Eco News from Mongolia

Korean Air’s tree planting in Mongolia pays off

Severe desertification in Mongolia and has been awarded the “Environmental Excellence Medal” by the government there. Jong Hee Lee, President and COO of Korean Air, received the honour of the “Environmental Excellence Medal” from Luimed Gansukh, a minister of the Ministry of Environment, at the government headquarters in Ulanbatar. The “Environmental Excellence Medal” is the most prestigious honour awarded by the government of Mongolia. Korean Air, as a commercial company, has received this high recognition for its constant efforts to enhance the environment of Mongolia by planting tens of thousands of trees in the country.