Child benefits

The Universal Child Money Programme in Mongolia

This universal social protection brief presents Mongolia's universal programme on child benefits: Its description, evolution, main impacts and future perspectives.

Mongolia's Child Money programme is one of the country's flagship programmes and an essential part of its social protection system, which is among the most progressive and comprehensive of Asia. The programme provides an allowance of MNT20,000 per month to all children aged 0 to 17 years old including children under correctional service and living abroad.