Roundtable “Water Future in Central Asia: Diversity of opinions. Youth for Water and Peace”


Chairman: G. Baijanov, Chairman of State Water Management Committee, Turkmenistan

Co-chairman: Ph. Saprykin, UN Regional Centre for Preventive Diplomacy for Central Asia


I. Ikromov, Senior researcher, Tajik branch of SIC ICWC – “Science and innovations for water security”

R. Saidov, Head of division, Information-Analytical and Resource Center at the Ministry of Water Management, Uzbekistan— “Key areas of water sector development in Uzbekistan”

B. Janusz-Pawletta, Vice-Rector of International Cooperation and Public Relations, KGU— “Capacity building as the basis of sustainable water management in Central Asia”

Ya. Paschiev, Head of water use division, State Water Management Committee, Turkmenistan — “Water resources and impacts of climate change”

Representative of UN Department of Political and Peacebuilding Affairs — “UN Climate Security Mechanism: principles, goals, lessons and expected results”

R. Paisley, international expert — “ UN Climate Security Mechanism in the context of transboundary water management”

I. Ovezmukhamedov, representative of Turkmenistan to IFAS Executive Committee

I. Dairov, Regional Mountain Centre in Central Asia

Questions and discussion