ASHGABAT, Turkmenistan, September 25. Turkmenistan pays great attention to reducing methane emissions, Trend reports.
This was stated by Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan Rashid Meredov during the 'Independence of Turkmenistan: experience and prospects for the development of international cooperation' International Conference, held in Ashgabat.
During the event, the Deputy Prime Minister confirmed the country's resolute readiness to implement the roadmap of international cooperation to reduce methane emissions, approved by the President of Turkmenistan.
Furthermore, the head of the country's Foreign Ministry informed about the details of the process of Turkmenistan's accession to the Global Commitment in this direction.
Meanwhile, Turkmenistan plans to achieve zero growth in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030, and in the long term to significantly reduce emissions annually, both at the expense of its financial resources and with the technical and financial support of international organizations.