Effective land management requires involvement of the community
Apr 21, 2017
The experts and national partners of the of joint UNDP project Reducing Pressure on Natural Resources from Competing Land Use on Non-irrigated Dry Mountainous, Semi-desert, and Desert Landscapes of Uzbekistan project of the United Nations Development Programme, Global Environmental Facility, and the State Committee on Land Resources, Geodesy, Cartography, and State Cadastre (Yergeodezcadastre) of Uzbekistan reviewed the issues related to legal, economic, and environmental aspects of rational use of land resources and their conservation.
National Transparency Index Reveals Most Open Government Institutions in Uzbekistan
Apr 19, 2017
National Transparency Index of Uzbekistan published ranking of 47 government agencies on how open and transparent their activities are from the viewpoint of citizens as required by the Law on Transparency. The joint project of UNDP and Ministry for Development of Information Technologies and Communications on electronic government promotion supported the Public Transparency Council of Uzbekistan in developing the methodology to calculate the index and guidelines on transparency for government agencies.
Functional review to improve the civil courts in Uzbekistan
Apr 18, 2017
The Supreme Court of the Republic of Uzbekistan hosted an international Round Table entitled ‘Further enhancement of activities of civil courts - priority area of judicial and legal reforms’, organized in the framework of the joint project of the Supreme Court, USAID and UNDP ‘Rule of Law partnership in Uzbekistan’.
Development of the Aral Sea region – priority area of cooperation
Apr 14, 2017
On 13-14 April 2017, representatives of diplomatic corps and international organizations accredited in Uzbekistan, representatives of ministries, agencies, national and regional mass media took part in the field trip to the Republic of Karakalpakstan organized within the UN Joint Programme “Building the resilience of communities affected by the Aral Sea disaster through the Multi-Partner Human Security Fund for the Aral Sea”. The trip was aimed at showcasing the results of the first phase of the UN Joint Programme, raise the awareness of participants on importance of concerted efforts in support to development of the Aral Sea region and aiming at expanded donor assistance to the region through the proposed Multi-Partner Human Security Fund for Aral Sea region.
Experts from Uzbekistan learned the mid-term budgeting experience of the Czech Republic
Apr 7, 2017
In April 3-7, 2017 UNDP “Local Governance Support Programme/Phase II” (LGSP-II) organized a study tour on “Midterm Budgeting at Regional Level” for high and mid level specialists from the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Economy, Jizzakh, Tashkent and Namangan regional khokimiyats.
Specialists from Uzbekistan enhanced knowledge on use of natural refrigerants
Mar 31, 2017
Refrigeration specialists from Uzbekistan took part in the international training organized in the city of Rottenburg am Neckar (Germany) on 27-31 March 2017.
World Water Day Celebrated in Uzbekistan
Mar 23, 2017
From March 16-22 the joint project of EU and United Nations Development Programme ‘Technical Capacity Building’ of the European Union’s Sustainable Water Management in Uzbekistan’s Rural Areas Programme organized awareness raising events to celebrate the World Water Day.
UNDP supports sharing UK best practice in public service transformation
Mar 16, 2017
А training course on improvement of public services is being hosted at the Poytakht business center, with the participation of more than 30 representatives of ministries and agencies, «Electronic Government» system development Center, Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Uzbekistan, UNDP in Uzbekistan, British Embassy and Asian Development Bank.
UN assists in developing women’s entrepreneurship in Karakalpakstan
Mar 7, 2017
More than 150 women residing in the three districts of Karakalpakstan will participate in the training seminars on development of women’s entrepreneurship.
Further cooperation in Rule of Law discussed
Feb 28, 2017
On February 28, 2017 a courtesy meeting between Chairperson of the Supreme Court Shayunus Gaziev and UN Resident Coordinator, UNDP Resident Representative in Uzbekistan Stefan Prisner was conducted at the Supreme Court.