The new phase of the women farmers training programe project "improvement of skills and knowledge in the practice of agriculture, agribusiness and the sharing of experiences of Uzbek women farmers" started in April 2018. In accordance with the plan of implementation of the project, two experts conducted a study to assess the needs of women farmers. Questionnaires have been prepared based on previous trainings and their results included in the report on the current situation of farms in agriculture of Uzbekistan.
On April 25 of this year, at the Tashkent State Agrarian University was held a training seminar as part of the project “Increasing the knowledge and experience of women farmers in agriculture and agribusiness, as well as expanding cooperation between the centers organized in the system of universities”.
In April 23, 2019 of Samarkand District of Samarkand Region, the opening ceremony of information and consultation (extension) center of agriculture conducted successfully based on 4020 -Resolution of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan dated November 20, 2018 "On measures to create additional conditions for the development of greenhouse complexes".
Regional training for trainers on strengthening agricultural extension services and advisory services for farmers was held in Tashkent. The event was organized by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Sub-regional Office for Central Asia in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture of Uzbekistan for participants from Azerbaijan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan.
On 5-6 April, Bukhara will host the meeting of the Executive Committee of the International Sericultural Commission with participation of representatives from 20 member countries of the organization.