On 21st and 28th July 2017 the Climadapt Team organized its next Technology Workshops on innovative climate resilience technologies dedicated to the Equipment Modernization, which can generate significant reduction of energy consumption and electricity bills, improve efficiency and quality of products. Approximately 50 representatives of SMEs, NGOs and Partner Financial Institutions (PFIs) from both Sogd and Khatlon regions participated in the workshops.
The objective of these workshops was to increase awareness and interest in climate resilience technologies among the SMEs. The first presentation of the workshop covered the types of energy efficient technologies, which could be financed by the Climadapt, the benefits for the SMEs and success stories. Second presentation explained the advisory services offered for the eligible SMEs by the EBRD ASB Team. Participants had an opportunity to ask questions, discuss and exchange experiences during the workshops. In general, the workshops were very positively evaluated by the participants.
Technology workshop on solar dryers for fruits and vegetables was organized by the Climadapt team on April 25, 2018. It brought together 54 farmers of Kanibadam district. Growing apricots and peaches and their further processing and export is widely developed in Kanibadam and Isfara districts of Sugd region.