Current Status and Improvement of Institutional Base of Solving Soil Degradation and Low Agricultural Productivity Problems in Tajikistan

  • Murod Juraievich Ergashev
  • Islomkhudzha Ahmadovich Оlimov
Part of the International Yearbook of Soil Law and Policy book series (IYSLP, volume 2017)


This article discusses the state of the soil cover, problems of soil and land degradation, and the structure and state of the regulatory and legal framework to protect soil in the Republic of Tajikistan. The situation of the agricultural sector is outlined, and its development trend over the past few decades and the possibilities of its sustainable development for the near future are given. Appropriate recommendations on effective land management and introduction of advanced technologies for soil protection are provided, and the direction of the agricultural sector and the Republic’s economy aimed at sustainable development is considered.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Murod Juraievich Ergashev
    • 1
  • Islomkhudzha Ahmadovich Оlimov
    • 2
  1. 1.Soil Institute of Academy of Agriculture ScienceDushanbeTajikistan
  2. 2.Russian-Tajik (slavonic) UniversityDushanbeTajikistan

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