NEWS AND EVENTS
May 17, 2016
Sustainable Sudochye Lakes Wetlands Management discussed in Tashkent
A closing conference “Sustainable Sudochye Lakes Wetlands Management project”, funded by the USAID and implemented by the Regional Environmental Center for Central Asia in close cooperation with the State Committee for the Protection of Nature (Goskompriroda) was held in Tashkent on 13 May.
The main goal of the pilot project is to empower local stakeholders in the protection and management of the wetlands in example of Sudochye Lakes System to disseminate received experience in Uzbekistan and the countries of Central Asia.
A range of monitoring equipment was handed over to Goskompriroda. As a result of USAID’s technical assistance, this Uzbek environmental protection agency will be able to mobilize modern technical resources for the development of an integrated water resources management plan for the sustainable management of natural resources and biodiversity conservation.