New innovative approaches in the effective management of water resources
Mar 19, 2018
More than 15 demonstrative projects by students included innovative ideas on effective and efficient management of water resources and water saving technologies.
Empower, Motivate, Innovate, Create.
Mar 16, 2018
More than 110 young women and girls from Tashkent improved their knowledge and skills in information technologies and innovations in a special event within the framework of Women Techmakers 2018 International Women’s Day Celebration (IWD), on March 11, 2018 at Inha University in Tashkent.
Transforming stereotypes, motivating women
Mar 13, 2018
“We used every opportunity we had to promote our idea, from social media to birthday parties. But many people still can’t think of women as being IT specialists.”
The Coca-Cola Foundation is investing $100,000 to improve water supply systems in the Takhtakupir district of Karakalpakstan within the UN Joint Programme on the Aral Sea
Feb 26, 2018
According to the United Nations, currently more than 40% of the world’s population suffers from water scarcity, 884 million people lack access to safe drinking water and over 1.7 billion living in river basins need additional sources of freshwater.
GLOBALG.A.P. certification becomes more affordable for agricultural producers in Uzbekistan
Jan 29, 2018
National standard of Good Agricultural Practice (G.A.P. – Good Agricultural Practice) based on requirements of GLOBALG.A.P. has been developed and introduced in Uzbekistan. Now, local companies planning to enter global market can obtain international GLOBALG.A.P. certificates spending less time and money.
How to promote and facilitate investment in Uzbekistan?
Dec 26, 2017
40 representatives of ministries, free economic zones and small industrial zones participated in a two-day training workshop on promoting and facilitating foreign direct investment in Uzbekistan. The workshop was facilitated by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) trainers and aimed at introducing state partners to best world practices of doing business and working with investors.
Can open data stimulate innovation?
Dec 20, 2017
The participants of the Hachkaton 2017 worked to develop socially important and innovative applications, messenger bots based on data available on the open data portal and official websites of government agencies of Uzbekistan.
How to improve sweet cherries production by applying advanced approaches?
Dec 15, 2017
Uzbekistan is among 40 countries where sweet cherry is grown. According to the data , Uzbekistan is in top 10 of largest sweet cherry producers in the world and out of 100 thousand tons of cherries produced in Uzbekistan 30% is exported to CIS and other foreign countries per year .
‘Demo Day’: Meet the finalists of the ‘Startup Initiatives-2017’ programme
Dec 12, 2017
A special event ‘Demo Day’ has finalized the second cycle of the three-month programme supporting youth startup initiatives.
What is citizens budget?
Dec 1, 2017
Over 60 participants from state bodies, parliament, civil society organizations and academia discussed the concept of disclosing information and introducing the mechanisms for involving citizens in the processes of reviewing, adopting and implementing of the State Budget as well as developing citizens budget in Uzbekistan.