The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) has announced the approval of a new project entitled “Helping Coronavirus Economic Consequences by Improving Welfare, Job Opportunities and Regional Cooperation in the Fergana Valley.”
According to the ECO Cultural Institute, quoting Fars News Agency in Dushanbe, UNDP has launched a project in Tajikistan to address the economic consequences of the Coronavirus epidemic.
According to the report, the Russian Federation has allocated $ 2 million for the project, which was approved in Dushanbe today.
The project aims to improve living and business conditions in the rural areas of Tajikistan’s Fergana Valley by 2021-2023 by increasing cross-border cooperation with Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan, exchanging advanced experience between Central Asian countries.
In addition, meetings of leadership committees will be held to implement other UNDP projects, including “Strengthening Communities in Tajikistan’s Khatlon Province and Rasht Valley” and “Youth for Trade and Innovation” with Russian funding.