Promoting IWRM and Fostering Transboundary Dialogue in Central Asia

Funding Agency European Union, Gov of Norway, Gov of Kyrgyzstan, Gov of Kazakhstan, Gov of Tajikistan

Implementing Agency UNDP

Budget: US$5,400,000.00

Country: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan

Start Year: 2007

End Year: 2010

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Description: Establish national processes and institutional mechanisms in Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan, and strengthen transboundary dialogue, knowledge exchange and coordination in Central Asia to strategically plan, manage and utilize water resources in an integrated and efficient manner. Support the development of National IWRM plans for Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan, and promote the linkage with similar on-going (Kazakhstan) and emerging (Uzbekistan) activities as well as transboundary dialogue and coordination in Central Asia in general. Based on the recently established "Roadmaps for Speeding up IWRM Planning" in Central Asia (UNEP-UCC & GWP, 2006)

Sector: Water

Beneficiaries: Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan