Welcome to IAMO Central Asia Research Group

IAMO's Central Asia Research Group is a network of scientists conducting interdisciplinary research on agricultural, socio-economic and ecological transformation processes in Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan.

Our state-of-the art, multidisciplinary research is targeting not only a research audience but also aims at policy-impact and scientific transfer into the economic sphere. In addition to research, we put a particular focus on knowledge transfer and capacity building in the region.


12 November 2021

MoU between IAMO and the Ministry of Agriculture of Uzbekistan

On November 11, IAMO Director Thomas Glauben and the Uzbek Minister of Agriculture Jamshid Khodjaev signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)  to further intensify the cooperation between IAMO and the Ministry of Agriculture of Uzbekistan. The...

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12 November 2021

Stakeholder Workshop on Innovative Index Insurance in Central Asia

On November 18, KlimALEZ team will organize an online dissemination workshop presenting project finding for stakeholder from business, politics and research. In addition to presentations for project members on novel data tools and applications, the...

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23 April 2021

Call for Papers Special Issue "30 years of agricultural reforms in Central Asia"

For a Special Issue "30 years of agricultural reforms in Central Asia" in Central Asian Journal of Water Research (CAJWR), we invite manuscripts from economists, sociologists and political scientists providing new understandings into the progress of agricultural reforms, farm restructuring, and...

Emerging from the Soviet centrally planned economy, each of five Central Asian countries opted for its own unique path of reorganizing its agricultural sector towards a desirable production and farm structure. The three decades of transformations and...

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Dr. Ihtiyor Bobojonov
Tel.: +49 345 2928-247

Dr. Nodir Djanibekov
Tel.: +49 345 2928-128