The High-level Signing ceremony for Paris agreement

23.04.2016 11:56

On 22 April 2016 on the margins of plenary session of the High-level Signature ceremony for the Paris agreement the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan Mr. Sirodjidin Aslov delivered a statement on behalf of the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan and co-chaired one of the sessions.

During his statement, the Foreign Minister has emphasized the ever increasing impact of climate change on the environmental and socio-economic situation in the country and the entire region and emphasized the importance of approval of adaptation measures, which constitute a significant component of sustainable development.

The Minister has also noted that currently the National Strategy for Development of Tajikistan till 2030 and National Strategy for Adaptation to climate change are in their final stage of development and during their preparation due consideration will be given to environmental protection and adaptation to climate change issues.

The High-level Signing ceremony for Paris agreement