Succow Foundation at the side-event of the Central Asia Pavilion at the World Climate Change Conference

Hybrid on-site and online meeting on "Climate change and biodiversity in Uzbekistan". Succow Foundation is presenting the CADI project.

The International Climate Initiative (ICI) will be present at the World Climate Change Conference COP 26 in Glasgow in various formats and at a variety of events to present and discuss its work for international climate protection, climate adaptation and sustainable development.

The Succow Foundation will also be represented at the following event.

SIDE EVENT - Climate change and biodiversity in Uzbekistan

8. November | 15.30 - 16.30 GMT London Time
Format: Hybrid meeting

Zoom link:

Conference ID: 928 1140 1723
Password: 817340
In-person meeting: Central Asian Pavilion, PV78 (Exhibition Way, Glasgow G3 8YW)
Sprache: Russian-English (simultaneous translation)
Organised by: CAREC, Almaty, State Committee of Environment Uzbekistan


1. Online registration: 15.15 – 15.30

2. Opening speech: 15.30 – 15.40

Mr. Aliyor TILAVOV – Counsellor, Embassy of the Republic of Uzbekistan in London
Dr. Boris ERG – Director, IUCN Regional Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia (IUCN ECARO)

3. Presentations: 15.40 – 16.20

Mr. Jakhongir TALIPOV – Head of the Department/GEF OFP, State Committee for Ecology and Environment Protection
“Uzbekistan’s efforts towards Biodiversity conservation and Climate Change adaptation”

Prof. Joseph BULL – Senior Lecturer, University of Kent, UK
“Resurrection Island: enterprise, conservation and development around the Aral Sea”

MR. Jens WUNDERLICH – Head od Department Conservation and Biosphere, Michael Succow Foundation, Germany
“Central Asian Desert Initiative”

Mr. Abbos AKHADOV – Project Manager UNDP
“Promoting adaptation measures to increase ecosystem and biodiversity resilience to climate change”

Mr. David GILL – Senior Programme Manager, Fauna and Flora International (FFI), UK
“Upcoming initiatives in Central Asia: IWTCF and INL”

4. Discussion: Question & Answers | 16.20 – 16.25

5. Wrap-up and closing | 16.25 – 16.30