The collection includes 4 articles in Russian of leading experts of the IFAS Agency, Scientific Information Center of Interstate Commission for Water Coordination (SIC ICWC) and CWP-Uzbekistan:
1. Global Water Partnership
2. Uzbekistan's actions to increase water availability in the Aral Sea region
3. Integrated water resources management according to a neutral land degradation concept in Uzbekistan
4. General description of the state and use of water resources for drinking water supply in Central Asia
This analytical review of two different approaches to IWRM implementation progress assessment highlights the need to use a uniform approach to assessing IWRM progress globally.
This publication in Russian language was prepared by IFAS Agency Director Vadim Sokolov and CWP-Uzbekistan coordinator Mansur Abduraimov.
In addition to describing the main problems of creating conditions for IWRM, involving the parties, introducing IWRM instruments and financing IWRM, the authors suggest next steps on implementing IWRM in Uzbekistan.