On 12 February 2020, the Chairman of the Committee on Environmental Protection under the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan, Gulmakhmadzoda D.Ќ. met with the Head of the Regional Office of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in Central Asia, Viorel Gutsu, and its representative in the Republic of Tajikistan, Oleg Guchgeldyev.
The meeting discussed issues of further cooperation of the Committee with the UN Food and Agriculture Program, holding a conference of Ministers of Environment Protection and Agriculture scheduled for May in Tashkent, adaptation to climate change, development of the agricultural sector and food system.
During the meeting issues of bilateral cooperation in development of Environmental Code, inventory and monitoring of glaciers, development of project on reduction of harm to environment and in this way to increase technical capacity in this direction, registration of pesticides and taking measures on reduction of their impact on environment, development of book “Plant world of the Republic of Tajikistan”, measures on implementation of the project “Intermediate management of pesticides and destruction of sustainable organic pollutants in the Central Asian countries and Turkey” were also discussed.
The meeting was held in confidential atmosphere, the parties reached agreement on discussed issues.