Project Details
International Think Tank for Landlocked Countries
Country:Mongolia
Sector:Multisector
Summary:The project is a part of the Government of Mongolia and UNDP agreement in the Country Programme Action Plan to cooperate in the operationalization of the International Think Tank (ITT) for Landlocked Developing Countries (ITT-LLDC) in Ulaanbaatar.
Expected Outcome:The overall goal of the project is to use top-quality research and advocacy to improve the ability of landlocked developing countries to build capacity, with a view to benefiting from the international trade, including World Trade Organization negotiations, and with the ultimate aim of raising human development and reducing poverty.
Expected Outputs:
  • Establishment of a fully operational and well-resourced ITT within a secure legal framework
  • Substantive outputs delivered in the form of research papers and used for policy debate
  • Substantive outputs delivered from the ITT are to be used for policy debate and design of the Government of Mongolia
Date Approved:2014
Status:Ongoing
Expected Completion:2016
Funding Type:Technical Assistance
Funding Amount:Government of Mongolia: $1,1274,000
Links/Documents:UNDP Project Page