On February 25 in Tashkent a seminar on “Cooperation opportunities in the area of environmental technologies” was held to discuss the opportunities for cooperation. The event was organized by the Latvian Embassy in Uzbekistan in cooperation with CLEANTECH LATVIA and the Environmental Protection and Regional Development Ministry of Latvia.
The seminar was attended by representatives from the Environmental Protection and Regional Development Ministry of Latvia, Jurmala City council, CLEANTECH LATVIA and Latvian entrepreneurs working in the field of environmentally friendly technologies – Karme Filtrs, BAO, VentEko, Akorda, SWH Sets, EkoStandarts Technologies, Belss, Aqua-Brambis. On the other side of the discussions there were specialists from Uzbekistan state agencies responsible for ecological expertise, atmospheric control and eco-certification and private entrepreneurs working in the fields of energy efficiency and green technology implementation and maintenance.
Overall the seminar gathered more than 80 participants including representatives from the European Union and Central Asian countries` embassies accredited in Uzbekistan. Themes disucussed also attracted wide media interest.