The Founder of Peace and National Unity, Leader of the Nation, President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon and Speaker of the National Assembly, Mayor of Dushanbe Rustam Emomali took part in the inauguration ceremony of new building of the Agency for Hydrometeorology.
The facility consists of a six-story main building, three conference rooms and ancillary facilities, 108 offices. For effective work of the staff, the offices are equipped with the necessary equipment, information and communication technologies. According to the project, technical and office premises are located in the basement of the main building.
During the familiarization, the President of the Republic of Tajikistan, Leader of the Nation Emomali Rahmon visited the Hydrometeorology center, Glaciology center and other working premises and highly appreciated the quality of the work done.
The laboratory building of the Agency for Hydrometeorology is two-story and consists of 20 rooms. The laboratory is equipped with modern equipment for testing surface water, air quality, testing and repairing meteorological instruments.
During the celebration of the 30th anniversary of the state independence of the Republic of Tajikistan, with the direct support of the Leader of the Nation Emomali Rahmon, the Agency for Hydrometeorology of the Committee for Environmental Protection under the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan became the center of information and meteorological service.
During the conversation with the employees of the Agency for Hydrometeorology, the Leader of the Nation Emomali Rahmon, emphasized that in the context of climate change and the creation of modern conditions, equipping a new building with world-class equipment, specialists should conduct effective activities in studying the State glaciers at the required level to provide accurate and timely information on the weather in the country to the population and government agencies on a daily basis.
The employees of the Agency for Hydrometeorology, in response to the care of the Leader of the Nation, expressed gratitude and desire to further improve the level and quality of work and make a significant contribution to the timely and high-quality provision of meteorological information to stakeholders.
The building was constructed with the support of the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan and the Asian Development Bank within the framework of the project "Water Resources Management in Pyanj River Basin" (additional financing).
The head of the regional office of the Asian Development Bank in Tajikistan, Shannie Campbell also attended the opening ceremony to make acquainted with the results of the work done.
Chairman of the Committee of Environmental Protection under the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan B.Sheralizoda and Head of the regional office of the Asian Development Bank in Tajikistan Shannie Campbell during a meeting with the management and staff of the Agency for Hydrometeorology emphasized that commissioning of the new building of the Agency for Hydrometeorology is a good opportunity for Agency specialists to provide timely and accurate high-quality weather forecasting and climate change information.