From 28 to 29 October Urgench will host the International Conference "Development of cooperation in the Aral SeaBasin to mitigate environmental catastrophe." It is planned that the event will bring together experts from more than 25 countries.

Its main goal is to mobilize resources and efforts of the international community for the implementation of practical actions for the implementation of programs and projects aimed at improving the environmental and socio-economic situation in the Aral Sea basin region, and ensuring the further development of international cooperation to reduce the negative impacts of environmental disaster, Uzbekistan Today reports.
At the plenary session is scheduled to run video on the problems of the Aral Sea. The specialists will also discuss the implementation of regional projects, reports of the representatives of the Executive Committee of the International Fund for Saving the Aral Sea, the heads of delegations of international organizations and donors.

Undoubtedly, the results of the conference will help shape a new vision and understanding of the international community the Aral Sea tragedy, to develop specific proposals to improve the environmental situation.

October 26, 2014