Project | Apr, 2022 - Mar, 2024

Enhancing Cooperation for Conservation Impact in the Western Tien-Shan

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Overview and objectives

Summary:
The World Heritage Committee has requested in 2018 that the State Parties complete the transboundary management framework for the Western Tien Shan World Heritage site, with the support of IUCN …
The World Heritage Committee has requested in 2018 that the State Parties complete the transboundary management framework for the Western Tien Shan World Heritage site, with the support of IUCN (Decision 42 COM 7B.69). The transboundary cooperation will be improved through harmonisation of programs among its seven protected areas, that would ensure comparability of indicators and methodologies resulting in the improved position for joint conservation actions.
Objective:
Our overall objective is to achieve better management of the Western Tien Shan WH site and conservation of its values by establishing transboundary cooperation between its seven protected areas, and…
Our overall objective is to achieve better management of the Western Tien Shan WH site and conservation of its values by establishing transboundary cooperation between its seven protected areas, and building their capacity for effective and harmonised monitoring, reporting, and implementation of conservation measures.

Project at a glance

Start date:
Apr, 2022
End date:
Mar, 2024
Budget:
Nature 2030 priorities:
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Members and partners

Padysha-Ata State Nature Reserve (KYR),
Sairam-Ugam State National Nature Park (KAZ),
Sary-Chelek State Biosphere Nature Reserve (KYR),
State committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan on ecology and environmental protection,
The Kazakhstan UNESCO National Commission,
Ugam-Chatkal State Biosphere Nature Reserve (UZB),
Ugam-Chatkal State National Park (UZB),
Aksu-Jabagly State Nature Reserve, Kazakhstan,
Besh-Aral State Nature Reserve (KYR),
Biodiversity Conservation Fund of Kazakhstan,
Chatkal State Biosphere Nature Reserve (UZB),
Karatau State Nature Reserve, Kazakhstan,
Ministry of Ecology and natural resources of the Republic of Kazakhstan,
Ministry of Natural Resources, Environment and Technical Supervision, Kyrgyz Republic