CGIAR Research Program "Dryland Systems"

Strengthen capacity in application of Geoinformatics in assessment and sustainable management of natural resources in Central Asia


Leveraging the Geoinformatics technology and application in an integrated agro-systems research and sustainable management of natural resources through mapping, monitoring and impact assessment, establishing partnership, and geoinformatics capacity development.

Geographical Location (s) including the Action Sites:

  1. Fergana Valley (Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan)
  2. Aral Sea Region (Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan)

Main activities:

Gender research dimension

Enhancement of RS/GIS techniques and maps for gender related activities and rural advisory services (need basis).

Research Outputs:

Research Outcomes: