The overall objective is to strengthen the institutional capacity and access to information to facilitate Demand Side Energy Efficiency (DSEE) investment in Mongolia.
The objective of the assignment is to develop a medium size project that will support Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions in the Construction Sector of Mongolia.
The project promoted energy efficient houses with special focus on the use of straw bale as insulation. With funding from UNDP, the project provided technical assistance and capacity building to construction workers, home builders, homeowners as well as straw bale suppliers. It also provided information dissemination on this type of housing technology which has been proven to reduce pollution, promote energy efficiency and use renewable resources.