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Practical Ways of Improving Irrigation in Karakalpakstan

Ensuring self-sufficient, environmentally-appropriate and productive agriculture in areas of degraded land, such as that in the Autonomous Republic of Karakalpakstan, requires sustainable irrigation practices. Introducing tried-and-tested laser levelling techniques can help ensure that limited irrigmore

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Replacing Paperwork with IT in Uzbekistan’s Local Government

For many years the daily work of Mr. Furqat Sanginov, a senior officer in the local government of Uzbekistan’s Djizakh region, has been a bureaucratic nightmare. His problems were symptomatic of a system reliant on paperwork and defined by inefficiency, but all this changed since the introduction ofmore

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UN Resident Coordinator Stefan Priesner presents his credentials to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan

Today, Mr. Stefan Priesner presented his credentials to His Excellency Mr. Abdulaziz Kamilov, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan as Resident Coordinator of the United Nations and Resident Representative for the United Nations Development Programme.   Stefan Priesner delivered a lettermore

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UN Resident Coordinator Stefan Priesner presents his credentials to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan

Today, Mr. Stefan Priesner presented his credentials to His Excellency Mr. Abdulaziz Kamilov, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan as Resident Coordinator of the United Nations and Resident Representative for the United Nations Development Programme. Stefan Priesner delivered a letter from more