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Why is urban migration in Mongolia problematic?

Local authorities in Mongolia are scrambling to find ways to stop young people from leaving small towns for the capital.

by Pearly Jacob

Local authorities in Mongolia are scrambling to find ways to stop young people from leaving small towns for the capital.

Ulaanbaatar is struggling to cope with the influx of people, even as the mayor banned urban migration.

Al Jazeera's Pearly Jacob reports from Darkhan, Mongolia.


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