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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!"  


HDR 2019: With steady progress, Uzbekistan falls in high Human Development category

Republic of Uzbekistan ranks 108 out of 189 countries and territories as per the Human Development Index (HDI) which measures national progress in health, education and income and is annually…  


Volunteers Day celebration in Nukus

This year’s theme "Volunteer for an inclusive future", focuses on SDG 10 and the pursuit of equality and inclusion through volunteerism.  


In Uzbekistan, Special Advisor to UNDP Administrator calls for renewed action on Aral Sea region

Aral Sea region declared by UNDP and Uzbek government as new zone for ecologic innovations.  


Let’s seize rising tides of hope for the people of the Aral sea

Coming from a generation who witnessed the tragedy evolving as we grew up, each of us in Uzbekistan Accelerator Lab carry our own stories as nemesis of our professional conscience.  


In Karakalpakstan, over 2,080 community volunteers are involved in public health

Desiccation of the Aral Sea, once the fourth-largest inland lake in the world until 1960, with an area of 68.9 thousand square kilometers and water volume 1083 cubic kilometers caused spreading of…  


When the mission is the health and wealth of others

“The health of every single family in our community is extremely important to me. I have always been paying close attention to the neighbors surrounding me, I do care about every single one of them…  


Respiratory diseases

The UN Volunteers team of the UN Joint Programme*, with the support of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Karakalpakstan, has developed a poster on the main symptoms of respiratory diseases and…  


Mother and child healthcare

Reproductive health is not only the absence of diseases of the reproductive system, but a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being, the creation of favorable conditions in the family…  


Gastrointestinal diseases

The UN Volunteers team of the UN Joint Programme*, with the support of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Karakalpakstan, prepared a poster on gastrointestinal symptoms and a number of…  

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