Establishment of Association of Pasture Users Unions


In order to provide further development of livestock and pasture sector and sustainable pasture management the establishment of Pasture Users Unions (PUUs) under the law of the Republic of Tajikistan “On Pastures” is considered expedient. Within the implementation of the Livestock and Pasture Development Project in its targeted districts have been established 203 PUUs. On the date of January 11th of this year in Sh. Shohin district of the Khatlon region at the initiative of PMU was held extraordinary meeting of PUUs heads in which were discussed issues on establishment of Association of Pasture Users Unions on district level. In course of given meeting number of PUUs heads selected as Board members made 5 and out of them was selected the head of given Association. Activities on establishment of PUUs in other targeted districts are in process.