ABOUT US

The Press Institute is a non-governmental non-profit organization, established in 1995 under the Free Press project financed by a grant from the Danish Agency for International Development (DANIDA) according to a Mongolian-Danish governmental agreement.

The mission of the Press Institute

  • To support the development of independent and pluralistic media in Mongolia;
  • To assist in improvement of qualifications and skills of Mongolian media workers;
  • To analyse development of Mongolian media, disseminate objective and reliable information on this development and support exchange of scientific information on media;
  • To explain to the public the role and importance of free media in the society, economy and intellectual life of the country.

The Press Institute has successfully implemented long-term projects funded by foreign and international aid agencies, such as: “Free Press”Project (DANIDA, 1995-1999); “Media and Advocacy Activities on the national level”, (UNDP 1996-1999); “Consolidation of Democracy through Strengthening of Journalism ” (UNDP 1997-2000); “Development of Responsibility and Pluralism in Mongolian Media through Improvement of Professional Standards of Journalism”, (European Union through TACIS programm, 1999-2001); “Journalism and media in Mongolia: Monitor­ing Mongolian media ” (DANIDA, 1999-2002), Support to strategic development”(OSI, Media Programe 2003 — 2004), “Photo journalism education development project” (UNESCO, 2004-2005).

 


Team

Munkhmandakh.M

Munkhmandakh.M

Executive Director

Oyuntsetseg.R

Oyuntsetseg.R

Head of Training Department

Oyuntsetseg.J

Oyuntsetseg.J

Partnerships Manager

Yesun-Erdene.T

Yesun-Erdene.T

Journalism teacher

Tuul.B

Tuul.B

Journalism teacher

Urangunj.A

Urangunj.A

Accountant

Enkhbayar.Z

Enkhbayar.Z

Researcher

Erdenejargal.S

Erdenejargal.S

Researcher

Uranchimeg.Ts

Uranchimeg.Ts

Researcher

Munkhgerel.B

Munkhgerel.B

Professional development program coordinator

Mungunzaya.B

Mungunzaya.B

Professional development program coordinator

Gantulga.S

Gantulga.S

IT engineer

Bolortuya.L

Bolortuya.L

Secretary

Selenge.B

Selenge.B

Service staff

Zorigt.D

Zorigt.D

Driver