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Third Regional Consultations of National Human Rights Institutions of Central Asia held in Tashkent

Annual regional consultations had conducted since 2016 provide the NHRIs of Central Asia with a platform for sharing experience and best practices. Such knowledge-sharing contributes to strengthening…  


The International Conference ‘Administrative Justice in the Republic of Uzbekistan: Current State and Development Prospects’

In the first quarter of 2019 the administrative courts heard 5,584 public law cases, with the rights of 4,635 citizens and legal entities being restored as a result, and with disciplinary actions…  


The Multi-partner Human Security Trust Fund for Aral Sea Region approves funding for two projects worth US$3.085 million to benefit 30,000 people in Karakalpakstan

On 3 June, the Steering Committee of the Multi-partner Human Security Trust Fund for Aral Sea Region (the MPHSTF) reviewed proposals received under its First Call for Proposals.  


Conduction of assessment of technological needs among women in rural areas

Within the UNDP/GEF and Ministry of Construction joint project "Market Transformation for Sustainable Rural Housing in Uzbekistan" focus group meetings were conducted with women in rural areas of…  


New innovative solutions in the field of anti-corruption discussed in Tashkent

The Forum was aimed to share and discuss best practice examples of using innovations in the prevention, detection and investigation of corruption in the ECIS region and beyond, reflect on the next…  


Training on building codes for energy-efficient houses was conducted in Termez

Within the framework of the joint UNDP and Ministry of Construction project "Market Transformation for Sustainable Rural Housing in Uzbekistan" funded by the Global Environment Facility (GEF),…  


Ways to build better relationships with media representatives discussed in Nukus

Based on the priorities of the Government of Uzbekistan to improve the functional capacities and performance of local Kengashes of people's deputies at the regional and district levels, the Joint…  


UNDP promotes legal culture and legal awareness of migrant workers

Labor migration is an actual problem of our time. The number of labor migrants in the world is growing every year and has already exceeded 164 million people.  


UN agencies assist Uzbekistan in implementing the UN Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women

Uzbekistan acceded to the UN Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women in June 1995. Every four years, the Government submits reports to the UN Committee on the…  


UNDP Resident Representative in Uzbekistan visits Khorezm region

Since 1993, UNDP has been supporting the development priorities of Uzbekistan, and has made a particular emphasis on development issues of the regions. From April 5 – 6, UNDP Resident Representative…  

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