On the 7th of June, 2018, a half-day technology workshop on solar technologies for GBAO region was successfully organized by Climadapt team. The workshop was aimed to provide a platform for local stakeholders, experts and technology suppliers to come together and have focused discussions on how to disseminate the use of solar energy technologies in GBAO region.
32 farmers, business owners, representatives of non-profit organizations and FMFB Loan Officers and managers from the various districts GBAO regions took part in the workshop.
The session was started by an introduction to the workshop by FMFB Chief Credit Officer Mr. Bezhan Kholiknazarov. The workshop provided a comprehensive overview of solar technologies, benefits and costs, including solar PV panels, solar dryers and solar water heaters presented by the local vendor. Climadapt Deputy Team Leader Mr. Farukh Kasimov presented Climadapt project, its activities and achievements and stressed out the importance of such activities, as it helps to disseminate the knowledge and proactively promotes climate resilience products to the end users.