Environment & Energy

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Analysis Results of applying energy efficient solutions in eight pilot sites following the energy audit conducted by the Energy and Automation Institute under the Academy of Sciences of Uzbekistan during Heating Season 2013-2014

This publication is comprised of analysis of energy performance of project's 8 pilot buildings. The analysis is made based on application of energy efficient technical solutions. more

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GEF-UNDP Small Grants Programme Newsletter 4th Edition

The new issue of our newsletter focuses on the improvement of agricultural output, through the use of new bio-friendly crop treatment products, irrigation methods that maximise the amount of water that reach fields, and a re-thinking of soil management. Also discussed in this newsletter are more

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Can your house withstand an earthquake?

This publication is comprised of tips that home owners can use to improve the structural integrity of their homes, and to assess if their houses are earthquake safe. more

OUR WORK - ENVIRONMENT & ENERGY

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.

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