Yakkasaray interdistrict court on civil cases hosted international delegation
Feb 23, 2016
An official delegation, consisting of Mr. George Deikun, United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Central Asia Regional Mission Director, and Mr. Stefan Priesner, UNDP Resident Representative in Uzbekistan visited Yakkasaray interdistrict court on civil cases in Tashkent city, to observe the progress in scale-up of E-SUD e-justice system. The guests were hosted by Fayzulla Abduazimov, Deputy Chairman of the Supreme Court of the Republic of Uzbekistan. Over the course of the visit, the guest had the opportunity to first-hand observe the workflow of E-SUD e-justice system, including such crucial steps as registration process of the incoming case files by the court’s Registry office, further distribution of cases and appointment of the responsible judge, as well as the issuance of court order.
Youth startup initiatives support programme launched in Uzbekistan
Jan 28, 2016
UNDP and Chamber of Commerce and Industry ‘Business Forum of Uzbekistan (Phase-III)’ project in cooperation with higher educational institutions of the Tashkent city have launched a unique pilot program to support startup initiatives. The intensive startup initiatives support program provides an opportunity for students and young scientists to open their own startup and realize their potential in the field of entrepreneurship.
Economic courts: How to increase the efficiency and transparency of the proceedings?
Jan 22, 2016
The Supreme Economic Court of the Republic of Uzbekistan held a press conference to present to the general public the latest changes and new developments in the legislation, as well as the results of introduction of modern ICTs into the courts, specifically, the recently installed system of audio-visual recording of court proceedings. The particular system has been installed in 2015 on a pilot basis at the Supreme Economic Court, Tashkent city and regional economic courts, with the support of the joint 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), "Rule of Law Partnership in Uzbekistan".The project is being implemented by UNDP within its effort to promote effective governance.
Discussing the annual progress of cooperation in the judicial branch
Dec 17, 2015
Supreme Court of the Republic of Uzbekistan hosted a meeting of Interagency working group to discuss the annual progress of the “Rule of law partnership in Uzbekistan” for 2015. The project is a joint initiative of the Supreme Court of the Republic of Uzbekistan, United States Agency for International Development (USAID), and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
Developing the institution of public services in Uzbekistan
Dec 17, 2015
Large-scale measures are being introduced to develop e-government and ICT in the public administration in Uzbekistan. However, as international practice shows the success of these initiatives depends on the efficiency of internal administrative processes of government agencies ("back office") involved in the provision of public services to citizens and business entities.
Achievements and new goals of the project on promoting e-government
Dec 15, 2015
A joint project of UN Development Programme (UNDP) and the Ministry for development of information technologies and communication (MITC) “Promoting E-government for improved public service delivery” gathers its Board members for the first meeting, aimed at reviewing the progress made in 2015 and agreeing on the future steps.
Building skills and investing in new sectors needed to create job opportunities in developing Europe and Central Asia: 2015 Human Development Report
Dec 14, 2015
Continued progress in Europe and Central Asia depends on creating better job opportunities and working conditions for all women and men, according to the 2015 Human Development Report titled `Work for Human Development’, launched here today by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
Uzbekistan to celebrate International Day of Persons with Disabilities
Dec 2, 2015
International Day of Persons with Disabilities Festival will be held on 2 December 2015 at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Tashkent. The Festival will be an important part of a series of events intended to draw public attention to issues faced by persons with disabilities and ensuring equity for everyone.
Advanced monitoring – key for safety
Nov 26, 2015
On 25 November 2015, Mr Stefan Priesner, UN Resident Coordinator in Uzbekistan, jointly with Mr. Carlos Afonso, Head of the Regional Office for Central Asia and Eastern countries (DG-ECHO), held a meeting with the representatives of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Uzbekistan on the progress of preparation activities for launching the most advanced system for monitoring of natural hazards on the “Kamchik” mountain bypass.
‘From Peace in the Home to Peace in the World’ International Campaign 2015
Nov 19, 2015
The annual ‘From Peace in the Home to Peace in the World’ International Campaign will start in Uzbekistan on 19 November 2015. A 16-day series of events across the country aim to bring public attention to women’s rights promotion and protection.