Useful Information


Terms of Participation


The participation in the Conference is free and includes meals during the two days of the Conference, as well as a field trip. The Conference participants are to cover their travel and accommodation expenses in Dushanbe.


Conference Venue


The conference venue is Hyatt Regency Dushanbe

Hotel Address:
26/1, Ismoili Somoni Prospekt
Dushanbe, Tajikistan, 734026
Tel: +992 48 702 1234 
Fax: +992 48 702 1235


Accommodation


Hyatt Regency Dushanbe

Address: 26/1, Ismoili Somoni Prospekt, 734026 Dushanbe, Tajikistan

Room category Price USD/per night*
Standard 124

 *Rate includes buffet breakfast, Internet access and is subject to 18% VAT and 2.5% service charge.

You can book directly by sending a request to shoira.pulatova@hyatt.com. In order to get the special rate please indicate that you are participating in the Eurasian Food Security Conference.


Dushanbe Serena Hotel

Address: Rudaki Street 14, 734013 Dushanbe, Tajikistan

Room category Price USD/per night*
Deluxe room 100

*Rate includes buffet breakfast, WI-FI Internet access and 2.5% Service fee and 18% VAT. An additional $45 will be charged for double occupancy.

You can book directly by sending a request to reservations.dsh@serena.com.tj and sulhiya.khaidarova@serena.com.tjIn order to get the special rate please indicate that you are participating in the Eurasian Food Security Conference. 


Sheraton Dushanbe Hotel

Address48 Ayni Street, 734024  Dushanbe, Tajikistan

Room category Price USD/per night*
Classic room 165

 *Rate includes buffet breakfast, Internet access and 2.5% Service fee and 18% VAT.

You can book directly by sending a request to reservations.dushanbe@sheraton.comIn order to get the special rate please indicate booking code: ECFS2017. 


ATLAS Hotel

Address: 32,34 Nisor Mukhammad st, 734124 Dushanbe, Tajikistan 

Room category Price USD/per night*
Standard room 80

*Rate includes buffet breakfast, WI-FI Internet access and 2.5% Service fee and 18% VAT. Please note that Atlas hotel accepts ONLY payments in cash.

You can book directly by sending a request to info@atlashoteldushanbe.com  or reservation@atlashoteldushanbe.com. In order to get the special rate please indicate that you are participating in the Eurasian Food Security Conference. 


Travel and Visa Information


Direct flights to Dushanbe during the week of the Conference are available from the following cities:

  • Almaty (Kazakhstan)
  • Bishkek (The Kyrgyz Republic) — flights available only on certain days of the week
  • Dubai (UAE) — flights available only on certain days of the week
  • Yekaterinburg (Russia)
  • Moscow (Russia)
  • Novosibirsk (Russia) — flights available only on certain days of the week
  • Saint-Peterburg (Russia) — flights available only on certain days of the week
  • Istanbul (Turkey) — flights available only on certain days of the week
  • Tehran (Iran) — flights available only on certain days of the week
  • Urumchi (China) — flights available only on certain days of the week

Transfer flights are available from the following cities:

In case you are traveling from Ashgabat, Yerevan, Washington DC and Copenhagen transfer flights via Moscow are available. However, please note that you might have to change the airport in Moscow and will thus require a Russian visa.

For visa information please consult the website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan


About Dushanbe & Tajikistan


Climate: Dushanbe has a Mediterranean (Dry Summer Subtropical) climate with dry hot summers and mild winters. In October, the average high temperature is 24° C (75° F) and the average low is 6° C (44° F).
Time zone: UTC +05:00
Country code: +992
Currency and Banking:
Tajikistan is mostly a cash-only economy. Credit cards are rarely accepted, and traveler’s checks are not used. International banking services are limited. Some ATM machines are available and dispense local currency.
Tajikistan’s national currency is the Somoni (TJS), which is convertible. Currency exchange services are available at the airport in Dushanbe, at hotels and in most banks in Tajikistan.
Below are exchange rates for USD, EUR and RUR into TJS as of April 5th, 2017:
1 USD = 8.3 TJS
1 EUR = 8.9 TJS
1 RUR = 0.15 TJS
Updated exchange rate information is available on the National Bank of Tajikistan website: http://nbt.tj/en/kurs/kurs.php