“Women Geologists’ Club” was founded on May 1st, 2012 by the aspiration of women in the geological sector and it has been working continuously and constantly since its establishment. In 2014, we have expanded the club’s activities and established “Association for Mongolian Women Geoscientists” (AMWG) in order to protect the women’s right in a society. The Association is public, non-profit and non-governmental organization.
In 2014, we became an international chapter of “Association for Women Geoscientists” (AWG) international organization which is based in the USA. Today, Association for Mongolian Women Geoscientists” has over 200 members affiliated with geology, geochemistry, geophysics, hydrogeology, geo-ecology, engineering geology, geodesy, drilling engineers, economist, and financier’s.
The Association has five management teams which include the strategy planning, foreign relation, human resources, public relations and media and training. The management teams are elected from the Board of Members.
● Encourage women in geology
● Protect common right of members
● Improve professional skills
● Exchange experiences
●To reflect members’ opinions and put forward amendments to the government policy and legislation related to geological and the mining sector
● Cooperate with governments for the policy implementations
● Advertise geoscience to the public
AREAS OF ACTIVITY
● Assemble women’s information who are working or worked in geological sector and encourage their interests and provide proper aid
● Increase the membership
● Set off the professional and multi-functional activities between the members
● Cooperate with other professional associations or organizations
● Affiliate with other international associations or organizations
● Advertise and introduce professional characteristics to the public
President of the AMWG: T.Munkhtegsh
Founder of “Women geologists’ club”, Mineralogist, Mapping Geologist, Master of Geological Science
Executive director: Ch.Enkhtuya
Exploration Geologist, Master of Geological Science, Professional Engineer for exploring of Industrial Minerals
Mapping Geologist, Master of Geological Science, Director of “Landmap” LLC
#703, Global Business Center, Chingeltei district, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
Telephone: (976) 9908 5190, (976) 9984 7215
The Calgary chapter was officially formed in 2016.
Vice President/Website Coordinator
MRU Student Liason
c/o 2038 37 Ave SW
Calgary, AB T2T 2H5
Web Address: http://calgaryawg.wix.com/yycawg