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Battsetseg Batmunkh

Battsetseg Batmunkh

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mongolia

Born in 1973 in Bayankhongor Province, Mongolia.

1996 BA in International Relations, School of Foreign Service, National

University of Mongolia
2000 BBA, Institute of Finance and Economics, Mongolia

2005 MBA, Maastricht School of Management, Netherlands

Work experience
1996-2005 General Director, “Munkhiin useg” Co Ltd

2005-2007 Head of Foreign Relations and Cooperation Department,

Foreign Investment and Foreign Trade Agency
2007-2015 Chair of the Board of Directors, “Munkhiin useg group” Co Ltd

2010-2011 Advisor to the Secretary General, Mongolian People’s Party

2011-2012 Head of Foreign Relations and Cooperation Department,

Mongolian People’s Party

2015-2016 Foreign policy advisor to the Minister of Finance

2016-2020 Vice Minister for Foreign Affairs of Mongolia

Since January 2021 Minister for Foreign Affairs of Mongolia

Foreign languages: English, Russian.

Marital status: Married, with three children


Ministerial Meeting

To mark the Freedom Online Coalition’s (FOC) 10th anniversary, Finland, as the Chair, is organising a virtual FOC 10th Anniversary Ministerial Meeting on 3 December 2021, hosted by Pekka Haavisto, the Finnish Minister for Foreign Affairs. The Ministerial, the culmination of Finland’s FOC Chairship, is an important opportunity to raise the visibility of the Coalition and to set the FOC's goals and vision for the 2020s.