Ulaanbaatar, November 21, 2023 — Mr. Iain Frenkiel, Charge d’Affairs of the British Embassy in Ulaanbaatar, engaged in a brief courtesy meeting today with Mr. Dulguun Damdin-Od, the Executive Director of the ITTLLDC at the UN House.
During the courtesy meeting, Mr. Frenkiel expressed a keen interest in the primary focus and pressing challenges faced by Landlocked Developing Countries (LLDCs) in the contemporary geopolitical landscape. The parties engaged in a meaningful discussion on key issues affecting these nations, focusing on crucial areas such as infrastructure development, regional integration, economic diversification, and the challenge of establishing efficient dry ports.
The meeting underscored the commitment of the British Embassy in Ulaanbaatar to engage constructively with organizations like ITTLLDC, contributing to a broader dialogue on addressing the unique needs of landlocked nations. As the discussion concluded, both parties expressed optimism about future collaboration and the potential for shared initiatives aimed at enhancing the resilience and development of Mongolia and LLDCs worldwide.