Environment & Energy

  • 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.

  • Newsletter: International Day for Disaster Reduction-2012Newsletter: International Day for Disaster Reduction-2012International Day for Disaster Reduction is observed throughout the world every year to highlight the importance of DRR activities and to create awareness on this topic.

  • Semi-annual report of the project for 2014Semi-annual report of the project for 2014This issue provides a wide and detailed report about the activities and results of the project for 2014.


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.