Uzbekistan, AFD discuss implementation of joint projects
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- On 23 August, a meeting with a delegation of the Agence Française de Développement (AFD, French Development Agency) was held at the Ministry of Investment and Foreign Trade. This meeting was organized as part of the annual bilateral consultations between the government of the Republic of Uzbekistan and the AFD.
The delegation led by Mrs. Cecil Cupri, the new regional director of the AFD arrived in Uzbekistan to meet and discuss the regional strategy of activity, as well as to sign the Protocol of annual consultations between the government of the Republic of Uzbekistan and the AFD.
The meeting examined in detail the projects proposed for financing the AFD: the head of the mission confirmed her readiness to continue further cooperation in such areas as climate change, tourism, water and sanitation, hydropower, and livestock.
Also during the meeting, the parties discussed further steps to implement the current projects of the AFD, implemented in the republic, and worked out the recommendations of the French side to improve the process of preparing projects.