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PPE waste challenges during the COVID-19 – new environmental disaster for the global community?

The wrong disposal of the PPE could become a growing problem for the environment and public health during the lockdown.  


E-SUD rises to the COVID-19 challenge

In the midst of the pandemic and quarantine, Uzbekistan’s electronic court system has proven its worth.  


One weekend and 600 ways to fight COVID19!

Uzbekistan’s youth have come out of the woodwork to help our country thrive during the quarantine. This is the start of something great.  


Covid-19 tying us together – closer and stronger we come

My may take away is that at times when the world is struggling from it, Covid-19 is also connecting and tying us together.  


Stronger off the Storm: Lessons for the Post-COVID Period by an Accelerator Lab

We want to have a 360-degree look at this ongoing experience as a big lesson by itself with many important take-aways for the post-pandemic future of our Lab.  


Health volunteers in Uzbekistan establish new approach to fight COVID-19

In the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, 400 medical workers, teachers, specialists in community mobilization, youth and pensioners, all health volunteers, immediately came together to establish a new…  


Punishment or positive motivation – Keeping people home during COVID-19

Fighting COVID-19 is a collective struggle experienced by people isolated by space but connected in spirit.  


Women’s rights in a changing society

A few years ago, conversations around gender-based violence in Uzbekistan were unwritten taboo. However, today we’re starting to see a shift in these entrenched attitudes, linked to renewed efforts…  


Wind of changes

In our field visit to Muynak, Karakalpakstan, the town welcomed us with a warm October weather: “You have arrived just in time!"  


I am never going back to my family...

A blog post from the victim of gender based violence.  

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