German-Uzbek Government Working Group on Agriculture met in Tashkent
02 July 2019 - On 12 June, IAMO participated in the 2nd meeting of the German-Uzbek Government Working Group on Agriculture of the Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture.
IAMO Director Thomas Glauben and the scientists Ihtiyor Bobojonov and Lena Kuhn were members of the expert group of the German government delegation led by Parliamentary State Secretary Michael Stübgen. In an intensive exchange with the Minister of Agriculture of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Jamshid Khodjaev, and other representatives of the Uzbek Ministry of Agriculture, research institutions and associations, it was decided to intensify cooperation, especially in the field of certified agriculture, digitization and export promotion. Following the meeting, Thomas Glauben and Nasriddin Najimov (Agency of Horticulture and Greenhouse Development under the Minstry of Agriculture of the Republic of Uzbekistan) signed a Memorandum of Understanding to promote cooperation between the two research institutions.