Cooperation in the framework of HPAP (UNIDO), May 2019

On May 22, 2019 the meeting of FinWaterWEI II (FWW) representative with UNIDO took place. UNIDO was represented by Ms. Nilgun Tas - Project Manager, Mr. Marat Usupov – Country Representative in the KR and Asel Duishenova – National Consultant.

The main meeting target was presentation of Health and Pollution Action Plan (HPAP) consisting of two Project concept notes one of which – “Upgrading of Water Quality Monitoring of Lake Issyk-Kul” - was developed within the close cooperation and under consultation support of FWW team. The document was approved by the State Agency of Environment Protection and Forestry under the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic (SAEPF) and the Ministry of Health (MH) of the Kyrgyz Republic.

The UNIDO mission was aimed at discussion with local counterparts and development partners the possible ways of following HPAP implementation.

In the result of UNIDO/FWW meeting both parties have expressed willingness to explore possibility of joint implementation of tasks identified in Issyk-Kul Concept note.