Zorig Foundation was founded in memory of the late Zorig Sanjaasuren. Established in 1998 as a non-profit, non-government organization by Zorig's close friends, colleagues, and family members, the Zorig Foundation aims to continue his legacy by spreading democratic values and ideals throughout Mongolia.

VISION: We envision a society in which citizens are informed and are engaged in the decisions that shape Mongolia’s future.

MISSION: Guided by democratic values and through effective partnerships, we strive to empower Mongolians with the resources and knowledge to help them make a difference in their communities

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Women's Leadership Program cohort 2 community development projects

The Women's Leadership Program (WLP) has been running since January 2015 and a special feature were the four community development projects designed a

Women's Leadership Program Launch

Оn 5 November 2014, Australia Awards Mongolia launched the Women’s Leadership Program at Bayangol Restaurant Over 150 distinguished guests and Austral

Women's Leadership Program - Networking event

A unique feature of the WLP is its community development projects designed and implemented by program participants. These projects complement particip

The second Women's Leadership Program (WLP) commenced

The second Women's Leadership Program (WLP) commenced in December 2015 with 20 participants selected from talented graduates of the Australia Awards M

STAGE program

Funded by the United States Agency for International Development and overseen by the Asia Foundation, STAGE was one of the most successful projects to

Access for Success Program

Access for Success is a year-long mentorship program for alumni students from the English Access Micro Scholarship program. The program goal is to eng

Young Intern Program

The Zorig Foundation feels that the program was a great success. We hope to continue the program in the coming years, as we saw a lot of opportunities