Abdulkhamid Kayumov is Director of the Tajik Country Branch of CAREC. He has over 20 years’ professional and research experience on climate change, environment and the study of glaciers. He is also one of the lead authors of the National Communications on climate change under the UNFCCC.
In PRISE, he coordinated the national expert team on economic development and food security and liaised with governmental and non-governmental institutions, the private sector and academia. At the project consortium level, he is contributing to research project 2: Migration, remittances, adaptation and resilience in arid and semi-arid regions of Senegal and Tajikistan, research project 4: Enabling environment for private sector/multi-stakeholder action to strengthen resilience to climate change and supporting the project team in field research.