BAKU, Azerbaijan, June 4. Kyrgyzstan intends to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 2030, said the head of Kyrgyz delegation Almaz Isanov during the Stockholm+50 conference, Trend reports via Kyrgyz Ministry of Natural Resources, Ecology and Technical Supervision.
"Kyrgyzstan also plans to achieve carbon neutrality by 2050, and to reach these goals, President of Kyrgyzstan Sadyr Japarov named 2022 the Year of Mountain Ecosystem Protection and Climate Resilience. In this regard, the "Jashyl Muras" campaign was established, and efforts are being made to increase forest plants around the country," Isanov added.
According to him, Kyrgyzstan has announced its commitment to low-carbon development and now the country seeks financial assistance. Moreover, technology transfer is required to green the economy of developing mountain countries.
The Stockholm+50 conference provides an opportunity for Kyrgyzstan to assess progress and stimulate action towards the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals.