The Asian Development Bank Inception Mission visited Tajikistan on October 14-16, 2019 on the “Water Resources Management in Pyanj River Basin” Project. 

The primary objectives of the ADB Mission were to conduct the meetings with the Agency for Hydrometeorology of the Committee for Environmental Protection under the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan , Project Implementation Consultant and other stakeholders to review the progress of project startup activities, including Initial Procurement and Consultant Mobilization, availability of counterpart funding, and project management office facilities; to confirm with Government stakeholders relevant ADB requirements and procedures, including reporting, procurement, contract award, and disbursement; and to review initial findings of Project Implementation Consultant Inception Report and agree project work plan and schedule.