UNICEF discussing Aral Sea issue in Ashgabat ASHGABAT. KAZINFORM The round table discussions were held in Ashgabat to discuss the impact of the Aral Sea crisis and environmental degradation on the healthcare and nutrition of mothers and children, Trend reports referring to the Turkmen Foreign Ministry.
UN launches new fund to advance sustainable development in Aral Sea region UNITED NATIONS. KAZINFORM UN Secretary-General António Guterres has urged countries to fund a new initiative designed to reduce vulnerability, advance sustainable development and create decent living conditions for millions of people living around the Aral Sea, whose basin encompasses Uzbekistan, and six other countries in Central Asia, The UN News Centre informs.
Scientific and educational expedition to the Aral Sea kicks off NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM QazaqGeography jointly with the Nazarbayev University scientists organized a scientific and educational expedition to the Aral Sea. The expedition team left Nur-Sultan on May 12, QazaqGeography's press service reports.
UN launches new fund to advance sustainable development in Aral Sea region ASTANA. KAZINFORM - UN Secretary-General António Guterres has urged countries to fund a new initiative designed to reduce vulnerability, advance sustainable development and create decent living conditions for millions of people living around the Aral Sea, whose basin encompasses Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan and four other countries in Central Asia, Kazinform has learned from UN News.
Uzbekistan establishes international center of Aral Sea region BAKU. KAZINFORM The Ministry of Innovation Development of Uzbekistan and the International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA) signed a memorandum on establishment of International Innovation Center of the Aral region under the president of Uzbekistan, Uzbek media reported.
Turkmenistan urges UN to launch Aral Sea conservation program UNITED NATIONS. KAZINFORM In his address to the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly, Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov urged UN member states to support the initiative of creating a special UN program for conservation of the Aral Sea basin.
Kazakh Leader underscores importance of prudent use of Aral Sea irrigation waters TURKMENBASHI. KAZINFORM - Addressing the journalists and members of official delegations, the Head of State thanked the President of Turkmenistan for traditionally warm hospitality and highlighted the high level of the Summit, Kazinform cites the press service of Akorda.
Aral Sea problem discussed in Ashgabat ASHGABAT. KAZINFORM The Executive Committee of the international Fund for Saving the Aral Sea (IFAS) with the assistance of the German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ) organized a meeting in Ashgabat on the development of cooperation with international partners, the Neutral Turkmenistan newspaper reported.
Head of KAZISS praises Kazakh-Uzbek coop TASHKENT. KAZINFORM Speaking at the conference dedicated to 25th anniversary of Kazakh-Uzbek diplomatic relations in Tashkent, director of the Kazakhstan Institute for Strategic Studies (KAZISS) Zarema Shaukenova said that Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan are the key countries in the region with close views on many regional and international issues, Kazinform correspondent reports.