PUBLIC CONSULTATION ON “ DRAFT INTEGRATED WATER RESOURCE MANAGEMENT PLAN FOR ALTAIN UVUR GOBI’S RIVER BASIN”
Dear representatives of Governors’ Office, NGOs, CSOs, the private sector and citizens, herders, farmers in Khurmen, Sewrei, Noyon, Bayandalai, Nomgon and Gurvantes soums of Umnugobi aimag, Bayanling, Bayantsagaan, Bayan-ondor, Bayangobi and Shinejinest soums of Bayankhongor aimag, Bogd soum of Uvurkhangai aimag and Tseel, Tsogt, Bugat, Tugrug, Altai and Erdene soums of Gobi-Altai aimag,
We are pleased to invite you to the “Open public consultation on the draft Integrated Water Resources Management Plan (IWRMP) for Altain Uvur Gobi Basin in November 01-05, 2018, jointly to be organized by Ministry of Environment and Tourism, Project Management Unit (PMU) of Mining Infrastructure and Investment Support Project (MINIS), financed by World Bank, and the Consultant team of Mongolian Association of Hydrogeologists NGO.
The objective of the consultation: Provide information on the draft IWRMP, discuss the draftamong the related stakeholders and revise it by considering the comments made the relevant stakeholders into the draft and finalize.
Stakeholders: Local Governor Office, Citizen Representative Meeting, Division of Development Policy and Planning of Local Governor Office, Division of Agriculture, Environmental Inspector, rangers, Altain Uvur Gobi’s River Basin Authority, Stakeholders’ Involvement Council of Altain Uvur Gobi, water users and consumers, NGOs, civil society organizations and local communities and herders in aforementioned aimags and soums.
LOCATIONS, DATE AND HALLS OF THE CONSULTATIONS
Location of consultation
Soums to be covered
Consultation# 1 Khurmen soum of Umnugobi aimag
Consultation# 2 Gurvantes soum of Umnugobi aimag
Consultation# 3Shinejinest soum of Bayankhongor aimag
Consultation #4 Bayanlig soum of Bayankhongor aimag
Bogd soum of Uvurkhangai aimag
Consultation #5 Bayangobi soum of Bayankhongor aimag
Altai soum of Gobi-Altai aimag
Tseel, Bugat, Tugrug
Consultation# 2 Tsogt soum of Gobi-Altai aimag
Consultation #3 Bayantsagaan soum of Bayankhongor
Consultation #4Bayan-ondor soum of Bayankhongor
Opening remarks – Moderator
Presentation 1 Introduction of MINIS
Presentation 2 IWRM plan
Session for comments and recommendations
Collect the questionnaires - The consultant team
All verbal and written comments and concerns made by participants will be fully recorded and possible comments will be reflected in the draftIWRMP.
Your recommendations are valuable to the IWRMP and please carefully look at the consultation package and prepare your suggestion before coming to the consultation.
Consultation materials have been disclosed on MINIS website (http://minis.mn/en/p/consultation-overview) and hard copies have been placed at Local Governor Office and Citizen Representative Meeting Hall of aforementioned soums and aimags and been delivered the package to the key local stakeholders in person.
Interested stakeholders may visit to the relevant Local Governor Offices and Citizens’ Hall to review these documents and in order to provide opportunity for the local residents to comment on the draft feedback journal has been placed together with the package. Therefore, after 14 days the consultation is held additional comments can be submitted through the following channels. Also, information about consultation can be obtained through the contacts in below:
- Online feedback form:http://minis.mn/en/p/feedback-form
- Post:MINIS Project Suite-401, Arig Building, 1st Khoroo, Sukhbaatar District, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
- Phone: +976 - 7011-2689, 91995545
- Fax: +976 - 7011-2689
- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MinisProject/
- Twitter: https://twitter.com/water47189300
- E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org,email@example.com
All participants will be informed about how their inputs and feedback have been taken into account in the draft IWRMP and also, this information will be publicly made available.
THE MINING INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT SUPPORT PROJECT UNIT
“MONGOLIAN ASSOCIATION OF HYDROGEOLOGIST” NGO
Download consultation materials in below: