Achieving Ecosystem Stability on Degraded Land in Karakalpakstan and the Kyzylkum Desert

Funding Agency GEF, UNDP, Gov of Uzbekistan

Implementing Agency State committee of Environment

Budget: US$2,943,800.00

Country: Uzbekistan

Start Year: 2008

End Year: 2013

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Description: The main objective of the project was to test, evaluate and promote innovative solutions to the problems of land degradation at a pilot scale in Kyzyl Rovat (Bukhara region) and Kazakhdarya (Karakalpakstan) communities and replicate best practices in order to achieve ecosystem stability on degraded land in Karakalpakstan and the Kyzylkum Desert.

Sector: Environment, Natural resources and rural development

Beneficiaries: UNDP Uzbekistan