Project profile — Strengthening Extractive Sector Management in Mongolia


Alinea International Ltd (CA-CRA_ACR-3120560594)
2015-11-16 - 2020-03-31
Global Affairs Canada
OGM Indo-Pacific

Country / region 

• Mongolia (100.00%)


• Mineral Resources And Mining: Mineral/mining policy and administrative management (32210) (100.00%)

Policy marker 

• Gender equality (significant objective)
• Environmental sustainability (cross-cutting) (principal objective)
• Participatory development and good governance (significant objective)
• Trade development (not targeted)
• Biodiversity (not targeted)
• Climate change mitigation (not targeted)
• Climate Change Adaptation (not targeted)
• Desertification (not targeted)
• Urban issues (not targeted)
• Children's issues (not targeted)
• Youth Issues (not targeted)
• Indigenous Issues (not targeted)
• Disability (not targeted)
• ICT as a tool for development (not targeted)


The project aims to support Mongolia in reaching for improved and sustainable management of its extractive sector, and for equitable benefit sharing for its current and future generations. The project works with the Ministry of Mining and Heavy Industry, the Ministry of Environment and Tourism, and the Ministry of Finance on strategic revenue management, licensing and mine plans, as well as environmental management and cadastral systems. Project activities include: (1) facilitating stakeholder involvement in environmental audits; (2) reviewing Environmental Impact Assessment guidelines against international best practices and recommending revisions; (3) conducting a Gender Impact Assessment of the extractive sector at the national and provincial levels; and (4) training Ministry of Finance staff in detecting and preventing tax erosion practices.

Expected results 

The expected outcomes for this project include: (1) strengthening the policy and regulatory framework for extractive sector management; (2) improving the implementation of extractive sector policy and regulation within and between key ministries; and (3) increasing evidence-based decision-making for sustainable and gender-sensitive extractive sector management.

Results achieved 


Budget and spending 

Original budget $75,000
Planned disbursement $0
Transaction Date Type Value
15-07-2020 Disbursement $40,972
02-11-2020 Disbursement $247,122
Country percentages by sector
Type of finance Aid grant excluding debt reorganisation
Collaboration type Bilateral
Type of aid Project-type interventions
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