Yelif Ulagpan is an ethnic Kazakh from Mongolia. She completed her Bachelor’s Degree at National University of Mongolia. After graduating in 2016, she gained work experience at international organizations such as the United Nations (2017) and the Embassy of the United States in Mongolia (2016). Currently, she is doing a Master in International Relations and Diplomacy at Shanghai University. Her thesis is focused on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), specifically on Goal 16.6: Developing effective, accountable and transparent institutions.