Consulting Services, Rural Development and Disaster Risk Mitigation
Financing: KfW Entwicklungsbank
Brief description of the contract:
Tajikistan is the poorest of the Central Asian countries. 39 per cent of the population lives below the poverty line, and 74 per cent lives in rural areas and their livelihood directly depends on subsistence farming, livestock farming and the usage of forest products. As two thirds of the country’s surface area is covered by high mountains, the risk for natural disasters is high, and this risk is exacerbated by climate change. The project therefore aims at enhancing...