MoU between IAMO and the Ministry of Agriculture of Uzbekistan
12 November 2021
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 document is based on four main points: Firstly, cooperation in modernising the education system of Tashkent State Agricultural University and other universities as well as various research institutes of the ministry will be further developed. Secondly, research and teaching capacities are to be expanded in the field of digitalisation of the food economy in Uzbekistan. Thirdly, a systematic exchange of experience and know-how on the impacts of climate change and on corresponding adjustments in the Uzbek agricultural and food sector will be pursued. Furthermore, IAMO and the Uzbek Ministry of Agriculture cooperate intensively in the field of science-based transfer of policies and technologies.