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Tajik decorative stone processing enterprises participate in international stone industry exposition in India

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Three Tajik decorative stone processing enterprises, namely Khoroi Khujand LLC, Sangi Somon LLC and Sa-Rai LLC are participating in a four-day international stone industry exposition, dubbed India Stonemart 2022 Stone for Sustainability, which kicked off in Jaipur, India on November 10.   Organized by the Center for Development of Stones (CDOS) jointly with the Rajasthan Read More

Tajikistan expected to introduce laboratory information management system

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To help Tajikistan reduce tuberculosis transmission and keep Tajik families healthy, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) handed over a new Laboratory Information Management System to Tajikistan’s National Tuberculosis Reference Laboratory on November 9.   According to the U.S. Embassy in Dushanbe, this system will help the National Reference Laboratory manage data reported by Read More

AKAH organizes discussion on approaches to environmental resilience from climate change in the mountainous regions of Tajikistan

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The Aga Khan Agency for Habitat (AKAH) jointly with the State Agency for Hydrometeorology, Committee for Environmental Protection (CoEP) under the Government of Tajikistan held a panel discussion “Approach to Building Adaptive and Resilient Communities in Urban and Rural Areas in the High Mountains of Tajikistan” at UNFCCC COP 27 in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt.   Read More

USAID broadens Aral Sea Restoration Project with US$1.6 million in funding for Uzbekistan

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The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) on November 10 announced the launch of the second phase of its Environmental Restoration of the Aral Sea (ERAS II) activity.   The US Embassy in Tashkent says USAID will spend approximately US$1.6 million to counter the adverse effects of desertification in the Aral Sea region by improving Read More

WB preparing technical assistance to further improve sustainability of Roghun Hydro Power Project

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On November 8, World Bank Group President David Malpass met in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt with President Emomali Rahmon of Tajikistan on the sidelines of COP27.   According to the World Bank, the parties discussed the challenging outlook for the Tajik economy, which is facing increased uncertainty amid regional instability.   World Bank head reportedly Read More

Citing Safety Concerns, Tajikistan Skips Sambo World Championships In Bishkek

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Tajikistan has decided to skip the World Sambo Championships that kick off in the Kyrgyz capital, Bishkek, on November 11, following violent clashes along a disputed segment of the Tajik-Kyrgyz border in September that left dozens dead on both sides. Tajik Sambo Federation officials told RFE/RL that the decision was made due to safety concerns. Read More

Meeting of the Permanent Representative of Tajikistan with the Under-Secretary-General, Head of the UN Counter-Terrorism Office

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On November 9, 2022 the Permanent Representative of Tajikistan to the United Nations Jonibek Hikmat met with the Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations, Head of Counter-Terrorism Office Mr. Vladimir Voronkov. During the meeting the parties discussed the issues of mutual interest in the field of countering terrorism and extremism, as well as outcomes of the Read More