SGP projects provide the testing ground for innovation and piloting that can be scaled up to a larger level.
Ms. Anita Nirody
UN Resident Coordinator, Uzbekistan
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Country Programme Snapshot

Start Date 2008
# of Projects 82
Total Grant Amount US$ 2,083,267
Total cash Co-Financing US$ 3,150,792
Total In-Kind Co-Financing US$ 1,172,123

Country Portfolio by Area of Work

Climate Change Mitigation
Community Based Adaptation
Land Degradation
Country Impact

A strong base for promotion and spread of a few resource saving technologies has been built and keeps developing across the country:

  • Laser levelling

  • Pistachio plantations

  • Aquaculture

  • Biogas

Many tangible results achieved for individual communities and areas:

  • National PA system was expanded on over 13 000 ha.

  • More than 150 ha reforested directly plus many more indirectly as a result of our projects

  • A number of water saving technologies demonstrated which is extremely important for Uzbekistan in the view of adaptation to climate change

  • Many energy solutions advertised and promoted across rural communities