Mongolia

Development

Mongolia is experiencing increasing pressure on its resources. Massive stores of minerals and oil are attracting the attention of the world’s largest mining companies, driven by a high demand for those resources from nearby countries, including China.

If unchecked and poorly planned, expanded mining development will fragment Mongolia’s landscapes, impede wildlife movement, pollute critical water sources and undermine herders’ traditional ways of life.


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