Service Purchase on Social protection diagnostic review of Mongolia - Assessment Based National Dialogue

The objective of this exercise is to carry out an up to date assessment of the social protection system, considering and assessing the progresses in implementing the ABND (2015) recommendations, and updating the findings and recommendations of the Report. It should also consider recommendations produced under the UNJP Outcome 1 which focus on the extension of social and health insurance to herders and Outcome 2 focused on shock responsive social protection. The objective of the research is to assist social dialogue by building evidence and engaging with constituents, in order to make recommendations to the Government of Mongolia regarding: Improvements in the effectiveness (coverage and adequacy), efficiency and sustainability of the social protection system, including options to extend coverage to the most vulnerable (including herders and those affected by climate change). Support the government developing a social protection financing strategy.