President Shavkat Mirziyoyev has held a meeting with public figures of Karakalpakstan at a culture center in Muinak district.
The head of state congratulated the audience on the upcoming Independence Day and conveyed earnest words of respect to the people of Karakalpakstan.
“We have started a great cause. We are carrying out in-depth reforms sought to enquire into the concerns of each region, find a way to the soul of every person, and sow the seeds of hope. People should live well not tomorrow, not in the distant future, but today,” the President insisted.
The results of this policy are clearly visible in Karakalpakstan.
Talks about improving the life of the Aral Sea population have been going on for half a century now. But real actions for the good of the region began in the last two years.
At the initiative of Shavkat Mirziyoyev, a multi-partner Trust Fund for the Aral Sea Region was created under the auspices of the UN. The Aral Sea International Innovation Center under the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan and the Aral Innovation Support Fund were organized. On the dry bottom of the Aral Sea, protective greenery are planted, small ponds are created in the Amu Darya Delta.