National Program - Green Belt
Description/achievement of initiative

Within the large-scale national program "Green Belt" 50 million trees have been planted in Turkmenistan to create green belts around cities using advanced water-saving irrigation methods
Source: Government of Turkmenistan - Ministry of Environmental Protection

Action Network
  • Green economy policies, practices and initiatives
  • Location: Baharden, Turkmenistan
  • Date of completion: 1997
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