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How to stop climate change: schoolchildren from 8 countries presented their projects

To mitigate the climate change impacts and reduce the carbon footprint, individuals shall gain the knowledge since young age. At the present time, the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and its…  


Director of UNDP’s Regional Bureau for Europe and CIS to visit Uzbekistan

From May 13-14 Ms. Mirjana Spoljaric Egger, the UNDP Assistant Administrator and Director of UNDP’s Regional Bureau for Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States will visit Uzbekistan to…  


Ways of improving Uzbekistan’s position in Doing Business ranking discussed in Tashkent

On April 17, 2019, UNDP jointly with the Senate of OliyMajlis organized a round table where representatives of the public sector, business community and international organizations participated. The…  


Technologies for precision farming will become more accessible in Uzbekistan

Young scientists from Inha University in Tashkent, with the support of the United Nations Development Programme, developed a weather station, pheromone traps and a special software which allows to…  


“Our motivation was our brother.”

Nastarin and Sevinch Mahmudova are no strangers to technology. The sisters were curious about the digital sphere from a young age.  


‘Demo Day’: Meet the finalists of the ‘Startup Initiatives-2018’ programme

A special event ‘Demo Day’ has finalized the third cycle of the youth startup initiatives support programme, where 18 teams pitched their projects. Best five projects received financial investment for…  


Ways to improve the competitiveness of local producers and stimulate foreign trade discussed in Tashkent

An international scientific-practical seminar on ensuring the competitiveness of Uzbek producers in foreign and domestic markets for goods and services was held in Tashkent. Following the event,…  


Promoting Women Participation in Public Administration in Uzbekistan

Increasing the socio-political activity of women, strengthening their role in government and society, ensuring the employment of women, graduates of vocational colleges, their widespread involvement…  


Statement attributable to Helena Fraser, UN Resident Coordinator in Uzbekistan, on recent confirmation of the Government of Uzbekistan to eradicate forced labour

The UN Resident Coordinator in Uzbekistan today welcomed the swift action taken by the Government of Uzbekistan to investigate and address the allegations which emerged last week of inappropriate…  


UNDP and Ministry of Innovative Development of Uzbekistan Sign MoU

The signed MoU marks an important milestone for partnership and sets out key areas of cooperation between two organizations from establishing the SDG Innovations and Governance Laboratory to…  

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