Democratic Governance

  • ACCESS: Promoting Accessibility, Civic Consciousness, Employment, and Social Support for People with Disabilities

  • Local Governance Support: Participation and PartnershipLocal Governance Support: Participation and PartnershipThe 'Local Governance Support: Participation and Partnership' project works to help reform Uzbekistan's local governance by improving transparency and enhancing relations with citizens.

  • Inclusive Employment and Social PartnershipInclusive Employment and Social PartnershipThe ‘Inclusive Employment and Social Partnership’ project aims to enhance cooperation between civil society organisations and the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection to ensure the employment and social protection of socially-handicapped women and persons with disabilities.

  • Social Innovation and Volunteerism in UzbekistanSocial Innovation and Volunteerism in UzbekistanConducted jointly by UNDP, UNV and national partners, the ‘Social Innovation and Volunteerism’ project aims to empower and support Uzbekistan’s youth participating in community development processes.

  • Parliamentary Support and Public EngagementParliamentary Support and Public EngagementThe 'Parliamentary Support and Public Engagement' project works to provide support in strengthening information and communication in parliament, and in enhancing the institutional base of the informational and analytical activities of both Chambers of the Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

  • Civil Justice Reform: Effective Court ManagementCivil Justice Reform: Effective Court ManagementThe ‘Civil Justice Reform: Effective Court Management’ project works to promote the liberalisation, enhancement and reform of Uzbekistan’s justice system.

  • Strengthening National Capacities to Address Emerging Challenges in fighting the Spread of Three Diseases (AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria)Strengthening National Capacities to Address Emerging Challenges in fighting the Spread of Three Diseases (AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria)The objective of the UNDP ‘Strengthening National Capacities to Address Emerging Challenges in fighting the Spread of Three Diseases (AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria)’ project is to support national partners, including the Multisectoral Expert Council (MEC) and its secretariat, in formulating strategies towards the halting the spread of HIV, Tuberculosis and Malaria by strengthening oversight and coordination capacities.


The UNDP Governance Unit works to enhance the efficiency, transparency and accountability of government in Uzbekistan. Working in close cooperation with the executive, legislative and judiciary branches of government, in addition to national institutions and NGOs, the unit has worked to improve citizen access to public, social and legal services, decentralise the public administration system and enhance parliamentary capacity. The unit has also enhanced NGO-Government partnerships to support vulnerable women and people with disabilities, while working to address the HIV epidemic in Uzbekistan, promote volunteerism as a means for social change, and introduce economic diplomacy.

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The United Nations Development Assistance Framework
UNDAF for the Republic of Uzbekistan: 2010-2015

The United Nations Development Assistance Framework for the Republic of Uzbekistan is the result of a consultative process undertaken to analyse how the United Nations can most effectively respond to Uzbekistan’s national priorities and needs.

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