Small Basin Council in Aralsk: Access to Drinking Water on the Agenda

Small Basin Council in Aralsk:  Access to Drinking Water on the AgendaARALSK – Second Small Basin Council for Smaller Aral irrigation area to take place on 10 April 2013 in the framework of “Water Management and Basin Organizations in Central Asia (WMBOCA)” project funded by the European Union and implemented by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, Transboundary Water Management in Central Asia Programme.

During the Council, access to drinking water for the population of Aralsk and Kazalinsk districts will be discussed as well as reconstruction of the drainage system on the left shore area of Kazalinsk district, abandoned drainage systems, works on headwork construction on...

Third meeting of the Steering Committee of the National Policy Dialogue on Integrated Water Resources Management in Turkmenistan with the focus on basin planning

Third meeting of the Steering Committee of the National Policy Dialogue on Integrated Water  Resources Management in Turkmenistan with the focus on basin planningASHGABAT — Third meeting of the Steering Committee of the National Policy Dialogue on Integrated Water Resources
Management under the EU Water Initiative in Turkmenistan (NPD) took place on 5 April 2013 in line with the national
holiday “A Drop of Water is a Grain of Gold”. The financial support of the UNECE-led National Policy Dialogue was provided
in the framework of the EU-funded project “Water Management and Basin Organisations in Central Asia (WMBOCA)”,
which is implemented by GIZ Transboundary Water Management in Central Asia Programme.
The NPDs are aimed at assisting governments of Central Asia in promoting implementation of th...

Basin planning trainings in the Isfara river basin

Basin planning trainings in the Isfara river basinBATKEN – Today members of working group on basin planning for the Isfara river basin, representatives of water
management, nature protection, sanitary a...

Ninth Steering Committee Meeting of the National Policy Dialogue on Integrated Water Resources Management

Ninth Steering Committee Meeting of the National Policy Dialogue on  Integrated Water Resources ManagementBISHKEK – Ninth Steering Committee meeting of the National Policy Dialogue on Integrated Water Resources Management in
Kyrgyzstan (NPD) took place on 13...

Climate and Flow Prediction in Small River Basins of Central Asia: Expert Meetings in Ashgabat

Climate and Flow Prediction in Small River Basins of Central Asia: Expert Meetings in AshgabatASHGABAT – This week (14-18 January 2013) Introductory Meetings on Climate and Flow Prediction in Small River Basins of Central Asia have taken place in the framework of the EU-funded action “Water Management and Basin Organisations in Central Asia (WMBOCA)”, implemented by programme of Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH.
Nominated experts from Turkmen and Kyrgyz partner water management organisations, German scientists from University of Wuerzburg and representatives of the GIZ Transboundary Water Management in Central Asia Pro- gramme have discussed theoretical approach and practical solutions on clim...

Stakeholder Dialogue on Water Saving and Conservation took place in Ashgabat

ASHGABAT – The Stakeholder Dialogue on Water Saving and Conservation took place in the framework of the EU-funded action “Water Management and Basin Organisations in Central Asia (WMBOCA)”, implemented by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH.
During the meeting representatives of state agencies, international organisations, national and international experts discussed issues of rational and effective use of the water resources.

GIZ provides trainings for water management and nature protection specialists in Mary

Press-release_-1-7-Nov-2012_GIS-training-in-Murgab_TM_WMBOCA_Eng On 1-7 Nov. 2012, water management and nature protection specialists will have technical training in the city of Mary. The training in a frame of “Water Management and Basin Organisations in Central Asia (WMBOCA)” projects funded by the European Union and implemented by programme of Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH.

Professionals in the spheres of water management and nature protection working in Mary velayat will get training on data base, geographic information systems (GIS) and earth remote sensing (satellite images).

The training will be conducted by highly qualified specialists of the Scientific-Information Center of the Interstate Coordination Water Commission of the Central Asia (SIC ICWC).

The EU-funded Project on Water management and Basin organizations delivers trainings in Mary on 1 November

The EU-funded Project on Water management and Basin organizations delivers trainings in Mary on 1 NovemberASHGABAT — The technical training for water management and nature protection specialists will be held in the city of Mary on 1-7 November 2012...

A Source of Peace – Transboundary Water Management in Central Asia

2011-02-07_Fact-Sheet_BBIC-and-HW_UZ-covershot Rehabilitation of the Bad Bad irrigation canal and its headwork

 Irrigated agriculture is the basis of the Uzbek economy and the main source of employ...

Transboundary Water Management in Central Asia (TWMCA) – A Source of Peace

Transboundary Water Management  in Central Asia (TWMCA) – A Source of PeaceIntroduction
Purpose and context of the Review
The underlying mid-term review report is based on an assessment of the pro- gramme ́s status from the point of view of its perceived impacts. The review ́s ap- proach was primarily learning oriented and designed to support reflection within the programme team.
The review did not only take a close look at the German contribution, but also at the activities occurring in partner organizations (like UNECE) and target groups...