Location: Zavkhan aimag
Participants: 54 people (35 male, 19 female)
Objective: Promote the development of start-up businesses in the local community, cultivate a start-up ecosystem at aimag and district level, support start-ups led by youth, and build the capacity and mindset of the local youth to manage start-up businesses.
Participation: The pilot programs were organized in partnership with the local Labour and Welfare Service Departments and Start-up Mongolia NGO involving active participation of the Governor’s offices of Zavkhan, representatives from local private companies, Development Solutions NGO and the participants of the pilot program.
As result of the 3-day Pitch event following teams and their ideas were selected by referees:
First place: “Smart furniture” team for their plan to produce smart wooden furniture.
Second place: “Light tree” team for their plan to produce lighting devices.
Third place: “White milk benefits” team for their plan to produce tasty yogurt.