Online International Conference –

23-25 February 2022, online


Within the framework of the ‘Green Central Asia’ Initiative, the Kazakh-German University is organising the international conference – “The Silk Road of Knowledge: Science Meets Green Policy”. The conference will contribute to the exchange of existing scientific knowledge in Central Asia, thus supporting the development of policy proposals for decision makers in the region.


Objective of the conference: the conference aims at providing innovative solutions for the five Central Asian economies (Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan).


A high level session will be attended by the ministries of Germany and Central Asia.


The thematic sessions will be covering: climate security; disaster risk reduction and adaptation; water resources and water security in Central Asia; satellite data and digitalisation for optimising water distribution in the Aral Sea Basin; small scale renewable energy generation; sustainable soil management in steppe ecosystems; water, sanitation and gender; resource-saving production logistics.


Policy briefs will be presented during the thematic sessions.

Scientists are invited to submit working papers for each thematic sessions via the registration form.


Targeted audience: policymakers, sectoral experts from governmental institutions and ministries, environmental scientists interested in scientific exchange, representatives of private sector, business sector, young scientists.


Language of the conference: English, Russian.


Registration is open until 20 February 2022. Please click here to register.


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