The State Committee for Environmental Protection and Forestry of Tajikistan and UNITAR signed a Memorandum of Agreement concerning a project “Preparing a National Profile to Assess National Capacities for Implementation of the Aarhus Convention” in 2004.

Mr. Kodir Boturov, State Committee for Environmental Protection and Forestry served as focal point. A National Coordinating Team consisting of three Working Groups was established to guide and oversee project implementation.
National Planning Workshop
A National Planning Workshoptook place on the 18th June 2004 in Dushambe. Participants from a broad range of government agencies and stakeholder groups participated in the event.
National Profile Development
The final version of the National Profile was made available in 2005; it is available from our publications page in Tajik, Russian, and English.
Tajikistan noted that preparation of the National Profile significantly facilitated national reporting under the Convention (consistent with Reporting Requirements for Aarhus Convention: Decision 1/8; ECE/MP.PP/2/Add.9/).