WED Festivities in Mongolia Kick Off as Thousands Gather in Ulaanbaatar’s Central Square

The week of festivities in Mongolia for World Environment Day 2013 is in full swing. Flash mobs, dances and games themed on food waste and loss and the environment marked the beginning of WED 2013 events in Mongolia, as thousands of children gathered together in Ulaanbaatar’s Central Square in colorful costumes and WED t-shirts. Later in the day members of the media visited a small-scale gold mine.