PRESS RELEASE

PRESS RELEASE

                                                                                                                                                   

Workshop training on “Capacity Building and Resource Management of the

Agency for Hydrometeorology of the Republic of Tajikistan”

 

        On August 21, 2019, the Workshop was held at the Agency for Hydrometeorology of the Committee for Environment Protection under the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan on “Capacity Building and Resource Management of the Agency for Hydrometeorology”. The Workshop was organized jointly with the Agency for Hydrometeorology and the State Investment Project “Water Resources Management in the Pyanj River Basin” (Additional Financing). This Project is implemented with the support of the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan together with the Asian Development Bank and the Green Climate Fund. The Project Executive Agency is the Agency for Hydrometeorology of the Committee for Environment Protection under the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan.

       The Project objectives and tasks are aimed at the legal and organizational transformation of the Agency for Hydrometeorology, forecasting and early warning quality improvement, marketing of information services, capacity building of the employees, as well as organization of modern working conditions for employees of the Agency for Hydrometeorology.

       The Workshop was aimed to introduce the Project objectives and tasks and to discuss the measures for increasing sustainability and improving of performance indicators of Tajik Hydromet. The local specialists and regional centers staff of the Agency for Hydrometeorology attended the Workshop, as well as representatives of the Asian Development Bank, the Branch of the Executing Committee International Fund for Saving the Aral Sea in RT and the Central Asia Hydrometeorological Modernization Project.

       During the discussions were raised the issues related to forecasting system improvement, capacity building of human resources and sharing knowledge, introducing and using of best practices and technologies.

Following the Workshop results, participants noted in their statements the actual Workshop subject, praised the presenters and the materials presented. The Management of the Agency for Hydrometeorology and Project Implementation Group noted that all suggestions and recommendations of the participants would be taken into account and considered as possible in Project implementation process.

Fig. 1 Presentation of M. Shodmonov on familiarization of participants with the Project objectives and tasks of “Water Resources Management in the Pyanj River Basin” Project
         (Additional financing)

Fig. 2 Presentation of J. Baidullaeva on “Existing opportunities, resources and Capacity of the Agency for Hydrometeorology”

Fig. 3 Discussions of the present subjects and problems in Hydromet and regional centers of the Agency for Hydrometeorology

Новости