Mongolia 1540 Reporting

Mongolia 1540 Reporting
Mongolia signed the International Convention for the Suppression of Acts of Nuclear Terrorism in 2005, Source:

1540 Matrix

Offers/Requests of Assistance

Mongolia has officially requested assistance through the 1540 committee for "strengthening the Technical Capabilities of Export and Import Controls over Nuclear and other Radioactive Materials in Mongolia, which included a shortage of trained personnel and technical equipment needs to improve nuclear detection capabilities at their borders for imports and exports." See the United Nations 1540 Committee Website for more information on Assistance Requested by Member States.


Not Signed

It has declared its territory to be a NWFZ and attained international recognition for that by the UN General Assembly Resolution 53/77 D.


Corruption Perceptions Index

  • 2014
  • 39/100 (Rank 80/175)
October 28, 2015
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This article is part of a collection examining implementation of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1540, which requires all states to implement measures aimed at preventing non-state actors from acquiring NBC weapons, related materials, and their means of delivery. It details Mongolia’s implementation efforts to-date.


This material is produced independently for NTI by the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey and does not necessarily reflect the opinions of and has not been independently verified by NTI or its directors, officers, employees, or agents. Copyright 2019.