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November 15, 2023

UNDP promotes best practices for making Mongolian cashmere more sustainable

Ulaanbaatar, 13 November 2023 First-ever Mongolia Sustainable Cashmere Day-2023 event took place in Ulaanbaatar bringing together government officials, the private sector, herders and herder organizations, academia, international organizations, and buyers to discuss importance of sustainabl...
September 26, 2023

Mongolian Sustainable Cashmere Platform's Steering Committee Meeting took place

UNDP’s “Mongolian Sustainable Cashmere Platform” organized its fourth Steering Committee Meeting to discuss and review the Platform’s results and achievement of the last couple of years. The Platform serves as an umbrella mechanism which brings together all key stakeholders of the cashmere sector...
September 12, 2023

Scholarship Program in Textile Technology Awarded

Within an effort to address shortage of specialized talent and promote sustainable cashmere in Mongolia, Textile Technology Scholarship was presented to 13 students majoring in the textile and cashmere sector at the School of Industrial Technology of the Mongolian University of Science and Techno...
September 04, 2023

Cashmere marketing content to be created

We are pleased to announce the successful commencement of a collective effort to create a content to promote Mongolian cashmere to foreign market. In a collaborative stakeholder consultation, stakeholders from various sectors - including international organizations, NGOs, private sectors, and aca...
June 20, 2023

Guests from abroad who participated Sustainable Finance Week of Mongolia visited Gobi Cashmere Factory

UNDP Mongolia supported and participated in Mongolia's second annual Sustainable Finance Week 2023 which took place from 13 June to 16 June 2023, under the auspices of the President of Mongolia, with a focus on ‘Financing Green and SDG-Aligned Future.”  For more information please visit...
May 10, 2023

Early Rise Cashmere Series

Mongolian Sustainable Cashmere Platform organized its bi-monthly Early Rise Cashmere Series meeting under "Cashmere Harvesting, Three-partite Cooperation, and Cashmere Value." Several stakeholders attended the meeting, including the Ministry of Food, Agriculture, and Light Industry representative...
March 13, 2023

Market Sector Advisory Group, First Meeting 2023

Several brand representatives such as Schneider Group, Patagonia, Burberry, Alex Begg, Chanel, Esprit and representatives of Mongolia’s National Federation of Pasture Users Group and UK based Textile Exchange participated in the first Market Sector Advisory Meeting of 2023. Platform introduced ...
January 31, 2023

Sustainable Cashmere Producer Awards

The Mongolian Sustainable Cashmere Platform is organizing a 'NATIONAL SUSTAINABLE CASHMERE DAY' for the first time to showcase and promote sustainable practices of the cashmere value chain in the country. In this regard, we are announcing Sustainable Cashmere Producer Awards among the national co...
December 29, 2022

High school students joined a tour to cashmere factories

Sustainable Cashmere Platform of UNDP in Mongolia in collaboration with the Wool and Cashmere Council of the National Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Department of Light Industry Technology and Engineering Studies of the Mongolian University of Science and Technology jointly organized a ...
December 22, 2022

Cashmere factories joined experience sharing tour

Mongolian Sustainable Cashmere Platform of UNDP Mongolia in collaboration with Wool and Cashmere Council of the Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry organized experience sharing tour among cashmere factories. 45 representatives from 18 cashmere factories such as Munkhbumuud LLC, Fi...
December 22, 2022

MSCP held a virtual meeting with globally renowned brands

Mongolian Sustainable Cashmere Platform (MSCP) held a virtual meeting with globally renowned brands such as Burberry, Hugo Boss, Kering, Patagonia, Schneider and Esprit to share updates on the Mongolian Sustainable Cashmere Platform (MSCP). Textile Exchange, a global non-profit driving positive i...
February 01, 2023

Best Herder and Herder Organization Award-2022

Mongolian Sustainable Cashmere Platform announces, “Best Herder and Herder Organization Award-2022”. The Platform is planning to organize 'National Sustainable Cashmere Day' for the first time to support and encourage herders and herder organizations that are contributing to the development ...