Dushanbe, November 13, 2021 – UNDP in partnership with the Agency for Forestry under the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan and academia held a one-day training for 80 young scientists and researchers to highlight the importance of youth participation in sustainable forest management and contribution towards sustainable development. This event is a part of a broader youth awareness campaign aiming to promote forestry education for younger generations.
29 October 2021, Khatlon region – Early assessment has shown that fruit loss in Lohuti Jamoat averaged 80% per season. UNDP has granted the jamoat with a new fruit drying machine that is expected to improve the quality of agricultural products and minimize fruit loss down to 30%.
The world is watching as global leaders gather in Glasgow for the COP26 UN Climate Change Conference -- hoping that they will make brave decisions that will deliver on the promises made in the Paris Agreement.
Dushanbe, 25 October 2021 – Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Tajikistan and UNDP held a conference on development of legal aid system in the country today to mark to the fifth anniversary of establishing the State Agency "Legal Aid Center" to provide free legal services to vulnerable population across the country.
Khujand, 20.10.2021 – UNDP Resident Representative in Tajikistan Dr. Pratibha Mehta met the Consul General of the Russian Federation in Khujand Mr. Varlamov Andrey during her working visit to Khujand to monitor the progress of the UNDP sub-projects implemented within the framework of the Youth for Business and Innovation supported by the UNDP-Russian Trust Fund for Development.
Ehson, 25, has come a troubled way to his dream of having a family. After a two-year-long construction of his house, where he would move with his wife-to be, Ehson has held a small wedding ceremony in fall of 2020 because of the COVID-19 pandemic restrictions.
Kushoniyon, 14 October 2021 – UNDP and the Committee of Emergency Situations and Civil Defense of Tajikistan have opened a non-food items warehouse with emergency stockpile for cross-border emergency situations.

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8.742 million

(2017, source: TAJSTAT) Population

29.7%

(2017, source: MEDT)
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1010 USD

(2018, World Bank Data)
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