Towards strengthening local capacity development in rural areas

The EU funded project "Sustainable Development in Rural areas of Uzbekistan" continues its efforts toward strengthening local capacity development in rural areas of Uzbekistan. From May 28th to June 1st 2018, a group of CEED Bulgaria experts have met with Regional Working Groups to discuss and deliberate ideas for evolving Local and Regional Economic Development (LRED) strategies. Local agriculture and economic experts from Jizzakh and Namangan regions have met with international LRED specialists to brainstorm on key economic indicators and value-chain approaches leading to sustainable regional economic development and investment growth.