Tajikistan: Inception and Consultation Mission 2019

An inception workshop held on 28 May 2019 in Dushanbe, Tajikistan.


Multi-stakeholder consultations (from top left clockwise: Ministry of Economic Development and Trade, Sughd Region and Khujand City Administration, development partners, Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Sughd Region)


Field visit in Sughd Free Economic Zone.

An inception mission for a CAREC economic corridor TA, financed by PRCF, and led by CWRC’s Guoliang Wu, visited the cities of Dushanbe and Khujand in Tajikistan on 24-28 May to discuss regional economic corridor development potentials and challenges among Shymkent (Kazakhstan), Tashkent (Uzbekistan), and Khujand cities and their surrounding regions. The team met with the Tajikistan Economic Development and Trade (MEDT) Minister Nematullo Hikmatullozoda, Governor of Sughd region Rajjabboi Ahmadzoda, and Mayor of Khujand city Maruf Muhammadzoda. Tajikistan Deputy Minister of MEDT Gulru Jabborzoda and TJRM Country Director Pradeep Srivastava opened a workshop with 40 participants from government agencies, private sector associations and development partners in attendance.

Inception Workshop Program