Environment & Energy

  • Let's Make Our House WarmerLet's Make Our House WarmerThis publication presents the modern methods of wall insulation, measures to improve the energy efficiency of windows, as well as recommendations for energy savings.

  • Energy Efficiency in Buildings: Untapped Reserves for Uzbekistan Sustainable DevelopmentEnergy Efficiency in Buildings: Untapped Reserves for Uzbekistan Sustainable DevelopmentThe objective of this study is assessment of option on increasing energy efficiency improvement in buildings in Uzbekistan as well as identifying energy saving potential and associated social and economic benefits can be achieved by 2050.

  • ALTERNATIVE MADE BY YOURSELF - SummaryALTERNATIVE MADE BY YOURSELF - SummaryIf you have some spare time, you can easily provide your home or cottage clean energy, and not only save money but also contribute to the environment protection.

  • ALTERNATIVE MADE BY YOURSELF or how to construct energy efficient technologiesALTERNATIVE MADE BY YOURSELF or how to construct energy efficient technologiesThe publication is a step-by-step guideline on how to construct energy-efficient technologies like solar or energy-efficient furnace, briquette press, an oven and a biogas plant.

  • GEF SGP Newsletter #5GEF SGP Newsletter #5The articles of this issue draw attention of readers to the existing problems with reduction of agricultural lands fertility and describe the best soil conservation technology No-till (zero tillage); to new land-use practices to protect soil, rational use of mineral fertilizers using the latest equipment and control means and etc.


Uzbekistan’s climatic and geographic features, and its unique ecosystems which are home to globally significant flora and fauna, have made environmental sustainability a national priority. Given rapid economic development in recent years, Uzbekistan recognises the need to balance economic growth and environmental protection. Therefore, a major national objective is to ensure that Uzbekistan’s environment is effectively protected and sustainably utilised for the benefit of future generations. Through capacity building and piloting initiatives, UNDP has contributed to the attainment of the Millennium Development Goal 7 and corresponding national MDG targets.