Water Strategy of Uzbekistan is adopted

Local news, 01.03.2021

The Water Resource Management and Irrigation Sector Development Strategy of Uzbekistanis adopted for 2021-2023.

Water Strategy
Water Strategy of Uzbekistan © SDC

The Document was approved by the Presidential Resolution on February 24, 2021 and developed with the technical assistance of SDC and ADB, is an important milestone in the reform of the water sector of Uzbekistan.

It contains a set of priority measures aimed at the implementation of fundamentally new ideas and ways of further development and modernization of the sector, the introduction of market mechanisms, information technologies and the principles of integrated water resources management, as well as strengthening of regional cooperation to ensure the efficient and sustainable use of water resources in Uzbekistan.

Speech of the Deputy Head of Mission, Ms. Dominique Petter