UN Resident Coordinator in Uzbekistan – Statement delivered by UN RC a.i. Mr.Sascha Graumann at the International Human Rights Conference
Nov 22, 2017
It is my pleasure on behalf of the UN Country Team in Uzbekistan to welcome you at the international conference on indicators for measuring progress on human rights.
Women's Committee and UNDP will promote women’s empowerment in Uzbekistan
Nov 20, 2017
The Women's Committee of Uzbekistan and UNDP are launching a joint project "Empowering Women to Participate in Public Administration and Socio-Economic Life ". This new initiative is aimed at increasing of social and political activeness of women and strengthening of their role in public administration.
E-SUD court filing system gains international attention in Uzbekistan
Nov 10, 2017
November 10, 2017, Tashkent – Assistant Secretary-General of the United Nations, Cihan Sultanoğlu, visited Uzbekistan to take part in an international conference on Central Asia, and witness first-hand the country’s technological advances in its court management systems.
Meteorological stations installed to help farmers in the Tashkent region
Oct 27, 2017
The joint project of Chamber of Commerce and Industry and UNDP ‘Business Forum of Uzbekistan (Phase III)’ has launched an initiative to install four agricultural meteorological stations in the Tashkent region and provide 800 private and dehkan farms in this area with free of charge recommendations on agrotechnical activities.
Uzbekistan-United Nations: Partnership for Sustainable Development
Oct 24, 2017
On October 24, Tashkent’s International Press Club (IPC) hosted a special session to discuss Uzbekistan’s cooperation with the UN in the area of sustainable development. The event was held to mark United Nations Day.
Mininfocom and UNDP to Work on Strengthening of the E-Governance Uzbekistan
Oct 17, 2017
Minfinkom and UNDP have launched a joint project “Public Administration Reforms and Digital Transformation”. This new initiative is aimed at assisting the government in carrying out reforms in the field of public administration and providing quality public services.
Multimedia equipment delivered to the Fergana Valley Civil Courts
Oct 16, 2017
On October 13, the Rule of Law Partnership in Uzbekistan presented 15 inter-district civil courts of the Fergana Valley with modern computer equipment that will help connect the courts to the E-SUD national electronic case management system.
UN Resident Coordinator visited Karakalpakstan
Oct 14, 2017
From 12-14 October 2017 Helena Fraser, UN Resident Coordinator in Uzbekistan and Olivier Chave, Ambassador of Switzerland in Uzbekistan visited the Republic of Karakalpakstan to familiarize with the current situation in the region and efforts of the Government to prevent the consequences of the environmental crisis; measures for adaptation to the climate change as well as the UN activities in Karakalpakstan. The visit was organized by the UN Joint Programme “Building the resilience of communities affected by the Aral Sea disaster through a Multi-Partner Human Security Fund for the Aral Sea”, funded by the United Nations Trust Fund for Human Security.
Chamber of Commerce and Industry and UNDP examine challenges of women entrepreneurs in Uzbekistan
Oct 13, 2017
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry and UNDP ‘Business Forum of Uzbekistan (Phase III)’ project with the support of the Women's Committee, and the Business Women’s Association has been conducting a research examining the barriers women face when starting, running and expanding a business in Uzbekistan. The results of the research will become the basis for a policy brief on stimulating the women entrepreneurship development in the country.
Freedom of religion is ‘vital investment’ for Uzbekistan reforms – UN expert
Oct 12, 2017
The raft of reforms under way in Uzbekistan must invest in the promotion and protection of human rights, including freedom of religion or belief, a UN expert has concluded at the end of an official visit to the country.