Prospects for sustainable use and development of pastures in Uzbekistan
Tashkent hosted scientific practical conference on “Prospects for sustainable use and development of pastures in Uzbekistan”.
The event, organized by the Committee of the Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan on Agricultural and Water Management Issues in cooperation with the State Committee on Land Resources, Geodesy, Cartography and State Cadaster, the UNDP in Uzbekistan, was attended by deputies, experts, representatives of international organizations.
Chairman of the Committee on Agricultural and Water Management Issues Tulkin Eshnazarov and Chairman of the State Committee on Land Resources, Geodesy, Cartography and State Cadaster Abdushukur Abdullayev noted that in Uzbekistan there is an increasing need for protection of pastures, ensuring the priority and role of private property, effective use of pastures, increasing production and competitiveness of livestock products.
At the event, participants were informed about current state and prospects of using pastures in Uzbekistan, foreign countries experience. Special attention was paid on activities aimed at bringing to people the essence and importance of the Draft Law “On pastures”.
It was noted that the draft law provides for regulation of the rights and obligations of people using pastures, participation of civil society institutions, non-governmental non-profit organizations and citizens in ensuring the use and protection of pastures.