From 20 to 22 February 2018 in the city of Buston, Sughd region, the Training on “IWRM and Basin Planning” was held, which was dedicated to the International Decade of Action “Water for Sustainable Development” 2018-2028 and the Water Sector Reform Program for 2016-2025).
The main goals and objectives of IWRM were:
- Familiarization of students with the methodology and practice of integrated water resources management and increasing the efficiency of water use and train specialists in the field of management, rational use and protection of water resources.
- Raising the level of knowledge on integrated water resources management in accordance with international and state standards;
- Development of competencies for decision-making at all levels of the water management system for the rational use and protection of water resources;
- To contribute to the formation of students’ understanding of the process of integrated management, sustainable development and planning of water management activities as the basis for sustainable social and economic development of the Syrdarya basin.