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.
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.
International standards on water measuring will be applied in Uzbekistan
Nov 1, 2017
From January 1, 2018 four international standards on water measuring will be applied in the Republic of Uzbekistan.
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.
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.
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.
E-SUD as an innovative system of transparent and open justice
Sep 28, 2017
A court order has formally incorporated Uzbekistan’s all 75 civil courts into the national E-SUD system. The system was first developed in 2013, and has been implemented by the joint ‘Rule of Law in Uzbekistan’ project of the Supreme Court of the Republic of Uzbekistan, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
Are young women a key to the growth of Uzbekistan’s ICT industry?
Sep 6, 2017
There is currently a greatly untapped resource of women programmers, who are essential to the understaffed global ICT industry (an estimated 800,000 extra professionals will be needed in Europe by 2020). But women programmers, especially those in management roles, make up a small minority of the world’s IT professionals. The landscape for women programmers is not much different here in Uzbekistan. The share of women in technical universities is only 16-22 percent of the total number of students. Technovation Challenge.