Mongolian Women's Fund

(Unverified non-profit organisation)

The Mongolian Women Fund is a non-profit organization contributing to livelihood progress, development and prosperity of women. At grassroots level the organization supports community development, and enables women from vulnerable groups to generate a sustainable income through development of basic skills such as felt-making, handcrafting, baking, producing dairy products, and through providing help in obtaining start-up materials and equipment. MONES also provides assistance to awareness raising activities that help women to understand their rights. At institutional level their support goes to building organizational capacity through training, technical support and administrative costs. At policy level MONES supports research work, publications and conferences, as well as broad-ranged awareness work to promote women’s issues in society. MONES also focuses on developing and increasing awareness of philanthropy and promoting volunteerism among the public. One of MONES’ major goals is to strengthen the charity mind-set of the public, to direct public philanthropy to the civil society sector and to increase social responsibility. To achieve these aims they organize training, conferences, and public awareness campaigns.

Website

http://www.mones.org.mn/index.php

Year established

2000

Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

Less than 500,000

About this organisation

Partnership types

Advocacy of global issues; Project funding

Regions / countries / territories

Asia: Mongolia

Global issues

Community development; Education and training; Gender issues