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Sustainable EU support for Turkmenistan’s Desert Communities
Water-Energy-Food (WEF) Nexus development solutions and restoring desert ecosystems in rural Turkmenistan
— Saparmurad Mukhiyev, Local farmer
The traditional way of living has not been changed. The breeding is taken over from generation to generation. This is what we can and love to do”
The restoration of Sardobs in Garagum combine ancestral experience in efficient resource use with modern technologies, and the success in the deserts of one small pocket of northern Turkmenistan could inspire region-wide restoration initiatives.
This is only a first glance at what WEF Nexus solutions can bring to Central Asia. The Central Asia Nexus Dialogue Project will soon break ground on additional projects across the region. Keep checking the Nexus Resource Platform for the latest news and activities from Central Asia.
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