Battsetseg Jaavaa (Bagi) has over 6 years of experience working in the development sector at local and international NGOs and nonprofit organizations. She previously worked as a Programs Associate at Give2Asia San Francisco office until her relocation back to Mongolia. Prior to this, Bagi worked as a M&E Officer for a UNDP funded project in Mongolia and as a Foreign Relations Officer at the Mongolian Red Cross Society. During her time with Red Cross, she spent a year in China where she worked as a staff-on-loan to the Netherlands Red Cross East Asia Regional Delegation Office in Beijing. This assignment provided her with an opportunity to receive on-the-job training on project management, M&E, and donor relations; and to observe field visits to North Korea and northeastern provinces of China.
Bagi holds an MA in International Relations from Waseda University, Japan and an MBA in Management from the National University of Mongolia. She earned her BA in International Relations from Istanbul University, Turkey.