Protecting Tajikistan from Avalanches, Floods, and Droughts | Asian Development Bank

Protecting Tajikistan from Avalanches, Floods, and Droughts

Video | 29 March 2017

Climate change-induced avalanches, flash floods, droughts, and landslides, are becoming increasingly frequent in mountainous Tajikistan. Through the Pilot Program for Climate Resilience of the Climate Investment Funds, the Asian Development Bank has been helping the country improve resilience to extreme weather events in the Pyanj River Basin, protecting land, crops, and infrastructure, and saving human lives.