This baseline report contains the analysis of the project „Empower Women-Benefit for All“ participatory study of the livelihood situation in Tajikistan, prepared by the Youth Ecological Centre, Tadjikistan and WECF.

The focus of this report is on the socio‐economic situation of the target communities in Tajikistan. The research for this report is based on structured, semi‐formal group and individual interviews that were carried out by the local partners. Around 60 people were interviewed and focus group discussions with around 65 people were held. Main topics were gender, agriculture and WASH (water, sanitation and hygiene).