Baasankhorol holds a Bachelor degree in Urban Planning and Architecture from Mongolian University of Science and Technology. During her undergraduate studies, she participated in the Nomad City program by Goethe Institute from 2012-2014 in Dresden Germany and Ulaanbaatar Mongolia and did a research on the transition of Ulaanbaatar’s “Ger” Settlements area.
She works as an urban planner in “Urban Planning Institute” Co.ltd and coordinator at “Mongolian Chamber of Urban Development” since 2013. As an urban planner, her main responsibilities are managing research, making analysis for local cities’ planning projects identifying the main problems to be concerned and developing plans for the cities determining the best way to use cities’ land and resource. As a coordinator at MCUD,she invites external and domestic consultants to organize seminars and trainings in urban development sector while providing professional consulting services to the local authorities and supporting to improve their human resources by training and capacity building.
Areas of interest
Her main areas of interests are sustainable urban development, affordable housing, community participation in urban development, urban governance and infrastructure management.