On 25-27April 2019, Kazakhstan hosted the 2nd International Conference on Climate Change for the Educators from the Eastern Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia. The event summed up the results of the 1st international contest of environmental projects of schoolchildren on climate change.

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The UN Multi-Partner Human Security Trust Fund for the Aral Sea region in Uzbekistan (MPHSTF) is pleased to announce its First Call for Proposals

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On 1 April 2019 the Government of Norway and the United Nations Multi-Partner Trust Fund Office in New York signed a Standard Agreement confirming a contribution of NOK 9.5 mln. (about USD 1.1 million) to the UN Multi-Partner Human Security Trust Fund for the Aral region in Uzbekistan

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On March 22, 2019 on the margins of the UNECE Regional Forum on Sustainable Development in Geneva (Switzerland), a side event “Partnership for People: UN Multi-Partner Human Security Trust Fund for the Aral Sea Region in Uzbekistan”, initiated by the Government of the Republic of Uzbekistan and the UN Office in Uzbekistan, will be organized with support of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE).

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On 27-28 February 2019, Mr. Levan Bouadze, UNDP Resident Representative a.i. in Uzbekistan, visited Nukus, as well as Kegeyli, Takhtakupir, Muynak and Shumanay districts to familiarize with the activities and achievements of the projects and programmes implemented by UNDP in cooperation with national counterparts in the Republic of Karakalpakstan.

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On 27 February 2019 in Nukus, Mr. Levan Bouadze, UNDP Resident Representative a.i., handed over agricultural equipment and machinery to the Forestry Committee of Karakalpakstan, as well as to the pasture cooperatives established within the framework of the "Developing climate resilience of farming communities in the drought prone parts of Uzbekistan" project implemented by the Centre of Hydrometeorological Service at the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Uzbekistan (Uzhydromet) and UNDP.

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The fifth extended Project Board meeting of the joint project of the Government of the Republic of Uzbekistan, implemented by the UN Development Programme in Uzbekistan under the financial support from the Adaptation Fund “Developing climate resilience of farming communities in the drought prone parts of Uzbekistan” was held in UzHydromet.

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Possibilities and prospects for the practical application of an improved Drought Early Warning System discussed in Tashkent.

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From 6 to 8 September 2018, the Nukus branch of the Tashkent State Agrarian University hosted an interactive-dialogue seminar "Establishment of a mechanism to raise awareness and initiate the implementation of resource and water-saving practices, including green technologies, by local communities in an arid climate", which was held by specialists of the Foundation for Development of Socially Significant Initiatives (Kazakhstan).

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On 25-29 August, one-day workshop on "Sustainable development of rural areas by expanding cooperation through developing pasture livestock under conditions of climate change" will be held in 5 districts of Karakalpakstan.

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