mongolia’s Grasslands
Our population in Hong Kong is 2.5 times greater than all of Mongolia’s — even though we could fit 1,416 Hong Kongs into a country that size. Despite the vastness of Mongolia’s territory, increased oil, gas and mining development could devastate the country’s famed grasslands and waterways — home to traditional herding communities as well as unique wildlife found nowhere else. But stopping development altogether isn’t the objective — nor is it necessary. Well-planned development can yield financial and natural resource benefits for all Mongolians, as well as plants and wildlife, today and in the future.
Our work in Mongolia focuses on: