An Inception workshop on ADB funded project on "Improving Rural Livelihoods through Efficient On-farm Water and Soil Fertility Management in Central Asia " was successfully held in Tashkent from 19-20 February, 2004. In all, more than 60 participants attended the workshop, including Heads of NARS and leading scientists from all Central Asian countries and Azerbaijan , representatives of ADB, SDC, USAID, GTZ, and some NGOs, scientists from ICARDA Headquarters and CAC Regional office as well as IWMI scientists.More info
ADB Mission headed by Dr. Katsuji Matsunami, Director, Agriculture, Environment and Natural Resources Division, ADB visited ICARDA-CAC Regional Office in Tashkent on 11 February, 2004. The Mission was undertaken on the Central Asian Republics Initiative for Land Management (CARILM), which is an outgrowth of the ongoing process to strengthen implementation of the UNCCD in Central Asia.More info
A Regional Agricultural Information System (RAIS) Workshop for Central Asia and the Caucasus was held in Tashkent , Uzbekistan from 27-28 January, 2004.
On 18 December 2015, the International Water Management Institute (IWMI) in the frame of the Regional Program of the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) in Central Asia and the Caucasus (CAC), organized a policy dialogue on "Improving soil and land degradation through licorice cultivation in Uzbekistan".More info